LEC 2021 Position Needs
The Live Events Coalition in 2021 is excited and ready to push for a multi-phased recovery package for the events industry, in addition to creating and releasing an effective messaging campaign to bring back event consumer confidence in 2021. To that end, we need to fill some key positions within our board and committee leadership to help structure our needs and goals moving forward. Please email email@example.com with your interested position(s) and relevant experience. Thank you!
For each of the positions below, we need proven leaders with effective management skills who can work independently.
Head of Development
An integral position in the LEC, this person will be in charge of all Development Committees and be the connective tissue between various fundraising and sponsorship activities of the organization. Experience in sales, especially in a managerial role, is highly preferred. This person will be accountable for overall revenue of the LEC and report to the Executive Director.
The Board Secretary will manage the various legal and administrative and governance issues in the LEC. This position will be responsible for ensuring legal compliance, board governance issues including board ethics and code conduct, communication with Legal, and other administrative matters of the LEC. We are looking for an organized person who would not be afraid to speak up to ensure that with legal/admin issues are dealt with adequately. This position will report to the Executive Director.
The Development arm of the LEC encompasses Individual, Business, and Sponsorship areas. We also have a Benefits Admin and Benefits Design Committee as well. People looking to connect with others in the industry and network should look into joining a development committee!
Marketing and Communications
Social Media Manager
We are looking for a day-to-day social media manager who will oversee social media needs for the organization, including maintaining a social media schedule, curating and organizing relevant content, posting to all platforms as needed, and more. Candidates should have experience with Facebook, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube, along with complementary programs such as Tweetdeck, Unfold, etc.
We are looking for a Marketing Manager to help the organization manage the overall marketing needs, such as curating and developing messaging across all platforms, managing marketing partnerships with external organizations, finding and developing relationships with relevant organizations for marketing purposes, and more. Candidates must have excellent writing and copy editing skills along with a strong attention to detail.
We are looking for a graphic designer with a keen sense of marketing design to help build assets across the organization. Projects include creating an overall design aesthetic for particular projects, working on graphics or one-sheeters related to LEC’s mission, updating existing graphics, working on special projects as they relate to the overall marketing of the organization and more. Candidates must have experience designing with an eye for digital marketing and have access to any software needed for design (Adobe products, especially).
Love networking? Look no further. This committee is responsible for connecting the leadership of each state to create and build their LEC Coalitions and facilitate the onboarding of each state coalition to the national organization. Connecting and meeting new people are the primary roles here and there is plenty of work to be done!
Looking for A/R specialist to facilitate donation requests, create invoices and follow up on outstanding pledges as requested. This person will also review and notify donors of upcoming recurring pledges. Must be familiar with Quickbooks online.
Systems – IT Administration
Looking for IT Generalist to make changes to our software infrastructure and manage shared document storage and build out or update software tools for LEC use as requested. No coding experience required. Most updates will be done using user enabled customizations. Must be familiar with google tools (drive, docs, sheets, etc…) Hubspot (which will be phased out) and more.