Marketing Assistant – Downeast Credit Union

Marketing Assistant

Posted on October 28, 2022 |

Downeast Credit Union is a member-owned financial cooperative created in 1941 for the purpose of providing additional value and financial options to its membership.  We partner with our members and tailor our products and services to meet their specific individual needs.  Our credit union is much different than a bank, with our sole purpose to continually improve the financial well-being of all members collectively – not just a few stockholders. Our credit union promotes a “People helping People” philosophy and culture; a culture where we serve people, not profit.

If you are a person who is interested in growing with us, then you may be an ideal candidate to belong to our caring and compassionate organization.  We are searching for a full time Marketing Assistant to be housed at one of our eight branch locations, or the ability to work remotely in some situations.  The chosen candidate will become an advocate for our membership and will assist our team in accomplishing all objectives associated with the “People helping People” philosophy.

The preferred requirements are as follows:

  • Provide administrative assistance to the marketing department, utilizing a wide range of computer software applications including Microsoft Windows, Adobe Creative Cloud, and social media platforms.
  • Assist with planning, coordinating and executing marketing campaigns.
  • Assist in the creation and/or review of letters, newsletters, direct mail, press releases, collateral materials, forms, brochures, etc.
  • Develop content and graphics to create a monthly social media calendar that aligns with departmental goals and objectives.
  • Assist in planning, coordination and execution of community sponsorships, events, and employee volunteerism program.
  • Research and analyze marketing trends and demographic data concerning members and potential members, products and services, and potential products and services.
  • Research and recommend product or service enhancements to provide quality member service and to meet the financial needs of members.
  • Team player who is self-motivated, organized, and measures self against standards of excellence
  • Kind, caring and passionate in helping others
  • Actively participating and contributing within your local community
  • High-School Diploma, GED or Equivalent Certification

This full-time position offers a generous base salary, an 80% employer-paid medical plan, as well as a 100% employer-paid dental and life insurance plans (immediate upon hire); a 401k retirement program where the employer provides a 4% match (immediate upon hire), an average of twelve-paid holidays, and up-to five weeks paid vacation per year.

Please send your cover letter and resume to:  Donna Cochran, VP – HR, Downeast CU, 23 Third Avenue, Baileyville, ME 04694 or email

You may also stop by any branch of Downeast Credit Union for an application, or download one from our website,

Equal Opportunity Employer