Help us inspire environmental stewardship as we work to improve the health and beauty of San Diego County. I Love A Clean San Diego is passion in action. If you have a passion for the environment and want to grow your career in marketing and communications, we want to meet you.

REPORTS TO: Director of Marketing & Communications
TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT: Full-time, non-exempt
PAY RATE: $22.00/hour

Position Overview:

Under the direction of the Director of Marketing & Communications, the Marketing & Communications Specialist will assist in the creation and distribution of marketing and communications materials for I Love A Clean San Diego, including social media, website, media relations, and newsletters. The Marketing & Communications Specialist will work closely with the Community Engagement and Education staff to support their programs and projects.

Specific Duties Include: 

  • Assist in the development and implementation of I Love A Clean Sand Diego’s marketing plan
  • Support in the development of media outreach, press releases, media advisories and pitches
  • Assist with creation of marketing collateral, including annual report, brochures, and branded materials
  • Conceptualize and develop programmatic marketing materials for social media and print
  • Help maintain social media calendar and provide social media monitoring support
  • Support with content and functionality updates to the organization’s website and microsites
  • Support the design and development of organization’s email communications
  • Assist in execution of fundraising campaigns including creation of landing pages and optimizing donation pages
  • Report on organization’s reach, including social media metrics, marketing campaigns, and media coverage
  • Assist in capturing photographs and b-roll and maintaining photo organization system
  • Support the organization’s cleanups, booths, and events as needed
  • Other duties as assigned

Position Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field and/or at least 1 year of experience
  • Familiarity with Canva, Adobe Creative Suite, MailChimp, WordPress, Microsoft Office, and fundraising tools
  • Creative thinker – provide practical solutions
  • Self-starter and independently motivated
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Commitment to working in a team environment; strong interpersonal skills
  • Passion for the environment; knowledge of environmental issues
  • Previous experience in the nonprofit sector is a plus
  • Bilingual Spanish/English welcomed but not mandatory

Compensation & Benefits

  • Full-time, non-exempt
  • $22.00 per hour
  • Mileage reimbursement at current CA reimbursement rate
  • Paid time off (PTO) plan
  • Employer-sponsored health (HMO) and dental plans (PPO)
  • Generous paid holiday schedule (approx. 11 annually)
  • Full day of Birthday PTO
  • Hybrid in-office/remote work schedule dependent on position
  • 403b program with match opportunity after 90 days

I Love A Clean San Diego is a values-driven organization. It is essential all team members exhibit ILACSD’s following core values and office culture:

Core Vulues

  • Live the mission
  • Inspire environmental change
  • Value partnerships
  • Exhibit positive attitude

Office Culture:

  • Communicate openly to ensure collaboration
  • Understanding and supportive of each other and the team
  • Respect others and value their opinions
  • Encourage learning and growth

To Apply:

Please include a resume, cover letter, writing, and design samples (social media graphics or event flyers) to
Applications accepted through March 3, 2023. Candidate to start ideally by end of March.

I Love A Clean San Diego provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sex, gender identity or expression, age, medical condition, sexual orientation, marital status, citizenship, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, military status, caregiver status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.