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FT - Special Events/Marketing Coordinator


  • Goodwill Industries--Knoxville, Inc. 5307 Kingston Pike Knoxville, TN, 37939 United States (map)

Job Description: Leads the organization’s special events and promoting all facets of Goodwill Industries-Knoxville, Inc. throughout its fifteen-county service area.

Responsible for all aspects of Special Events for the organization.
a. Plan, organize, and implement all aspects of events.
b. Research potential new sponsorships leads reach out to potential contributors.
c. Grow events in terms of participants, PR reach and net revenue.
d. Maintain event master timeline and ensure that all deadlines are met.
e. Provide follow-up to event sponsors, attendees, and other stakeholders as needed, including thank
you letters.

Responsible for coordinating the Marketing efforts on behalf of the organization.
a. Promote Goodwill’s retail stores, programs, and events to the public throughout our 15-county
service delivery area.
b. Create materials for all departments to ensure consistent brand messaging and image.
c. Assist with administration of the Crisis Communication Plan for the organization.
d. Take leadership role in strategically planning the marketing and communication for all departments.
e. Appropriately track progress vs. goals for the department.
f. Develop and manage organization’s website, as well as any other online presence through the use
of community calendars, partnerships, social media, etc.

How should someone apply?: Submit a resume to hr3@gwiktn.org