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Marketing & Communications Manager

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JFS Seattle
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Published 15 days ago

Jewish Family Service is a 130-year-old non-profit organization providing social services to individuals and families in the Jewish and greater communities of the Puget Sound region. We help people achieve well-being, health and stability. For more information about JFS, please visit www.jfsseattle.org.

Jewish Family Service seeks a Marketing & Communications Manager to join our Marketing and Communications (M&C) team. This full time (37.5 hours/week) position is responsible for planning and executing marketing and communications projects with the Director of Marketing & Communications, the Marketing & Communications Coordinator and the Web Developer/Graphic Designer. This position meets regularly with program directors and other staff regarding marketing needs; works with donors, volunteers, vendors and Jewish communal organizations as needed, and manages all electronic and print communications. This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-respected, established human services agency rooted in Jewish values that prioritizes integrity, dignity, and community. You would be joining a supportive, close-knit group committed to collaboration, creating a better world, and having fun in the process! The position will work a hybrid schedule from the Capitol Hill office as well as from home. 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

·       Collaborates extensively with Data Services team and Donor Relations (DRT) team.

·       Proofs monthly newsletters and CEO community-wide letters, contributing input about direction and content.

·       Plans, writes, and executes digital and direct mail appeals and solicitations, working in tandem with development team colleagues.

·       Plans and executes annual Community of Caring Luncheon (largest fundraising event) marketing and communications, social media, client video stories, day-of script and other event projects.

·       Works closely with Director and team to plan, edit, and produce recurring materials, including JFS Matters, Report to the Community, Year in Review, and donor updates. 

·       Creates, develops and executes high-impact social media campaigns that raise awareness, increase engagement and support fundraising and participation goals; tracks key metrics for digital marketing.

·       Manages, tracks and archives all collateral, promotional materials and press using Asana

·       Serves as main liaison for the M&C team, communicating and collaborating extensively with Data Services, Donor Relations, and program staff on all external marketing and communications.

·       Serves as primary point person for JFS vendors and maintains strong relationships with them. These relationships include a video production team, a print and mailing house, a graphic design firm, and a consulting communications agency.

·       Manages a high volume of internal stakeholder relationships across the agency and work closely with M&C Coordinator to anticipate, respond to, and prioritize program requests accordingly.

·       Supports the Director with development and execution of public relations and media strategies, including drafting press releases, fact sheets, and more.

·       Produces comprehensive marketing campaigns for events and program offerings.

·       Acts as coach and editor for guest content contributors to the JFS blog, including program staff, volunteers and community partners.

·       Creates materials and messaging that build awareness about JFS services and enhance outreach to potential clients.

·       Perform other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

·       Bachelor’s degree; combination of relevant professional experience and Associate’s degree may be considered in lieu of Bachelor’s degree.

·       Minimum 5 years professional experience in marketing, communications, public relations or journalism.

·       Excellent written, verbal skills with ability to manage multiple stakeholders and projects in a fast-paced environment.

·       Strong editing and proofreading skills required with ability to think creatively and flexibly.

·       Outstanding project management with attention to detail and strong organizational skills.

·       Experience with social media platform management and content strategy and familiarity with creating content for SEO preferred.

·       Highly collaborative with demonstrated customer service skills with ability to develop strong relationships with staff, donors, clients, vendors and community partners.

·       Experience with ethical storytelling for multiple platforms and audiences a plus.

·       Excellent computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and experience with project management software, Asana preferred.

·       Strong proficiency with social media platforms including Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn and posting software and knowledge of MailChimp or other e-marketing tools and CMS platforms like WordPress.

·       Familiarity with and knowledge of the Jewish community and culture (or willingness to learn). 


Jewish Family Service is a 130-year-old non-profit organization providing social services to individuals and families in the Jewish and greater communities of the Puget Sound region. We help people achieve well-being, health and…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
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    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
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    August 31, 2022
  • Application Deadline
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    August 26, 2022
  • Education
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    4-Year Degree Required
  • Experience Level
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    Intermediate
Salary
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USD $74,151 - USD $82,390
/ year
Jewish Family Services offers an excellent work environment, competitive wages and a generous benefits package.

Benefits

Jewish Family Service offers a comprehensive benefits package including:  

o  100% employer-paid premiums for employee medical, dental, life insurance, long-term disability, and employee assistance program.

o  15 annual vacation days increasing to 20 after 2 years, and generous paid sick time.  

o  Paid Federal and Jewish holidays.

o  5% employer contribution to 401k retirement plan (no employee contribution required). 

o  Additional benefits include: vision coverage and FSA enrollment.

o  JFS values and provides opportunities for continued growth and learning for all team members.


Jewish Family Service offers a comprehensive benefits package including:  

o  100% employer-paid premiums for employee medical, dental, life insurance, long-term disability, and…

Location

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Remote
Work must be performed in or near Seattle, WA
Associated Location
1601 16th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122, USA

How to Apply

If you are interested in joining our team, please submit resume and cover letter to https://www.jfsseattle.org/careers/

No phone calls please

EEO/Disabled/Vets

If you are interested in joining our team, please submit resume and cover letter to https://www.jfsseattle.org/careers/

No phone calls please

EEO/Disabled/Vets

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