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Job TitleMarketing and Development Coordinator
OrganizationLutheran Women in Mission (LWML)
ContactVanessa Johnson
Address801 Seminary Place Suite L010
LocationSt. Louis, Missouri 63105
Phone3145057505
Emailvanessa.johnson@lwml.org
Position Overview-Lutheran Women in Mission (LWML) is seeking a dynamic and resourceful Marketing and Development Coordinator to join our team. This position plays a pivotal role in supporting both marketing and fundraising efforts by implementing marketing strategies, creating compelling content, and fostering donor engagement. The ideal candidate will possess strong marketing skills to contribute to our outreach and communication efforts, and a passion for advancing the mission of Lutheran Women in Mission.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
• Assist in the planning and execution of fundraising campaigns, events, and initiatives.
• Coordinate with the creative team to create compelling fundraising materials, including emails, appeals, and social media content.
• Cultivate relationships with donors through targeted communications, personalized outreach, and acknowledgment efforts.
• Develop and implement a comprehensive donor engagement strategy aligned with the goals and mission of Lutheran Women in Mission.
• Plan, coordinate, and execute email marketing campaigns, newsletters, and updates to donors, volunteers, and stakeholders.
• Monitor campaign performance and optimize based on analytics.
• Maintain accurate and up-to-date donor records in the organization’s database.
• Generate reports and analyze data to evaluate the success of marketing and fundraising efforts.
• Plan and coordinate marketing efforts for exhibits, events, and community outreach activities.
• Create event timelines and checklists to ensure successful execution.
• Liaise with vendors, sponsors, and volunteers to secure necessary services and resources.
• Collaborate with the creative team to create and execute email campaigns that align with fundraising and awareness initiatives.
• Utilize email to promote events, campaigns, and organizational milestones.
• Ensure that all written content aligns with the brand voice, style guidelines, and messaging strategy for Lutheran Women in Mission.
• Collaborate with other creative team members to maintain consistency across various communication channels, and to gather content and share updates in real-time.
• Review and edit content to ensure accuracy, clarity, and grammatical correctness.
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams to refine and improve communication materials.
• Welcome office visitors, answer phones, and handle general inquiries with professionalism and courtesy.
• Assist with convention registration and generate reports as needed.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
• Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications, Nonprofit Management, or a related field.
• Proven experience in nonprofit marketing and development roles.
• Previous experience working in LCMS-related capacity preferred.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
• Proficiency in email marketing tools, including best practices, emerging trends, and compliance.
• Familiarity with fundraising campaigns, donor engagement, and event coordination.
• Excellent written and verbal communication abilities.
• Familiarity with donor management software (DonorPerfect).
• Creative thinking and ability to generate compelling and impactful content.
• Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
• Detail-oriented with strong organizational and project management abilities.
• Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment.
• Willingness and ability to occasionally work nights or weekends.
• Willingness and ability to travel.
• Supportive of and enthusiastic about LWML’s mission and ministry.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY: None

POSITION TYPE: Full-Time

SALARY: $40,000 - $45,000 per year plus comprehensive employee benefits package

REPORTS TO: Executive Director

LOCATION:
This position is based at our headquarters on the Concordia Seminary campus in St. Louis, Missouri. Hybrid remote work may be available.

APPLY:
Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to careers@lwml.org. Please include “Marketing & Development Coordinator – [Your Name]” in the subject line.

ABOUT LWML
The Lutheran Women’s Missionary League (LWML) is the leading women’s organization of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. Since 1942, LWML has focused on affirming each woman’s relationship with Christ, encouraging and equipping women to live out their Christian lives in active mission ministries, and to support global missions. We’re a nonprofit organization that encourages women to joyfully proclaim Christ, support missions, and to honor God by serving others.

Expiration3/31/2024

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