Marketing Communications Manager

We are looking for someone to join our smal, but mighty team as the marketing lead for USY, our youth movement. Reporting to the Senior Director of Marketing and Communications and working with the USY team, the Manager will translate the marketing strategy into an executable plan that drives awareness, engagement and registration among both uninvolved Jewish teens and engaged USYers. The ideal candidate can take a project and own it, quickly learn what they don’t already know and be able to act as a jack-of-all-trades, equal parts digital marketer, project manager, content creator, writer, PR pro and more.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Oversee USY’s website, blog and social media platforms
  • Plan and distribute content across channels
  • Partner with digital marketing agency to create and promote social media ads and sponsored content
  • Design and distribute email marketing campaigns
  • Create marketing collateral, templates and toolkits
  • Work with partner organizations and congregations to promote our programs and enhance our brand awareness
  • Pitch and place stories in Jewish and secular media
  • Train and activate brand ambassadors
  • Guide activities of Marketing and Communications Associate in support of marketing strategy
  • Serve as USY marketing liaison for organization staff
  • Manage external vendors as appropriate
  • Regularly analyze performance across channels and make recommendations to changes in strategy and approach as necessary
  • Assist in the development and management of department budget

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position exempt from overtime. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5pm.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in English, marketing, communications or related field
  • Minimum five years’ experience in marketing and/or communications
  • Prior digital marketing experience, including familiarity with social media platforms, Wordpress, Constant Contact and SEO
  • Exceptional capacity to learn as you will be expected to become fluent in all areas of marketing and communications
  • Strong writing, proofreading and editing skills
  • Ability to think critically
  • Detail-oriented, highly organized and resourceful
  • Strong project management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work across organization with wide variety of people
  • Familiarity with Judaism a plus

Supervisory Responsibility

Marketing communications coordinator

Work Environment

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computer, phones, filling cabinets and other office equipment.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.

Travel

Required on site at annual five-day youth convention, which takes place at the end of December (dates and locations vary)

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

None required for this position

Work Authorization

Employees hired to work in the United States USCJ offices must have USA authorization

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

How to Apply

Please email resume to: [email protected]