The American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, with Headquarters on North Michigan Avenue, is seeking a Manager of Membership and Marketing.
Reporting to the Executive Director, this position will focus on marketing the Academy for the purpose of identifying potential new Fellows, and in following Fellowship applications through the evaluation, examination and review processes. The position will also develop and implement programs to ensure retention of current Fellows; with a focus on member service and benefits. Working with the Leadership, this position helps market the Academy for the purposes of obtaining and supporting a network of external Academy sponsors.
Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Effectively and skillfully maintain the Academy’s member database as well as process for admissions
Serve as a front line of communication with members by responding to membership calls and e-mails in a timely fashion
Maintain a program for membership marketing by offering creative and effective ideas
Ensure a “member service” presence at key Academy events;
Oversee and update all related areas of membership content on the Academy website. Act as “power user” for our content management system (YourMembership)
Support marketing efforts for current and potential Fellows through written communications, collateral piece creation, booth layout/design, video creation, and other projects
Working with leadership develop an effective program for growing external partnerships and sponsorship
Assist the Executive Director on relevant strategic issues.
Requirements for Membership Manager:
Strong writing and customer service skills with quick follow-up and a “how can I help you?” attitude
Ability to work effectively with Fellows and potential Fellows
Excellent communication, writing and marketing skills
Strong project management skills
Organized with the ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
A passion for accuracy and attention to detail with a focus on process orientation
Knowledge of database management; YourMembership experience is a plus
Experience with website content management systems
5+ years of association experience is strongly preferred
Bachelor’s degree preferred;
Attendance at one yearly conference is required.
About American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
AAML is an honorific society of lawyers specializing in areas of Family Law. The Academy provides a broad variety of educational, networking and representational services to its 1600 members.