Meharry Medical College

Marketing and Communications Manager

Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee, United States, 37247

The Digital Marketing and Web Content Manager is responsible for supporting the organization's digital strategy and optimizing its presence across a variety of digital platforms. This position is responsible for developing content strategy for the School of Medicine and the Meharry Medical Group websites and other digital platforms. This position will be responsible for developing a strategic marketing plan for the Meharry Medical Group and the School of Medicine. This position will own and manage the overall vision for digital and traditional marketing within the School of Medicine and Health Services; executing strategic marketing tactics for the Academic and Clinical departments while providing oversight of web content. social media, clinical marketing, academic content and other areas.

Daily Operations

Responsible for the implementation of an optimal digital marketing approach for the communication need, including web content development, web design, user-experience (UX), social media, and email marketing.Responsible for formalization of overall content strategy, accounting for SEO research and UX principles across all channels to support site growth, engagement, acquisition and referrals. This requires collaboration with the Director of Marketing and Communications and other stakeholders for alignment of content channels, initiatives and production.Develops project plans for site enhancements, optimizations and content contribution.Develops site optimization plan, including introduction of new tools, enhancements and new content in-line with peer sites and industry best practices.Manage development, implementation, and ongoing execution of a digital community strategy; including how to engage users and fundamentally impact their relationships with the school of medicine and health services.Lead digital community-building through social media channels and the web including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and others such as bloggers, aggregators, etc., using innovative and strategic thinking.Responsible for management of all digital channels. Oversee editorial strategy and voice (of the content through the channels).Manage constituent complaints and reputational issues and other high priorities on digital channels.Partner with internal stakeholders such as product and program managers and campus partners to achieve goals and to ensure coordination.Partner with the Office of Clinical Affairs on patient recruitment strategy and marketing techniques.Work with partner agencies to use the various modes of communication, distribution, advertisements, and marketing tools on all social media platforms.Develop well-written and visually appealing content to drive engagement.Track and analyze compiled data across institutional accounts to measure the effectiveness in distributing information. Report on and make recommendations to management on refinements to social media use.Stay abreast of emerging social media platforms and recommend areas in which the programs can effectively grow and leverage its reach.Performs other related duties as assigned.Required Skills

Understanding of social media metrics and how to report back on them in a meaningful and insightful wayExceptional editorial writing skills and proficiency in editing, with top-notch grammar skillsHigh attention to detail & qualityRequired Education and Experience

Bachelor's degree and five years of relevant experience; or a combination of education and relevant experience. A degree in marketing, journalism, communication, or public relations is a plus.Proven experience in collaborating with a creative and multi-media team to create engaging content, nurturing social communities, handling crisis communications, and managing contract and part-time talent. The ideal candidate will be creative, organized, and highly collaborative.5+ years managing the strategy for social channels with proven experience in planning, delivering, and measuring social campaignsExperience with building and managing a websiteExperience working with Adobe and other graphic design softwareBackground in PR/Comms and leveraging breaking news or stories for social engagementExperience in using social media management tools. (Bonus if it's Khoros!)