Are you GlobalGiving's next Digital Unmarketing Specialist? Are you inspired by the idea of helping us plan, execute, and evaluate our digital unmarketing efforts? If so, we'd love for you to join us to help coordinate our individual donor-facing campaigns through our e-newsletter, social media, search engine optimization and AdWords account. But this position is about more than just writing compelling emails, tweeting witty comments, and posting brilliant AdWords - as our Digital Unmarketing Specialist, you'll help us Listen, Act, Learn. Repeat. to push GlobalGiving's brand, story, ideas, and (most importantly) our users forward.
As part of the role, the Digital Unmarketing Specialist will be responsible for creating and curating compelling, engaging content that informs, inspires, thrills, and connects our users. This may come in the form of viral blog posts, inspirational emails, or a widely-shared Facebook posts. You will also oversee SEO and SEM performance, and work with the team to continually improve the performance of our digital content. We want people to smile, laugh, share, and inspire others as a result of (y)our work.
You'll join our Product Team and report to the Senior Unmarketing Manager and also work closely with the Chief Product Officer to improve many different aspects of our digital presence.
Benefits include flexible work hours, a family-friendly culture, telecommuting one day a week, a convenient downtown DC location, and a meaningful job where you can go home at night and say, "Today, my work helped rescue 97 girls from bonded labor in Nepal." (One of many true stories.) And don't worry - we've also got the usual benefits like health care, dental/vision, commuter benefits, 401K, and paid vacation.
This is a full time position in Washington, D.C. Salary range will depend on skill and experience. Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States.How to Apply
Interested? Great! This is where many job listings ask you to email your resume and a boring cover letter into some black hole. We're sure you've done this before. We have too. And it's lame. So we're going to do something a little different. We want you to make sure that you want this job, and that you'd be a good fit if we hired you!
So we invite you to take the job for a test run. Take that zest you're feeling right now and go with it! Along with your resume and cover letter, we want to see how you'd run an experiment with our e-newsletter. Here's how:
This should be fun and exciting, because if it's not, then do you really want to spend 40+ hours a week doing this?
Please include your e-newsletter hypothesis (number 3 above) in your cover letter, and email that plus your resume and your sample e-newsletter to . Please format the subject line like this: "Your Name - Digital Unmarketing Specialist".
Update: Applications are due by June 1, 2014.
If you follow these directions and show us your passion, we promise that your cover letter, resume, and e-newsletter experiment will be reviewed by a real person with the same thoughtfulness that you put into applying.
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