Digital Marketing Associate

About Philanthropy Roundtable

Philanthropy Roundtable is a well-established organization in the philanthropic and free-market sectors, serving as a resource for hundreds of donors and foundation leaders. Our vision is to build and sustain a vibrant American philanthropic movement that strengthens our free society. To achieve this vision, the organization pursues a mission to foster excellence in philanthropy, protect philanthropic freedom and help donors advance liberty, opportunity and personal responsibility.

Since 1991, Philanthropy Roundtable has served individual philanthropists and foundations to refine their giving strategies to maximize the impact of their resources, as well as emerging donors and entrepreneurs who are developing their philanthropic plans for the first time. The Roundtable is the leading organization in the United States focused on promoting and defending the pivotal role private giving plays in strengthening our communities and how freedom and wealth creation make charitable giving possible. Our staff is diverse in experience and perspective. We are mission-driven, results-oriented, entrepreneurial, courageous and team-oriented.

About the Role

Philanthropy Roundtable is seeking a Digital Marketing Associate to assist the Roundtable’s marketing team with digital communications and promotional efforts via our web, email and social media platforms. We are seeking an enthusiastic problem-solver and innovator who loves to think outside the box, nerd out on emerging digital trends, and get their hands dirty in a fast-paced environment.

This junior-level role will report to the Director of Marketing and contribute to the Roundtable’s overall digital strategy by executing on various marketing campaigns and strategic communications. A key responsibility for this position will be helping ensure the Roundtable’s digital content is timely, accurate and visually compelling.

This role will be expected to work from the Roundtable’s Washington, DC office at least 3 days a week.

The Ideal Candidate Will Be

  • Passionate about Philanthropy Roundtable’s mission and all things marketing and communications
  • An ambitious self-starter who can juggle multiple priorities and still deliver on time
  • Clear and professional in verbal and written communications
  • A natural problem solver and collaborator
  • Customer-focused and results-oriented
  • Curious, creative and always willing to pitch in

Responsibilities

  • Contribute to Roundtable marketing plans that drive brand awareness, audience engagement and acquisition
  • Serve as a project manager and researcher for various digital marketing projects and help manage the Roundtable’s digital communications and social media calendars
  • Email: Assist with creating content for the Roundtable’s email newsletters; this role will write and edit marketing copy as needed for various Roundtable marketing collateral and channels. This role will also execute email marketing projects, which includes gathering content and assisting with layout, testing, sending and reporting on metrics to various stakeholders
  • Website: Assist with the day-to-day updates of the Roundtable’s website and support various web projects to increase the visibility of the Roundtable’s brand and work
  • Social Media: Assist with organic social media and paid social media ads
  • Design: Assist with creative marketing projects such as website and social media graphics
  • Data: Coordinate with the Roundtable’s data manager and other departments to ensure proper list management and updates are being made for marketing purposes. Track data on the success of various marketing efforts and team goals; create reports to share this information both within the marketing and communications team and across the broader organization

Basic Qualifications

  • 1-2 years of professional work experience in marketing, communications or related field; internships may be considered experience
  • Strong marketing copywriting and copy-editing skills, especially for web, email and social media content
  • Working knowledge of marketing strategies and content that are effective on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube and Instagram
  • Highly organized with an ability to work independently and manage multiple projects in order to consistently meet deadlines
  • Solutions-oriented – ready to suggest improvements, repairs and enhancements then implement and test them, carrying the project through to completion
  • Strong computer skills: Experience working with Microsoft Office products including Outlook, Teams and Excel
  • Creative knowledge of website, email, and social media graphics.
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Ability to travel less than 5%

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, journalism, business, or related field
  • Familiarity with social media advertising
  • Knowledge of Google Analytics and Google Ads
  • Knowledge of WordPress or other CMS
  • Familiarity with HTML/CSS
  • Knowledge of MailChimp or other email marketing platforms
  • Knowledge of Canva
  • Familiarity with Salesforce or other CRM/databases

To Apply

Qualified candidates should submit the following application materials (in order) in one PDF document:

  • Cover letter describing your interest in the position, alignment with the mission of Philanthropy Roundtable, and salary requirements
  • Résumé

Applications should be submitted to Talent Market via this link: talentmarket.org/apply-for-your-dream-job/

Questions can be directed to Savannah Rupp, Project Manager at Talent Market, who is managing the search: [email protected].

The projected salary range for this role is $50,000-$55,000, contingent upon the specific skills and experience of the selected candidate.