Annual Giving Officer, Digital Philanthropy
Monmouth UniversityWest Long Branch, NJ
Monmouth University is seeking applications for an Annual Giving Director, Digital Philanthropy in the Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving department.
Reporting to the Senior Director for Alumni Engagement and Annual Giving, the Annual Giving Officer, Digital Philanthropy implements online annual giving programs including crowdfunding, giving days, and micro-campaigns that increase donor participation and annual donations, and assists in all digital marketing efforts [Pay Per Click (PPC), Search Engine Marketing (SEM), Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Facebook ads, etc.] to help grow and support the office’s strategic, philanthropic, and engagement goals. This role will be instrumental in optimizing SEM/SEO best practice strategies and requires a combination of critical thinking and technical knowledge. We are looking for an experienced digital marketer with an inquisitive nature and a creative approach to driving [fundraising] results.
A complete list of job duties is available at http://jobs.monmouth.edu.
Required Degree, License or Certifications:
Required Skills or Software:
Basic Knowledge of MS Word 2016, Intermediate knowledge of MS Excel 2016, Must be able to utilize a variety of computer software programs in order to successfully complete assigned tasks, Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, Must be able to treat confidential and sensitive information appropriately, Must be able to operate a variety of office equipment
Required Years of Experience: 2
- Two years of experience as a storyteller in a digital marketing role with exposure to Search Engine Marketing (SEM) or display ad campaigns across advertising networks such as Google, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc. Experience creating and executing content for digital platforms, including Facebook and Instagram.
- Proficiency with Canva, the Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator), or other similar graphic design tools. Familiarity with MailChimp or similar email marketing platform. Proven experience analyzing and working with large data sets.
- Adaptable, analytical, and innovative thinker who can work both strategically as well as in a hands-on/executional capacity. Problem solver who can take initiative and set priorities while being flexible. Highly organized and able to handle multiple projects. Adept at navigating complex environments with evolving priorities and communication plans. Strong and collegial interpersonal skills and an ability to communicate effectively in person, in writing, and by phone, combined with collaborative style.
Proficiency with WordPress or other similar content management systems. Basic understanding of videography and photography. Digital fundraising experience. Experience relating to donations and non-profits.
Located along New Jersey’s northern coastline, Monmouth University is a top-tier, private comprehensive institution that is home to innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked Division I athletics. The University enrolls approximately 5,400 students in 61 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including four doctoral programs.
Small classes geared toward individual attention and immersive learning experiences that extend beyond the classroom, define the student experience at Monmouth. The University’s dynamic learning environment empowers students to become active participants in their education while fully preparing them for life after graduation. Monmouth’s faculty, experts in their respective disciplines and industries, foster student growth by collaborating with undergraduates and graduates in their research and scholarship.
Approximately one hour from New York City and Philadelphia, Monmouth University sits at the heart of a vibrant culture rich in history, the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. The University’s 170-acre coastal campus has been named one of the most beautiful in the world, and blends the classic elegance of National Historic Landmarks with state-of-the-art facilities.
A multitude of experiences is available just outside the campus gates. Access Asbury Park’s legendary music scene and diverse cultural opportunities supported by an active LGBTQ+ community. Enjoy Red Bank’s lively theater and dining hub and Long Branch’s redeveloped waterfront with recreational and upscale shopping offerings.
Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became Monmouth College in 1956 and received its university charter in 1995. Today, Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges,” The Princeton Review’s “The Best 387 Colleges,” and Money magazine’s “Best Colleges for Your Money.”
Monmouth University is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
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