WAND: Advertising Manager


Published:

12/12/2017

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)

Address

Cranston
RI
United States

Description

Summary

The WAND is more than just a quarterly publication featuring the HPA’s current campaigns and recent accomplishments. It is also a powerful donor stewardship tool and a means of developing strong relationships with our most influential supporters and strategic partners. The Advertising Manager’s chief responsibility is to develop a permanent advertising strategy for the WAND. Working with the HPA’s Executive Director and the WAND’s Editor-in-Chief, the Advertising Manager will establish advertising content and monetary goals for each issue, recruit paid content from HPA partners and sponsors, and coordinate in-house advertising content for HPA programs, events, and merchandise. The Advertising Manager will also coordinate placement of content with the Layout Editor to ensure maximum impact.


Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain paid and in-house advertising strategy for the WAND.
  • Develop relationships with outside clients and pitch advertising opportunities as they arise.
  • Work with HPA Staff to identify opportunities for program, event, and merch promotion within the WAND.
  • Coordinate all aspects of confirmed paid and in-house content projects, including invoicing, content timelines, and placement within each issue.
  • Grow the HPA’s base of advertising clients and cultivate strong business relationships.
  • Participate in WAND strategy meetings and all-staff calls.


Qualifications

  • Professional experience with advertising in print and/or online publications preferred; at minimum, relevant academic experience is required.
  • Graphic design experience and access to Adobe creative suite preferred.
  • Strong copywriting and editing skills.
  • Understanding of the HPA, fan activism, and fandom communities.
  • Ability to manage projects, monitor timelines, and adhere to strict deadlines.
  • Feel comfortable operating in a start-up environment and working with artists and weirdos.
  • Passion for social justice, literature, and popular culture.


Please submit a cover letter, resume, and writing samples to matt@thehpalliance.org if you are interested. We'll be in touch soon if we wish to set up an interview.


Remote

Ok

Benefits

Training Provided

We welcome

International Volunteers

How To Apply

matt@thehpalliance.org

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and writing samples to matt@thehpalliance.org if you are interested. We'll be in touch soon if we wish to set up an interview.


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