IMG_6847A career at the Des Moines Social Club offers the unique opportunity to be a key-player in the arts and non-profit community in Des Moines, IA.

The tight-knit staff truly works as a team–collaborating with artists, other organizations, and the community to produce over 700 exciting and innovative events each year.


SALARY AND BENEFITS
DMSC offers salary and benefit packages competitive among other Des Moines nonprofit organizations.

DMSC CULTURE
Start-up meets high-impact arts and culture engine driving community vitality; the Des Moines Social Club has grown dramatically in the last few years. In 2014 we renovated a historic, art deco fire house in downtown Des Moines and quickly filled it with programming spanning dozens of arts disciplines. On any given night you may see classic theater, pop-up art galleries, circus classes, live music, culinary demonstrations, entertaining trivia competitions, and art courses for kids—all happening simultaneously. Because of this rapid growth, we’re ever adapting and changing. We look for people who set audacious goals and love that one day may not be like the next. We know excellent art and culture is indispensable in a thriving community, and we relish opportunities to share that truth with thousands of our neighbors and partners. Just as our mission celebrates building vibrant community among people with different identities and values, cultivating an inclusive workplace and engaging diversity is a part of our core team values. DMSC welcomes your whole self and encourages people of all identities to apply.

DMSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of religion, race, ethnicity, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy, marital status or any other status protected by applicable law. Reasonable accommodation will be provided as needed to enable qualified applicants with a disability to participate in pre-employment procedures.

Check out current openings below…


DES MOINES SOCIAL CLUB MARKETING ASSOCIATE

JOIN OUR TEAM: The Des Moines Social Club is looking for an excellent Marketing Associate to join our Communications team.

WHAT WE DO: The Des Moines Social Club (DMSC) is a non-profit organization that uses art and culture as a catalyst to create unprecedented community engagement. DMSC connects creatives and audiences through thought provoking theater, visual arts, culinary arts, performing arts, music, and education classes for people of all ages. The breadth and excellence of our events is impressive, and we’re always exploring new collaborations through which we can create vibrant community.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The DMSC Marketing Associate will play a critical role in our communication strategies.

– Position will manage several social media channels and audiences, including on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, blogs and more.
– Will develop content, track posts, and interact with audience members online
– Community management experience on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
– Assist Communications Director with other marketing duties

SUPERVISION: Reports to the Communications Director

QUALIFICATIONS

– Associate’s degree
– 3 years’ experience in marketing, social media and blogging
– Flexibility in work schedules including nights and weekends
– Adaptability, problem solving acumen, and ability to maintain a flexible schedule
– Ability to lift 40 lbs., attend weekly staff meetings, check in meetings with DMSC leadership, and work evenings/weekends when needed
– Authorization to work in the United States

SALARY AND BENEFITS: DMSC offers salaries and benefits that are competitive among other Des Moines nonprofit organizations. This position is considered part-time and will be scheduled regularly 10 – 15 hours each week.

DMSC CULTURE: Start-up meets high-impact arts and culture engine driving community vitality; the Des Moines Social Club has grown dramatically in the last few years. In 2014 we renovated an historic, art deco fire house in downtown Des Moines and quickly filled it with programming spanning dozens of arts disciplines. On any given night you may see classic theater, pop-up art galleries, circus classes, live music, culinary demonstrations, entertaining trivia competitions, and art courses for kids—all happening simultaneously. Because of this rapid growth, we’re ever adapting and changing. We look for people who set audacious goals and love that one day may not be like the next. We know excellent art and culture is indispensable in a thriving community, and we relish opportunities to share that truth with thousands of our neighbors and partners. Just as our mission celebrates building vibrant community among people with different identities and values, cultivating an inclusive workplace and engaging diversity is a part of our core values. DMSC welcomes your whole self and encourages people of all identities to apply.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Resumes and cover letters are due by September 25. Email materials to Katie Privitera at katiep@desmoinessocialclub.org

START DATE: Early-mid October

OTHER REQUIREMENTS: The Marketing Associate position requires the ability, with or without reasonable accommodation, to: maintain regular attendance; travel on occasion within the U.S; work cooperatively with others; adhere to DMSC personnel policies and safety rules; sit and/or stand for extended periods of time; operate standard office equipment including computers, telephones, photocopiers, and projectors; communicate orally, in writing, and via computers and digital devices; and requires close visual acuity to prepare and analyze data and figures, transcribe, view a computer terminal and other office equipment.

DMSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of religion, race, ethnicity, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy, marital status or any other status protected by applicable law. Reasonable accommodation will be provided as needed to enable qualified applicants with a disability to participate in pre-employment procedures.