King Schools Marketing Coordinator Needed in San Diego

King Schools has a position available for a Marketing Coordinator in San Diego, California.  Relocation will not be provided for this position.  The ideal candidate will have a pilot certificate, experience or an avid interest in the aviation industry.  The candidate should have at least one

year of experience working in a marketing department or on marketing projects. The marketing

team consists of five people so strong interpersonal skills, professional demeanor and a sense of humor are helpful.

The position of Marketing Coordinator will report to the Vice President of Marketing.  The Marketing Coordinator will be working with a Graphic Designer, Marketing Manager, Software Developer and will have projects that interface with all King Schools departments.

Marketing Coordinator Responsibilities include but will not be limited to:

  • Content creation for social media accounts that include Facebook, Twitter, Google+ the King Schools Blog, YouTube, LinkedIn and others
  • Content creation for traditional media including magazines, newsletters, catalogs, audio and video outlets
  • Marketing to flight instructors, commercial pilots, private pilots, student pilots and drone operators
  • Video creation, light editing, posting and tracking.
  • Analytics and testing of A/B versions of web pages, emails and other marketing initiatives
  • Public Relations – Identifying aviation focused news outlets and authors in print, websites, blogs, video, newsletters, podcasts and any medium where King Schools can reach potential customers
  • Advertising – Identifying aviation focused advertising opportunities in print, websites, blogs, video, newsletters, podcasts and any other media or medium where King Schools can reach potential customers.
  • Product Management and data entry
  • Print Catalog Support – Assisting throughout the catalog production timeline
  • Design and implementation of emails that include solicitations, news and other information
  • Other tasks as assigned

The Marketing Coordinator should have experience with:

  • Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
  • Email programs – Blue Hornet, Mail Chimp or similar
  • Adobe – Acrobat, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign. King Schools operates in a Windows
  • Experience with Google, Bing, Facebook, Google+, Twitter, LinkedIn and
  • Marketing and advertising creation in digital, print, catalog, email, audio
  •  and video platforms
  • Press releases; editing and proof reading
  • Highly organized with exceptional attention to detail
  • Content creation on digital and traditional platforms
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • BA/BS, preferably in a marketing, communications, aviation, education or business related field


  • A comprehensive set of full-time employee benefits including: paid health insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid vacation and holidays
  • Flying support including hourly cost reimbursement

 Salary: Commensurate with experience, no relocation allowance.

Please apply by email with the subject line “Marketing Coordinator Application”  to John Dowd,

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