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Content Marketing Specialist

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At Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST), we are committed to protecting nature in our region, fostering equity in all that we do, and positively impacting local biodiversity and climate resilience.

As a skilled, hands-on content creator, the Content Marketing Specialist finds innovative ways to engage with POST’s increasingly diverse audience and donor base by producing content that enhances our brand and expands our reach. You enjoy rendering content into various forms from videos and graphics to copy that engages people through email, web and social media, as well as tracking performance regularly to inform our strategy.

You are eager to experiment and work collaboratively across all of POST’s marketing channels. You understand the marketing funnel and general practices, have an eye for design and how to spin a story, and are interested in applying your passion within a leading-edge environmental nonprofit. Working closely with members of the marketing, fundraising and land teams, your contributions support POST’s mission to “protect open space for the benefit of all” by making sure everyone can appreciate the many benefits of nature. 

POST is currently a combined remote and hybrid workplace, and our policy regarding hybrid work schedules continues to evolve. We expect to maintain flexibility regarding schedules and hybrid working arrangements. The successful candidate for this job must live within a reasonable driving distance to POST lands on the San Francisco Peninsula and in the South Bay.

In this role, you will:

Manage POST’s organic social media presence, composing copy, distributing the content you produce and ensuring our channels are on brand. This also includes responding to comments and questions, staying up to date on current trends, suggesting improvements and tracking and reporting on results.

Produce multimodal content that complements longer form stories and themes, including graphics, text, photos and videos optimized for different channels.

Create videos — develop concepts, write scripts, shoot footage and edit audio and visuals — to produce multiple styles of videos for various purposes, platforms and audiences.

Help keep our web visuals and messaging fresh; expand storytelling on our blog and other sources as needed.

Collaborate on POST’s hiking guides to refresh them, increase usability and ensure their content engages and grows our community.

Support Annual Giving campaigns by curating and/or producing assets for emails and the website.

Support public relations and media efforts by developing and curating photos, b-roll, maps and other assets needed.

Design print and digital ads, ensuring messaging and visuals are effective and on-brand.

Become proficient with the basics of our email marketing system, Pardot, to act as a backup to our Senior Manager of Digital Marketing.

Manage contractors as needed to supplement our content development.

Manage our visual asset inventory (currently in Webdam and Wistia) to ensure appropriate tagging and naming for ease of use; explore system improvements.

Work across POST staff to fact check content while also making sure our language and visuals are accessible for a broad audience.

Share responsibility for responding to POST’s online feedback form and reply to inquiries in a professional and timely manner. Direct inquiries to others in the organization when needed.

To thrive in this role, you will have:

Demonstrable marketing experience in a professional setting.

An understanding of marketing functions including digital, social media, email marketing and website best practices.

Experience managing social media accounts in a professional capacity and knowledge of brand voice, best practices and trends.

Hands-on video and photo production and editing skills with proficiency in short-form storytelling and knowledge of licensing practices for multimedia content creation.

Strong Adobe Creative Suite skills and a sound understanding of branding and design theory.

Excellent writing skills with the ability to adapt your voice for different channels, subject matters and audiences.

A commitment to POST’s core values and our work in diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Familiarity with digital solutions such as content management systems, email marketing systems, Google Analytics and cloud storage solutions is strongly preferred.

Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.

Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently and meet deadlines.

Strong interpersonal skills and comfort working with stakeholders across the organization to keep projects on track and ensure the best possible outcome.

Comfort appearing in videos and speaking as the face of POST would be beneficial.

Knowledge of, or a passion for land conservation and/or management and the natural world are beneficial in this role.

This role has the following physical or scheduling requirements:

A valid California Driver’s License, insurable driving record and the ability to drive to remote locations for content creation.

Regular and accurate communication with others and completion of work tasks involving the use of phone, computer, web and video technology, as well as the ability to interact effectively with digital and printed materials and operate required job-related equipment.

Ability to hike uneven or rough terrain, and to tolerate exposure to outdoor elements and varying weather conditions.

Ability to lift and carry up to 30 lbs. of equipment and supplies in the office or the field.

There are occasional duties that occur outside regular working hours.

Reasonable accommodations will be made to allow a person to perform essential functions.

If you would like to apply:

Please write a cover letter telling us why you are a great match for this role and submit that along with your resume using the Apply link on our Careers page.


$72,450-$80,500 depending upon level of skills and experience, plus excellent benefits

POST’s Core Values:

Nature Connects Us All: We believe that we are part of an interconnected web of life and that diversity of all types creates strength and resilience. In our work, we strive to protect and heal the ecosystems that support our collective well-being.

Act Today for the Long-Term: We take action today in ways that support our bold, long-term vision. We accept and balance the tension between the present and the future while staying true to our purpose.

Commit to Learning and Growth: We are creative, curious and courageous in our approaches and willing to change course when necessary. We learn from our successes and mistakes.

Care About How We Work: We believe all living things should be treated with dignity. We acknowledge the many injustices against people and nature. We are dedicated to strive for equity in our actions.

Honor Our Collective Strengths: We have the most positive impact when we work together toward a shared vision. We catalyze, collaborate and complement to support the best outcomes for all.

POST is an equal opportunity employer. We believe diversity and equity is central to our mission to protect open space in our region for the benefit of all. We are committed to creating an inclusive, values-driven workplace where all employees can thrive. Come join us!

At Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST), we are committed to protecting nature in our region, fostering equity in all that we do, and positively impacting local biodiversity and climate resilience.

As a skilled, hands-on content creator, the…

Detalles a Simple Vista

  • Flexibilidad
    A Tiempo Completo
  • Fecha de inicio
    22 de agosto de 2022
  • Nivel de Experiencia
USD $72.450 - USD $80.500
/ año


Temporalmente A Distancia
El trabajo se puede realizar en o cerca de Palo Alto, CA
Ubicación Asociada
222 High St, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA

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