Manager, Digital Marketing

Title: Manager, Digital Marketing

Employment Status:  Exempt

Salary: $57,750-$68,250 commensurate with experience

Supervisor Title: Director, Communications

Date Revised:  May 2022

 Summary of Position:

Meridian International Center seeks a Manager, Digital Marketing to work strategically and collaboratively across the organization to position Meridian’s brand, mission, and work as esteemed, credible, and trusted. Meridian is a nonpartisan diplomacy non-profit that strengthens engagement between the U.S. and the world through over 500 programs a year, driven by a staff of 145.

This position is located in Washington D.C. and Meridian requires MD, DC, or VA residence for all employees. The position may work partially remotely until further notice. Effective January 4, 2022, all Meridian staff are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19, unless a reasonable medical or religious accommodation is approved.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Create content and execute strategy across Meridian’s digital and social channels that reaches targeted audiences and grows sustained engagement through compelling, creative tactics.
  • Designing and implementing creative, data-driven marketing strategies for each distribution channel, producing daily digital and social media content, maintaining editorial calendars, and coordinating digital and social content needs across the organization.
  • Create, compose, and publish in a timely fashion compelling written, visual and multimedia content for social media and digital platforms with viral potential.
  • Translate data into action plans that elevate audience engagement and advance fundraising and revenue growth goals.
  • Completing all organizational administrative responsibilities in a timely manner and meeting all organizational administrative deadlines
  • Other duties as assigned

Education/Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Digital Media, Marketing or related fields
  • 3+ years of full-time digital content marketing experience with an emphasis on social media in a non-profit, government, political campaign, or small-to-medium sized company.
  • Broad understanding and interest in foreign and domestic policy issues driving today's world and news; understanding of the Washington influencer and social landscape.
  • Or any equivalent combination of training, education, and experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the essential functions of the position

Technical Requirements:

  • Proficiency in the following software programs is necessary for this role: Microsoft Office Suite; Basic HTML and WordPress, as well as SEO (SEM, CRO and PPC is a plus); Pardot and Salesforce; Google Analytics and Google Ads; Adobe Creative Cloud (specifically Photoshop, Premiere, After Effects, Illustrator, Light Room, Stock)
  • Graphic design experience in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Canva or other programs for digital and social media campaigns.
  • Knowledge and experience working with Salesforce and Pardot to manage online email communications.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Strong English writing and editing skills and detail-oriented proofreader, with ability to tailor content for social media, website, blog, email newsletter, email marketing, etc.
  • Strong planning and project management skills, with ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously and ability to deliver fast turnaround on deadline.
  • In-depth knowledge of digital and social media platforms and their respective functions, algorithms and user types to design successful social media campaigns on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, YouTube, among other media platforms.
  • Proven analytical, strategic and creative marketing skills
  • Strong inter-cultural communication skills; maturity, cultural sensitivity, and tact suitable for working with individuals from around the world

Employer’s Statement

Meridian is committed to creating a diverse environment. We believe in empowering global leaders and amplifying voices of a wide variety of backgrounds to create pathways for greater understanding, shared value and respect for all cultures as connecting people has been our foundation for over 60 years. If you share our values and enthusiasm to promote non-partisan collaboration to address global challenges and opportunities, you can find a home at Meridian.

As an equal opportunity employer, Meridian promotes equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, personal appearance, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, family responsibilities, marital, veteran or military status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, matriculation, political affiliation, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. Equal employment opportunity will be offered and maintained to all persons at every stage and condition of employment, including recruiting, hiring, training, upgrading, promotion, transfer, discipline, layoff, recall, and termination.

How to Apply 

Qualified candidates should apply here. Only candidates being considered for this position will be contacted. NO PHONE CALLS in reference to this position will be accepted.