Associate Director of Communications and Marketing
Rodeph Sholom School
Location: New York, New York
Type: Full Time
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
Salary: $55,000 to $70,000
Compensation for this position is from $55,000 - $70,000, commensurate with experience, and includes a competitive benefits package.
Rodeph Sholom Schoolseeks a motivated team player to join our community as the Associate Director of Communications and Marketing. The Associate Director of Communications and Marketing reports to the Director of Communications & Marketing and supports all aspects of communication and marketing at the school through the creation and dissemination of information to appropriate stakeholders via e-mail, digital, print, social media, and the website.
Support Director in editing, writing, producing, and sending email and SMS communications on behalf of constituents throughout the school.
Support Director distributing crisis and emergency communications for constituents throughout the school.
Manage calendar for all large-scale schoolwide communications.
Manage social media calendar.
Create compelling photo and video mission-aligned content for use throughout school’s print, digital, and social media platforms with a focus on building community, promoting excellent programing, and disseminating important internal and external event information.
Assist in implementing and managing digital marketing campaigns.
General website maintenance as needed with attention to SEO.
Ensure Faculty/Parent Portal resources and calendar are maintained, up to date, and functional.
Assist in editing any print or online publications such as forms, handbooks, e-newsletters, flyers, and miscellaneous collateral.
Maintain and grow a database of photo and video assets. Receive photos and videos from constituents, cull, edit and organize.
Support events as needed. Some evening and weekend support may be required.
Maintain the most discretion with confidential and sensitive information.
Rodeph Sholom School encourages applications from women, people of color, people with disabilities, and members of the LGBTQ+ community. Rodeph Sholom School is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It has been and will continue to be a fundamental policy of the school not to discriminate on the basis of any category prohibited by applicable federal, New York State and/or New York City laws/regulations. This policy applies to all aspects of the employment process, including hiring, promotion, demotion, compensation/benefits, performance evaluations, disciplinary actions, training, working conditions, layoff, and termination.
Bachelor’s degree required, with concentration in Communications or Marketing preferred.
Meticulous attention to grammar and accuracy of all communications.
Ability to maintain the professional visual appearance of all communications in alignment with brand standards.
Strong interpersonal skills with the capacity to multitask, liaise, and collaborate with various stakeholders (e.g. staff, faculty, administration, Parents Association) on a daily basis.
Initiative, sound judgment, and ability to respond calmly and resourcefully in an environment with shifting priorities.
Ability to both take direction and work independently.
Strong computer skills, including experience and comfort with databases.
Strong fluency with G-Suite programs.
Some graphic design experience utilizing Adobe CS and/or Canva is preferred.
Some proficiency working with WordPress preferred.
Familiarity with communications systems for broadcasting emails and texting, preferred.
Strong willingness to learn and assist in a variety of capacities as needed.
Rodeph Sholom School, an independent Reform Jewish Day School, ?is committed to providing each Nursery through 8th Grade student ?with opportunities to thrive personally, academically, and spiritually. ?We offer a challenging curriculum that is enhanced by Jewish life ?and learning rooted in tradition, identity, ethics, and critical thinking.