Digital content manager

Strong candidates will have been admins of multiple content management platforms with some HTML/CSS experience, led email marketing production and list management efforts using multiple email service provider and database management systems, actively managed organizational social media platforms, and edited and created images, animations, videos, slide shows, and brochures or reports for professional audiences.

Key responsibilities:

Web Production

  • Post new content developed by program staff on multiple existing sites, using typical CMS/hosting platforms, occasionally in HTML/CSS     

  • Support website development, including the integration of separate sites into unified, organization-wide web property

  • Assist with web content development, including building templates and creating and editing visual assets (i.e., images, videos)

  • Monitor and traffic inquiries and site feedback

Social Media Management

  • Under guidance of program staff, develop and post Climate Central-originated and other content as basis for postings to engage Twitter followers and Facebook/Instagram followers, as well as audiences on other platforms (e.g., LinkedIn, YouTube)

  • Conceptualize and work with designer to develop novel graphics, animations, and videos for posting

  • Analyze and report on social media metrics; advise program leaders on best-performing content and tactics

Email Campaigns Management

  • Work with Climate Matters team to distribute camera-ready graphics to participating broadcast meteorologists and journalists

  • Develop responsive emails--often containing dynamic content--within typical ESP platform, occasionally using HTML and CSS

  • Oversee additional email and integrated social media campaigns from conception to delivery

  • Manage multiple subscriber lists and ensure consistency with master databases

  • Contribute to marketing strategy employed in email and social media campaigns to increase engagement with content and increase list-serve subscribers

  • Improve upon current email templates within published guidelines and ensure consistent branding across multiple email campaigns 

  • Conduct A/B testing to enhance email campaigns

Cross-cutting

  • Assist with visual content production and editing, including graphics, animations/interactives, videos, report design and typesetting

  • Regularly track, report, and review performance metrics across web, email, conventional and social media to identify trends and areas of improvement

  • Other duties as assigned

Essential qualifications 

  • Demonstrated facility with content management systems, email and list management software, social media, and graphic design packages

  • Experience leading website maintenance, email creative and production efforts, organizational social media efforts, and design projects

  • Applied knowledge of performance measurement, testing, and reporting

  • Deadline-driven, well-organized, and flexible

  • Highly collaborative and comfortable working across teams in leading, contributing, and supporting roles

  • Familiarity with Adobe Creative Cloud (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Premiere Pro) is a plus

  • Genuine interest in climate science and science communications is a big plus

Location 

Climate Central’s headquarters are in Princeton, N.J. Some office presence is preferred, but not required, other than occasional staff retreats.

Compensation 

Compensation is competitive, with generous benefits.

Diversity 

Climate Central is committed to building a diverse team. We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and as such do not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

How to Apply  

Please send your cover letter including salary expectationsyour resume; and contact information for three references familiar with your work, to jobs@climatecentral.org with the exact subject line, Digital Content Manager. Due to the volume of employment applications and queries received, Climate Central is unable to respond to each application individually. Applicants will be contacted directly if selected as a candidate. The search will close when a successful candidate is recruited.