Media and Content Developer

US Sailing
1 Roger Williams University Way
Bristol, RI 02809
United States

Industry
Advertising / Marketing
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Security Clearance Required
No
Housing Provided
No
Employment Type
Full Time
Work Schedule
Full-Time

Job Description
US Sailing is hiring a full-time Media and Content Developer with a focus on writing, editing, and reviewing copy for the association’s website and digital channels. This position will organize, draft, and distribute brand campaign content for the organization’s fundraising initiatives and provide editorial support for programs, products, services, and events. The Media and Content Developer will work with the Communications Manager and members of the Marketing Department to provide a consistent and accurate voice for US Sailing content across all digital channels.
 

Roles & Responsibilities:


· Provide editorial support for US Sailing digital media channels with a focus on website content.

· Engage with departments to ensure product and program description copy and website presentation is updated, accurate and effective.

· Write stories, product and program descriptions, marketing and advertising copy, association news, and partner/sponsor content.

· Contribute to website customer experience projects to increase traffic conversions to membership, fundraising, and program sales.

· Work closely with Marketing and the Website Manager to manage and deploy effective SEO and content tracking strategies for US Sailing digital channels.

· Apply analytical data-driven information to ensure we are current with customer needs and digital trends.

· Make connections between US Sailing programs and align on cross promotional efforts through our digital channels, with a focus on fundraising and membership.

· Support and contribute to social media content with a primary focus on Instagram and new social media channels.

· Support the management of US Sailing’s editorial calendar for digital media communications.

· Ensure full compliance on the website with all laws and regulations.

Job Requirements
Skill Requirements:

• Must possess a bachelor’s degree, ideally in an area of Communications, Journalism, or Marketing
• Experienced writer and editor
• A background in journalism
• Effective in drafting compelling fundraising and donor-related content
• Proficient in Word Press and website management technology
• Experienced in creating brand social media content
• Functional knowledge email marketing and communications platforms with a focus on MailChimp.
• Demonstrate the ability to follow and meet organizational editorial and communications timelines
Employer
Peter Glass
1 Roger Williams University Way
Bristol RI 02809
United States
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