Marketing Associate

National Center for Civil and Human Rights (The Center) is an engaging cultural institution that connects the American Civil Rights Movement to today’s ongoing struggle for human rights, whether at a local or global level. Our purpose is to create a safe space for visitors and attendees to explore the fundamental rights of all human beings so that they come away inspired and empowered to join the ongoing dialogue about human rights in their communities, workplace, and lives. The Center is seeking a Marketing Associate to join our busy marketing team and support our content development, digital media, and collateral design work.

Details

Role

The Marketing Associate will serve as the primary support to the marketing team. The Market Associate will generate social content, write copy and assist with digital information and communications for the organization. The Marketing Associate will be expected to work collaboratively with the Digital Media Content and Communications Manager to develop content that aligns with the mission and vision for The Center. This team member must possess creativity, strong organization skills, and be knowledgeable of industry specific technologies such as social media platforms and publishing software.  

 Reports to: Digital Media Content and Communications Manager and Director of Marketing & Communications 

Duties & Responsibilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities  

  • Assist with the creation, development, planning, and posting of timely, relevant content to our various social media platforms, including Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc. 
  • Monitor various media platforms for content about or relevant to The Center 
  • Assist with developing communications outreach materials, such as press releases, email pitches, media alerts, etc. 
  • Review content for The Center’s website to prepare for posting including photos, bios, event registrations, job postings, etc. 
  • Assist with monitoring and responding to inquiries from social media 
  • Assist with copywriting needs including but not limited to blog posts, social media posts,etc.  
  • Use various tactics to assist with improving The Center’s SEO  
  • Assist with marketing analytics to determine ROI on initiatives 
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements

Core Competencies 

  • Proficiency with the various technology tools utilized in the role such as social media platforms, MS Office Suite, graphic design and database tools 
  • Knowledge of Hootsuite, Word Press, and/or AdobePro strongly preferred 
  • A strong command of English language grammar and spelling, and verbal communications 
  • Operates within anti-racist frameworks when approaching tasks, community, and colleagues 
  • Capable of managing multiple simultaneous priorities 
  • Moderate to advanced understanding of SEO strategies and tactics 
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience with developing, planning and executing social content and strategy.  

Preferred Skills 

  • Design abilities, able to work in Adobe suite.  

Physical Requirements 

  • Capable of working on a computer for extended periods of time 
  • Extended periods of sitting and/or standing 
  • Cognitive ability to process information, analyze and make decisions 
  • Ability to lift, carry, and or move up to 25 pounds 
  • Bending, reaching, kneeling 

Employment Eligibility 

NCCHR is dedicated to the principles of equal employment opportunity. We prohibit unlawful discrimination against applicants or employees based on age (40 and over), race, sex, color, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, and the statuses protected by Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. 

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire. 

Application Instructions

About Us 

National Center for Civil and Human Rights, founded in 2014, is a museum and human rights educational institution located in Atlanta, GA, the cradle of civil rights. We create dynamic and empathy-building experiences, teach history’s connection to the present, generate brave and difficult conversations about necessary issues, and inspire the change-maker in each of us to promote civil and human rights in our communities and the world. The Center connects the U.S. civil rights movement of the 1950’s and 1960’s to global human rights movements for the rights of people of color, women, immigrants, people with disabilities, LGBTQIA+ people, and other marginalized groups. Through our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiative, the Campaign for Equal Dignity, mission-based Institutes, expansive educational offerings, and immersive and engaging storytelling we inspire each of us to reflect and think critically, exercise empathy in action, and create positive change locally and globally.  To learn more, visit our website civilandhumanrights.org. 

Interested and qualified candidates please submit a cover letter, resume and writing sample to [email protected].