Mechanical Contractors Association of Chicago (mca.org) is looking for its next marketing and communications lead! We are a tight-knit membership organization based in Burr Ridge that represents more than 300 union contractors who service and install technologically advanced and energy-efficient heating, air conditioning, refrigeration and process piping systems across the region.
Job Summary/General Purpose of Job: Create and execute the Mechanical Contractors Association of Chicago’s marketing and communications efforts that span from social media activity, weekly enews blasts and initiative invitations to promotional items, a quarterly magazine and an annual report. Serve as a staff ambassador to relevant committees.
Our ideal candidate would have 1-3 years experience and have organizational and copy writing/editing skills. Graphic design experience is also a plus.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
• Ensure that relevant audiences know of our activities in a timely and engaging way • Oversee relevant P&L, Budget, and committees • Foster existing and potential member, school and partner relationships to elevate our reputation and facilitate a pipeline of talent for our members • Monitor and track marketing and communications performance, revenues, expenses • Experience with or willingness to learn how to lead a team of freelancers • Graphic design and video experience also a plus • Perform other duties as required
Requirements and qualifications: • 4-year degree preferred • Outstanding customer service and communication skills • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment that requires organizational skills and self-motivation • Must have access to reliable transportation
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 312.384.1220 to learn more.
Mechanical Contractors Association of Chicago 7065 Veterans Blvd Burr Ridge, IL 60527 mca.org
About Mechanical Contractors Association of Chicago
ABOUT THE MCA OF CHICAGO:The MCA of Chicago is a membership organization that represents more than 300 union contractors who service and install technologically advanced and energy-efficient heating, air conditioning, refrigeration and process piping systems across the region. Our members perform the mechanical construction and service for everything from commercial and residential buildings, to food-processing facilities, refineries, green energy systems, power plants, manufacturing plants, hospitals, airports, hotels and data centers. Membership in MCA of Chicago provides labor relations, high-quality learning opportunities, innovative safety and technology programs, legislative representation, mentoring opportunities and professional networking. MISSION STATEMENT:MCA of Chicago leads the union mechanical construction and service industry by promoting professionalism, productivity and competitiveness. We serve our members through: Labor relations, Education and information, Government and public affairs. CORE VALUES: Leadership: Demonstrated by visionary judgement, hard work in the earnest pursuit of excellence, and a continuous commitment to competence and quality. Innovation: D...emonstrated by forward thinking services and resources developed and provided in a dynamic, creative and invigorated environment. Partnership: Demonstrated by an earned reputation for fairness, good faith collaboration and respect for members and their industry. ABOUT THE CONSTRUCTION EDUCATION INSTITUTE (CEI):The nationally recognized Construction Education Institute® (CEI) was founded in 1997 by MCA Chicago and the Piping Education Council (PEC) to provide quality educational offerings for the industry. University-quality programs span a wide range of topics from safety to people management to computer technology. The CEI faculty is made up of highly qualified educators well-versed in the mechanical contracting industry.