Senior Manager, Digital Marketing and Fundraising

Alexandria, Virginia
great benefits
Jul 24, 2019
Aug 28, 2019
Full Time

Position Overview

The Senior Manager, Digital Marketing and Fundraising will bring a full spectrum of web, social media, digital marketing, and online fundraising capabilities to Global Impact. This position will develop and execute digital strategies to maximize Global Impact’s efforts to grow brand awareness, highlight its services, effectively position the organization in the market and engage key audiences. Additionally, this position serves as a high-level expert advising nonprofit and government clients on digital fundraising strategy. The position oversees the day-to-day operations of Global Impact’s primary website,, as well as other specialized websites, campaigns and the organization’s social media channels.

Major Responsibilities

  • Lead and implement all aspects of Global Impact digital marketing plan for social media channels and website with assistance from Senior Associate.
  • Advise on digital marketing and fundraising strategies, campaigns and tactics across the organization.
  • Manage content, layout and design for Global Impact websites and customized landing pages for marketing campaigns, in partnership with the Technology Team.
  • Manage online advertising campaigns.
  • Write, edit and create content (copy, graphics and photos) for websites and social media channels, and coordinate contributions of other staff.
  • Grow and cultivate Global Impact’s online community.
  • Collaborate on external client projects by developing and/or implementing digital fundraising strategies as needed.
  • Research and identify relevant new technologies, social networks, tools, and digital marketing and fundraising strategies to ensure implementation of best practices. 
  • Develop and manage digital usage reports.
  • Update and maintain social media guidelines for the organization.
  • Provide additional marketing and communications support as requested.

Qualifications & Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, digital media, journalism, marketing or related field
  • 5+ years of experience in digital marketing and online fundraising; preferably with experience working in both the for-profit and nonprofit sectors
  • Knowledge of content management systems (preferably Drupal, WordPress, Ruby on Rails), basic HTML, SEO, Google Analytics, Microsoft Office applications, SharePoint and graphic design applications (preferably Adobe Creative Suite)
  • Familiarity with UX/UI optimization
  • Advanced skills in Facebook advertising and Google AdWords
  • Strong knowledge of online communications strategies and tactics, branding and latest digital technologies, tools and best practices
  • Demonstrated success in developing and executing social media and digital strategies to increase visibility, engagement and donations
  • Significant experience with content generation, writing Web-appropriate copy and presenting a professional voice for an organization
  • Significant experience tracking and analyzing data and trends
  • Strong attention to detail and organization
  • Must be creative and innovative
  • Must be a self-starter and able to work in a fast-paced, cross-functional team environment
  • Must be able to manage multiple projects and tasks on deadline with a focus on results
  • Familiarity with AP style and Meltwater is a plus
  • Passion for and understanding of global development and philanthropy is a plus

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