Job Listing: Marketing & Development Coordinator

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Open until filled

Salary: $35,000.00 to $45,000.00 /year


The Virginia Beach Surf & Rescue Museum is a private nonprofit located on the Virginia Beach Boardwalk. The Museum honors and preserves the history of Virginia’s coastal communities and maritime heritage. The scope of the Museum’s exhibits begins with the Virginia Beach Community and extends to subjects related to Virginia’s oceanfront, coastal and water related heritage. As the Marketing & Development Coordinator, you will have an important role in helping to preserve this historic Virginia Beach cultural institution.

Marketing and Development

Assist in achieving the fundraising and awareness goals of the Museum by implementing and executing strategy on marketing, individual giving, corporate sponsorships, and organizational grants.

Grant Writing

Developing and implementing social media marketing campaigns to bring awareness and donors to the Museum; researching funding opportunities and developing new relationships; and researching and executing grant proposals, letters of inquiry, and memorandums of understanding.


Assist with the development and management of the annual fiscal budget, manage all paper and electronic files associated with work performed in this role, and prepare monthly reports to be presented to the Board of Directors detailing work performed.

Intern Program Development and Management will include: crafting internship roles based on needs and staff input, drafting internship descriptions, advertising and marketing available internships with local colleges and universities, interviewing candidates, orienting interns into their role, coordinating schedules based on availability and needs, overseeing the work performed and fulfilling required evaluations as necessary for completion of internship program.

The successful candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree or any combination of equivalent education and experience.