• Part Time Volunteer
  • Remote

School Group

POSITION TITLE:  Director of Content, Digital and PR 

DEPARTMENT:  Marketing, Public Relations, and Communications   

REPORTS TO: Reporting to the Chief Marketing Officer 

 OBJECTIVE: In this role, you will be responsible for oversight of our Content and Digital Marketing, Creative Services, and PR and Communications Teams to help meet organizational goals for online traffic, subscribers, development, advocacy and fundraising. You will also work closely with the CMO, providing ideation and creative direction to help further refine our marketing strategy, positioning and initiatives. 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 

  • Leading the development, implementation and management of content and digital marketing strategy. 
  • Overseeing the positioning, strategy and development of content and other digital marketing programs across channels, ensuring messaging is high-quality, reflects our voice, and represent the School Group brand. 
  • Identifying opportunities to translate organizational mission and goals into high-touch, cross-platform, data-driven marketing opportunities across all platforms. 
  • Serving as the in-house expert on content and marketing, directing team leads on day-to-day activities. 
  • Identifying industry trends and marketplace needs, cultivating new partnership prospects and conceiving innovative new marketing initiatives. 
  • Providing strategic recommendations to CMO on industry trends and market needs. 
  • Participating in cross-functional brainstorming sessions to evolve marketing strategy conversations and build consensus. 
  • Overseeing all analyses, metrics, and reporting. 

 Position Functions : Every effort has been made to identify the essential functions of this position. However, this position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties you may be required to perform. The omission of specific descriptions of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or can be considered essential to this position.  

QUALIFICATIONS:   To perform this role successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  

The successful candidate should have: 

Minimum qualifications:  

  • Minimum 58 years of digital or content marketing management experience in a nonprofit or corporate setting. 
  • Deep understanding of the digital marketing landscape and content marketing trends. 
  • Experience leading the strategy for and managing a marketing team, working cross-functionally with internal teams and stakeholders. 
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities in a high-volume, fast-paced environment. 
  • Strong writing, interpersonal, relationship-building and collaboration skills.  
  • Ability to successfully interface with senior-level internal stakeholders. 

Preferred qualifications:  

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications, Journalism or English. 
  • Experience working remotely as part of a team.  
  • Experience working in a start-up company, non-profit or entrepreneurial environment. 
  • Self-directed and disciplined with the ability to work independently in an ever-changing environment.  

Who is School Group? 

School Group (SG) is a startup international non-profit developing a cutting-edge global e-learning platform that will allow students around the world to connect for peer-to-peer collaborative learning and skills development — improving the accessibility and quality of education, while transforming lives and impacting future success. We need talented people to help us make our vision a reality. So, if you believe in the power of education, international development and community service — and have the time, skills and know-how to match — we want you as a School Group volunteer.   

Why Volunteer  With  Us? 

We are a community of people from different parts of the world who share a common belief in improving education which will eventually reduce poverty and improve the quality of life and living conditions globally. Volunteering with us will enable you to build your resume and gain invaluable experience in a supportive environment.  

  • In the USA, School Group is a Certifying Organization, offering the President’s Volunteer Service Award (PVSA) to eligible volunteers.  
  • School Group will provide a letter of recommendation to all volunteers who are able to showcase outstanding performance for professional references.  

Other Information 

This is a volunteer position. There will be no financial compensation. Our organization is 100% volunteer run. We welcome volunteers located anywhere in the world, as long as they can connect reliably to the internet.  

APPLY NOW

To apply for this job please visit project.schoolgroup.org.