Full Time

Communications Specialist

Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey 1301 Springdale Road, Cherry Hill NJ

The Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey (JFED) seeks an enthusiastic, creative thinker for the Communications Specialist role in its Marketing Department. Candidates must be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment, prioritize and manage multiple projects at the same time, and work both independently and in a team setting. JFED is looking for a self-starter with the initiative to carry ideas through to completion.

 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Write clear and persuasive copy across multiple marketing and fundraising channels
  • Work collaboratively with departmental and agency staff to research, develop, and publish compelling content for both print and online channels (including social media)
  • Design and curate content for social media channels to engage and grow online audiences
  • Develop new content for website properties, including researching and implementing best practices in page design, navigation structure, and flow of information
  • Maintain website properties with updated copy, graphics, and SEO
  • Track results of marketing campaigns through tools such as Google Analytics and Facebook Insights
  • Manage Google AdWords accounts and social media ad campaigns
  • Develop, design, and manage email marketing campaigns and distribution lists
  • Actively identify, engage, cultivate, and manage press relationships to ensure coverage surrounding programming and events
  • Interface with the Marketing Director and Graphic Designer on other projects as needed

 

Qualifications

  • Passion for and knowledge of the Jewish community preferred, along with nonprofit or volunteer experience
  • Superior talent for writing compelling copy and expressing complex ideas clearly
  • Proven experience writing fundraising appeals, event remarks, video scripts, printed collateral, social media posts, and other marketing materials with a fundraising focus
  • Expert knowledge of social media platforms and tools
  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, or related field
  • 2+ years of professional experience in marketing and/or communications; public relations experience a plus

 

This is a full-time position (35 hours/week) and eligible for benefits. Email resume to kbray@jfedsnj.org. EOE.