The Lean Construction Institute (LCI) is currently looking to fill an open position for a Marketing and Events Manager in the Arlington, Virginia office. The Marketing and Events Manager will support the coordination of LCI national event details and marketing for the LCI Annual Congress, and will report to the Director, Program Development. Additionally, this position will spearhead the association’s social media plan as well as the marketing campaign for LCI Immersive Education Program resources.
LCI is an association with a vision to transform the design and construction industry with Lean implementation to provide more value to the end users and boost productivity. LCI has enjoyed growth in membership, in national and regional event attendance, and in education resources since its foundation in 1997. The highlight of Lean practitioners’ year is the LCI Congress, an annual five-day event which hosts more than 1,600 design and construction professionals.
Job responsibilities include:
Marketing and Communications support
Creating and managing a social media calendar that supports various LCI initiatives and publishing posts on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn using Hootsuite’s scheduling tool
Tracking social media metrics on a monthly basis
Collaborating with staff to write copy for a monthly enewsletter and review the test enewsletter before send time
Writing copy for LCI Immersive Education Program emails (eLearning, surveys, etc.)
Providing direction for eLearning graphics for print and web
Drafting copy for the website, blog posts, press releases, etc.
Organizing and managing LCI’s flickr albums with photos from national and regional events
Implementing and maintaining paid social campaigns
Review email marketing messaging for the Annual LCI Congress
Presenting event marketing toolkits to speakers, planning team members, instructors, etc. virtually via GoToWebinar
Maintaining email schedule for national events and news releases
Developing and delivering a bi-annual marketing/social media training to 30+ chapter leads virtually via GoToWebinar
National event support
Setting up and managing the CadmiumCD Speaker Harvester, a speaker management system
Pulling reports on national event registration trends on a weekly basis
Loading and maintaining the conference app (Cvent’s Crowdcompass app)
Onboarding and assisting summer and fall interns
Providing attendee registration support as needed
Providing training and managing event volunteers prior to and onsite at LCI Congress
Assisting with writing content and copyediting LCI Congress printed program brochure
Note-taking during LCI Congress planning team calls
Serving as staff support for the LCI Lean Leader committee focused on developing Lean awareness among design and construction students and young professionals
Drafting agendas and taking notes for the bi-monthly Lean Leader committee calls
Answering LCI’s main phone line and responding to phone inquiries on memberships, national and regional events, and education resources
Other duties as directed
Additional Salary Information: Compensation based on experience and qualifications.
About Lean Construction Institute
Lean Construction Institute, headquartered in Arlington, VA, is an association with a vision to transform the design and construction industry with Lean implementation to provide more value to the end users and boost productivity. LCI has enjoyed growth in membership, in national and regional event attendance, and in education resources since its foundation in 1997. The highlight of Lean practitioners’ year is the LCI Congress, an annual five-day event which hosts more than 1,600 design and construction professionals.