Are you a digital marketing specialist with a knack for creating content? Do you enjoy close collaborations with communications and fundraising colleagues? Do you pride yourself on your ability to represent a brand and tailor content to an audience and platform? Then you could be a great fit as Menlo College’s next Digital Marketing Manager!
This is a full-time temporary-remote position reporting to the Director of Marketing.
Develop, direct, analyze, and optimize new and existing SEM and social media campaigns
Work collaboratively with campus colleagues to develop and execute email and text campaigns; set up and report out on multivariate tests to improve results
Bring a growth mindset to continually optimize the digital advertising strategy
Serve as point of contact for contracted services
Build the College’s digital personas and presence
Create and curate content on Menlo College websites, landing pages, blogs, social media accounts, and intranet; maintain brand consistency across platforms
Supervise videography and photography projects and ensure deliverables are met
Serve as a resource for staff and faculty regarding web and intranet content updates
Bring growth mindset to continually improve UX, useability, content architecture, SEO, and data capture technologies
Ensure web compliance, accessibility, and best practices
Communications Director for content marketing initiatives
Senior Director of Alumni Engagement and Development for donor stewardship and fundraising initiatives
Alumni Engagement and Development team to curate and produce a bi-weekly alumni e-newsletter and seasonal young alumni newsletter
Marketing and Communications team to maintain the calendar used to track all key marketing and communications activities
Marketing Director to publicize and run tech for events
The Successful Candidate
Demonstrates warmth, empathy, and authenticity in your work and with colleagues
Is an interesting and engaging storyteller in the digital space
Will be analytically savvy with both qualitative and quantitative data
Is prepared to continually learn new things and readily adapt to change
Demonstrates cultural competency and responsiveness
Makes appropriate judgment calls during independent project execution
Possesses a high degree of integrity and respect for confidentiality
Has some flexibility to attend evening and/or weekend events
Carries strong knowledge, understanding of, and passion for higher education
Desired Education, Skills, and Experience
Research shows that women and people from underrepresented groups only apply to jobs if they meet 100% of the qualifications. Menlo College encourages you to challenge this statistic and to apply.
Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, public relations or equivalent experience
3+ years of hands-on digital marketing and content creation experience
1+ years project management at a small business or non-profit organization
Demonstrated knowledge of SEO including site architecture optimization, site speed considerations, on-page, and off-page optimization
Working knowledge of audience segmentation and personalized content journeys
Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite with strong graphic design skills
Advanced knowledge of MS Office Suite and G Suite
Excellent writing, editing, and verbal communication skills
Strong experience working with volunteers and temporary workers
Previous experience in higher education or at a 501(c)3 a plus
Certification in Google Ads, Google Tag Manager, and Google Analytics is a bonus!
About Menlo College
Menlo College is a diverse and tight-knit community of exceptional, involved people. As a small, private, 501(c)3 organization, our mission is to ignite potential and educate students to make meaningful contributions in the innovation economy. We attract students from all over the world who are committed to learning, playing intercollegiate sports, starting and leading organizations, and making an impact in their communities.
Continuing an unbroken streak for more than a decade, Menlo College was named to The Princeton Review “2021 Best Colleges” list, a recognition given to only 12% of all colleges and universities in the U.S. In 2020, Menlo College was also ranked #11 in Money for Best Business Colleges in the U.S. Menlo College is designated as both a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) and an Asian American and Native American, Pacific Islander-Serving Institution (AANAPISI). Only 1% of all colleges and universities in the U.S. achieve this dual recognition.
The Menlo campus is located 30 miles south of San Francisco, in Silicon Valley – one of the world’s most entrepreneurial and innovative locations. Silicon Valley is renowned as an innovation incubator with exceptional opportunities for experience-based learning.
Salary and Benefits
Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Generous benefits package.
Please apply with a cover letter and current resume. In addition, please share links or screenshots of the most relevant digital media for which you are currently or have previously been responsible. Submission of all application materials in an electronic format is highly encouraged. The review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Please email materials to: [email protected]
Menlo College is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity.
We welcome applicants of all ethnic, racial, and gender identities, sexual orientations as well as people with disabilities.
We particularly encourage those who may be from historically underrepresented groups.
All prospective Menlo College employees are required to satisfy a criminal background check.
Internal Number: Digital Marketing Manager
About Menlo College
Menlo College is a four-year private, coeducational, independent college centrally located between San Jose and San Francisco in the heart of Silicon Valley. We have approximately 700 students; 80% live on campus creating a distinct community made up of students from 23 different countries with an array of ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds.Our education affords the students the environment to prosper in a highly personalized setting where the student to teacher ratio is 15:1. Also, students can extend learning outside the classroom through our exciting internship opportunities. Students flourish with our emphasis on experiential classroom learning and ?real world? exposure.Recently, Menlo College was reestablished as a business school with a mission "to develop future leaders through a liberal arts-based business education that integrates academic study and fieldwork in a Silicon Valley environment unmatched in its potential for innovation."Menlo College is a four-year private, coeducational, independent college centrally located between San Jose and San Francisco in the heart of Silicon Valley. We have approximately 700 students; 80% live on campus creating a distinct community... made up of students from 23 different countries with an array of ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds.Our education affords the students the environment to prosper in a highly personalized setting where the student to teacher ratio is 15:1. Also, students can extend learning outside the classroom through our exciting internship opportunities. Students flourish with our emphasis on experiential classroom learning and ?real world? exposure.Recently, Menlo College was reestablished as a business school with a mission "to develop future leaders through a liberal arts-based business education that integrates academic study and fieldwork in a Silicon Valley environment unmatched in its potential for innovation."