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Digital Communications Associate

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Council on Criminal Justice


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January 1, 2021
December 15, 2020

Are you dedicated to building a criminal justice system that works? Do you have experience with web-design, social media, and developing digital communications strategies? Are you an organized person who can prioritize multiple tasks at a rapid pace? Join us at the Council on Criminal Justice!

The Digital Communications Associate Role

The Digital Communications Associate will be responsible for designing and managing the Council’s online and digital communications to build our following, elevate our profile, and generate high-value engagement of criminal justice and public policy leaders, including Council members. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated tactical and strategic excellence creating and running successful multi-channel digital campaigns. Candidates must be self-starters who are passionate about their work, analytical and innovative in their thinking; and team players motivated to deliver exceptional results for a rapidly growing organization.

Responsibilities

  • Develop a digital communications strategy that reflects the organization’s goals and position in the field and maximizes its online and social media influence.
  • Plan, implement, monitor and maintain the organization's internal and external web presence, including the organization’s website, member portal, blog, and digital publications. Respond to and troubleshoot all web issues.
  • Design and develop content and manage communications across multiple social media platforms/networks including Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn and more.
  • Ensure digital communications are visually compelling, easy to understand and in keeping with the Council’s overall communications guidelines and strategy.
  • Develop graphics for publications, reports, social media posts, and more.
  • Work closely with Council colleagues to fully integrate the overall communications and development strategies into the organizations web and social media presence.
  • Manage and develop reports on communications and engagement performance, trends and projected growth.
  • Conceptualize and provide support for online events, ranging from web-based board meetings to large meetings, including invitations, registrations, and reporting.
  • Contribute to and participate in other tasks and projects as assigned.


Requirements

  • Minimum of two years experience in digital marketing or communications. Bachelor’s degree required.
  • Experienced design generalist with a demonstrated foundation in UX/UI principles.
  • Experience with social media management and optimization required.
  • Experience creating effective data visualizations.
  • A demonstrated interest in criminal justice policy and/or experience working with member associations a plus.
  • Experience with scripting language (e.g. Python, Perl, Javascript, etc.) is a plus.
  • Strong proficiency in WordPress and MS Office (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • The ability to represent the organization with poise and professionalism during regular interaction with stakeholders in the criminal justice field.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills are essential.
  • This is primarily a remote position, but will eventually require periodic domestic travel. Candidates must have the ability to produce independently while effectively collaborating with a team.

Are you dedicated to building a criminal justice system that works? Do you have experience with web-design, social media, and developing digital communications strategies? Are you an organized person who can prioritize multiple tasks at a…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

The Council offers a competitive salary and full benefit package. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage candidates of any age, color, ethnic background, country of origin, religion, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, and gender identity to apply.

The Council offers a competitive salary and full benefit package. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage candidates of any age, color, ethnic background, country of…

Location

Washington, DC

How to Apply

Submit your application - including a link to your portfolio, personal website, or examples of your work - through our job portal on Workable. Questions? Contact us at jobs@counciloncj.org.

Submit your application - including a link to your portfolio, personal website, or examples of your work - through our job portal on Workable. Questions? Contact us at jobs@counciloncj…

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