Assistant Director / Marketing and Sales - Evanston, IL

One River School of Art + Design is looking for motivated professionals who are passionate about art and want to be part of a new business concept that is transforming art education across the U.S.

You are...

  •  passionate about art & creative education
  •  service-focused and detail-oriented
  •  a hard-worker and a problem-solver

We are...

  •  an aspirational company that delivers exceptional art experiences to students of all ages
  •  seeking people who want to learn and grow with us
  •  a fun and fast-paced place to work where we work hard, collaborate and strive for excellence


The Assistant Director/Marketing & Sales Coordinator will contribute to the School's growth by expertly and efficiently planning, executing and measuring success across a variety of marketing channels. The ideal candidate will have a passion for the One River School culture and brand and have excellent project management and communication skills. S/he will be personable, efficient and a high performer in a fast-paced, dynamic, growing company environment. The candidate will also communicate with prospective students, conduct school tours and enroll prospective students.



  • Prepare, execute and measure the annual school marketing plan
  • Oversee social media execution post content, events and offers on Facebook and Instagram in order to establish and reinforce our special brand position and generate inquiries
  • Help generate press through local media outreach
  • Manage ongoing web updates on the One River School website to drive traffic to the website
  • Drive content development for email marketing programs; growing the contact database and nurturing leads across the sales pipeline
  • Plan and execute events for the school including networking, local community events, business partnerships and local public / private school partnerships
  • Develop relationships with local businesses to drive referrals and cross promotional events and offers
  • Develop new referral strategies for current student and member base
Skills & Qualifications: 


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited, four-year college or university required
  • Potential to grow into a leadership role (history of coaching, developing, or mentoring individuals is a plus)
  • Amazing communication skills
  • Must posses a passion for the One River School brand
  • Able to work a non-traditional schedule, evenings and Saturdays required
To Apply: 

Go to to apply.

Or send your cover letter and resume to, with "Assistant Director" in the subject line.

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Cristina Willard
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