Marketing Coordinator

Location
New York City, New York
Salary
Competitive Hourly Rate
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 03, 2017
Level
Entry Level
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Contract, Part Time

Marketing Coordinator

Status: Part-time Contractor (20 to 24 hrs/week)
Reports to: Marketing Manager
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The Position

The marketing coordinator will support management across Understood’s social media and e-mail functions. The coordinator is responsible for supporting the planning, execution, and analysis of “always-on” communications as well as digital campaigns. A typical day will vary, but will have a heavy focus on Understood’s digital marketing channels.

Responsibilities Include

Social media (70% of role)

  • Assist in the planning and scheduling of organic posts across Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest
  • Support the development, approval, monitoring and optimizing of paid social advertising on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest
  • Manage reporting: campaign, competitive, platform and trend analysis

E-mail (20% of role)

  • Support creative sourcing, development and proofing of marketing e-mail sends
  • Contribute to the development of an Understood e-mail test agenda

Other (10% of role)

  • Assist in the creation of digital tool kits to help Understood’s partners spread the word about learning and attention issues

Understood is a young, fast-paced organization, and offers many opportunities to own projects and develop transferable professional skills. This role is a great fit for someone interested in working at the intersection of digital media and social good.

Requirements

  • Interest in social organizations, disabilities, learning and attention issues and/or education
  • 1 year of direct experience and/or demonstrated quality exposure to general marketing and digital marketing principles through hands-on classes, projects or internships
  • Comfort in both quantitative analytics and creative thinking
  • Ability to multitask, problem solve, and work collaboratively across teams
  • Interest in social media
  • Positive attitude and a willingness to learn