Digital Director

25 May, 2021

Jobs

Digital Director

No Labels
Washington, DC

About Us

For a decade, No Labels has been working to bring Democrats, Republicans and independents into a governing coalition—committed to finding two-party solutions to America’s toughest problems. We inspired the creation of the House Problem Solvers Caucus and have built a group of congressional allies who reject the destructive politics of tribalism and division and embrace the need for national unity. Our mission has taken on a new urgency as America’s political divisions threaten to spiral out of control and our best-in-class social and digital media program is essential to achieving our mission

Opportunity

No Labels is a dynamic, fast-paced organization with many avenues and opportunities for growth. No Labels is looking for a Digital Director to lead our active digital team to help shape and amplify No Labels’ mission and goals.

The Digital Director will be responsible for a wide range of critical functions including developing original social media content, designing graphics, editing and posting videos, maintaining the office’s website, and managing media lists.

Qualified applicants must have strong writing, editing, proofreading skills and be proficient in photography, video recording and editing. They must be detail-oriented, news savvy, and able to work in a fast-paced work environment.

Compensation commensurate with experience. This position is temporarily remote due to COVID-19 and will resume full-time in our downtown office space by mid July following District of Columbia guidelines.

How to Apply

For consideration, please email a cover letter, resume, and digital portfolio, including a writing or video sample, to Jobs(at)nolabels.org. Please include “Digital Director” in the subject line of your email. No phone calls or office visits please.

Responsibilities

Execute short- and long-term communications plans

Manage all online properties, social media channels, email and SMS programs

Analyze online metrics from digital platforms including social media channels, website traffic, and CRM data from action forms and emails for future optimization

Lead digital team in crafting, executing, and analyzing social media strategy

Conceptualize, shape, draft, edit, and approve digital messaging content, including, email campaign messages, social media content, video scripts, petitions and advocacy page copy, event invitations, creative website copy, and paid media copy.

Oversee paid and organic digital strategy and integration of digital program across departments to meet overall program goals

Own online grassroots fundraising efforts for No Labels and No Labels-aligned candidates

Oversee list-growth efforts through paid and organic strategies

Create and direct production of compelling videos and graphics

Craft engagement and advocacy campaigns and oversee special projects

Work with web vendors to maintain No Labels website

Stay abreast of digital organizing strategies to engage and to activate large network of grassroots supporters into action takers with field organizing team

Amplify message of surrogates and partners of organize to maximize reach and impact

Train staff members and local leaders on various digital tools for engagement and advocacy

Supervise digital team operations and personnel to achieve departmental goals

Edit and review all public facing materials

Build and maintain press lists

Qualifications

5+ years of digital communications experience

Track record of successful digital campaigns in current media landscape

Experience in digital strategy, content development, and social media account management

Experience integrating strategies across social media, email, SMS, and video to lead strategic and cohesive digital campaigns

Demonstrated knowledge and experience managing social media channels such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, including content creation

Familiarity with Facebook insights, Twitter Analytics, and other social media analytical tools

Familiarity with digital organizing

Experience with email marketing and website management

Experience using graphic design tools, such as Adobe Creative Suite or another professional-level graphic design software

Experience using Adobe Premier Pro or Final Cut Pro (or another professional-level video editing software)

Excellent writer, with ability to write quickly and communicate clearly

Preferred: proficient with photography and videography

Preferred: 1-2 years management experience or experience leading teams

Preferred: experience with WordPress, Sprout Social, Salsa, and other digital marketing tools

Requirements

Bachelor’s degree required

Ability to work in fast-paced, start-up environment

Flexibility and “no job too small” attitude

Strong team player

Ability to balance competing priorities and follow through deadline-oriented projects

Strongly motivated by the mission of No Labels

Job posted: 2021-05-25