Graphic Arts/Design, Information Technology and Web
4 Year Degree
The National Grants Management Association (NGMA), a growing membership association based in Washington, D.C., has an immediate opening for a full-time, telecommuting, Webmaster/Graphic Designer. This position reports to NGMA’s Executive Director but supports NGMA's Board of Directors, staff, volunteers and members.
The ideal candidate will have exceptional organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously from a home office. Primary duties include, but are not limited to:
WEBSITE MAINTENANCE – Maintains, updates and creates original graphics on NGMA's website on the WordPress Platform, including monitoring regular backups, keeping WordPress and all plugins current. Updates events and website information on a regular basis. Must be able to upload and customize a Wordpress theme.
EMAIL BLASTS – Creates email blasts as needed, including weekly blasts, special blasts, event blasts/invites, confirmation notices, etc. through HTML coding in Abila netForum.
SOCIAL MEDIA/WEBSITE - Provides updates and suggestions to enhance NGMA’s website. Manages and maintains NGMA’s social media pages including Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and other similar community social sites. Supports the stand-up of NGMA's upcoming Social Community (NGMA Network), including posting of announcements, events, resources, and other information for members.
MARKETING MATERIALS – Designs and manages production of marketing materials as requested. This includes items such as brochures, banners, podium signs, and other signage as requested.
ANNUAL CONFERENCE SUPPORT - Designs and manages the production of NGMA's Annual Conference Program, PowerPoint presentation template, awards, invitations, etc..
Assists with other projects as assigned.
Candidate will preferably live in the Washington, DC, Virginia, or Maryland area. NGMA's Executive Director works in Sterling, VA.
Candidate will preferably live in the Washington, DC, Virginia or Maryland area. NGMA's Executive Director works in Sterling, VA.
Candidates will possess the following qualifications and skills:
Bachelor’s degree preferred.
Three to five years experience in a membership association.
Demonstrated ability to work independently and efficiently on a variety of concurrent tasks from a home office.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Proficiency in Wordpress, Abila Netforum, HTML, CSS, SSL, Adobe Creative Suite (Primarily Illustrator and InDesign), Microsoft Office including Word and PowerPoint.
Knowledge and understanding of social media such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.
Experience with membership software, preferably Abila netFORUM Pro.
The Webmaster/Graphic Designer has the flexibility to work full-time from a home office. The Executive Director works in Sterling, VA. Ability to travel to Sterling, VA preferred. Onsite attendance at NGMA's Annual Training in Arlington, VA each April for a week is required.
Send your cover letter, resume and samples (including links to websites you have independently designed, samples of graphics you have independently created, samples of brochures and blasts you have independently created, etc.) to NGMA's Executive Director, Shelly Slebrch at firstname.lastname@example.org with Webmaster/Graphic Designer in the subject line.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: Healthcare and retirement currently not offered (hopefully in the near future)
NGMA is recognized throughout the grants management industry as the membership association leader providing training, tools, and resources, assisting grants professionals in maintaining high levels of competency and establishing standards of excellence within the grants industry. NGMA provides comprehensive full lifecycle grants management training, professional certification, continuing professio...nal education, resources and forums for networking. NGMA serves all levels of government (federal, state, local, tribal), nonprofit organizations, foundations, higher education, and affiliated private sector organizations. Collectively, NGMA members are responsible for managing billions of dollars in grants.