Marketing Coordinator

  • Full Time
  • Chicago

Website Northlight Theatre

Northlight Theatre is now hiring a full-time Marketing Coordinator.  Reporting to the Director of of Marketing and Communications, the Marketing Coordinator works toward expanding awareness of Northlight’s mainstage productions and auxiliary programs.  This individual will participate in the formulation and implementation of institutional and show-specific marketing plans, and will creatively seek new, innovative ways to engage current patrons, attract new patrons, and strengthen the Northlight brand.  The Marketing Coordinator is a member of the Northlight team and provides support as needed for all programs.

A full job description is available on our website at

Northlight Theatre aspires to promote change of perspective and encourage compassion by exploring the depth of our humanity across a bold spectrum of theatrical experiences, reflecting our community to the world and the world to our community. A professional LORT D theatre located in Skokie, Illinois, programming includes a 5-play mainstage season, the Interplay new play development series, and a dynamic year-round audience engagement and education program. For more information about the theatre:

Qualifications: Minimum 1 year experience in managing social media strategies and campaign building for social platforms required. Fluency in Microsoft Office, Google tools (docs, Analytics), MailChimp (or similar), and a photo/image editing program required. Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite, Google Ad Grants, WordPress a plus. Must be an efficient multi-tasker comfortable working on multiple projects simultaneously, with a positive and professional demeanor and strong interpersonal skills. Excellent writing skills, including confidence with copy editing and proofreading required.

Job Location: This position will include some onsite work at Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Blvd in Skokie. Exact onsite/remote work schedule will be determined based on department needs and staff member preference.

Compensation: Compensation range is $35,000 to $38,000 annually, competitive with prevailing compensation for similar positions within the non-profit performing arts industry, and commensurate with qualifications and experience of the applicant. This position is eligible for overtime compensation (non-exempt) and for benefits including medical, dental and vision insurance and paid time off. High energy, collaborative environment with flexible work hours and close involvement with the art and artists.

As an equal opportunity employer, Northlight Theatre hires outstanding individuals into every position in the company. People who work with us have a high degree of engagement, a commitment to working effectively in teams, and a passion for the company’s mission. We place the highest value on creating a safe environment where our employees can grow and contribute, and refuse to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious belief, sex, age, disability, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, marital status, partnership status, caregiver status, sexual and reproductive health decisions, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation. Reflecting our commitment to be an inclusive and accessible employer, we welcome applications for all open positions from a diverse applicant pool that reflects our community and programming.

Instructions to Apply:

Qualified candidates should send a cover letter and resume with relevant experience and three listed references via email to No phone calls please.

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Pay Rate/Range*: $35,000 to $38,000 annually