WGI Sport of the Arts seeks a qualified candidate for the full-time position of Marketing and Communications Manager at our Dayton, OH headquarters.
This position is responsible for producing and managing online communications, social media, and print communications. This role is also responsible for the implementation of corporate sponsorships and will lead a team in the development of marketing strategy and lead graphic design direction.
This position works closely with graphic designers, website developers, and printers as well as the entire WGI staff. Position requires excellent writing skills, public relations skills, and social media experience. Photoshop skills and Marching Arts experience are a plus.
Position requires occasional weekend work and does involve some travel.
WGI Sport of the Arts is the world’s premier organization producing indoor color guard, percussion, and wind ensemble competitions. As a non-profit youth organization, WGI serves as the leading governing body of the winter guard and indoor percussion activities. It is called the Sport of the Arts because it brings music to life through performance in a competitive format. Now entering its 40th year in 2017, the sport continues to evolve and grow. There were more than 36,000 participants at the regional level, and more than 12,000 participants at the Sport of the Arts World Championships this past April.