Communications and Marketing Manager

New York City, New York
55,000 plus+
Feb 21, 2019
Metro Area
New York
Full Time

We are looking for someone to join our small, but mighty team as the marketing lead for USY, our youth movement.  Reporting to the Senior Director of Marketing and Communications and working with the USY team, the Manager will translate the marketing strategy into an executable plan that drives awareness, engagement and registration among both uninvolved Jewish teens and engaged USYers.  The ideal candidate can take a project and own it, quickly learn what they don’t already know and be able to act as a jack-of-all-trades, equal parts digital marketer, project manager, content creator, writer, PR pro and more.

Responsibilities include:

Oversee USY’s website, blog and social media platforms

Plan and distribute content across channels

Partner with digital marketing agency to create and promote social media ads and sponsored content

Design and distribute email marketing campaigns

Create marketing collateral, templates and toolkits

Work with partner organizations and congregations to promote our programs and enhance our brand awareness

Pitch and place stories in Jewish and secular media

Train and activate brand ambassadors

Guide activities of Marketing and Communications Associate in support of marketing strategy

Serve as USY marketing liaison for organization staff

Manage external vendors as appropriate

Regularly analyze performance across channels and make recommendations to changes in strategy and approach as necessary

Assist in the development and management of department budget

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position exempt from overtime. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5pm.


Bachelor’s degree, preferably in English, marketing, communications or related field


Minimum five years’ experience in marketing and/or communications


Prior digital marketing experience, including familiarity with social media platforms, Wordpress, Constant Contact and SEO


Exceptional capacity to learn as you will be expected to become fluent in all areas of marketing and communications


Strong writing, proofreading and editing skills


Ability to think critically


Detail-oriented, highly organized and resourceful


Strong project management skills


Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work across organization with wide variety of people

Familiarity with Judaism a plus

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