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Oct 05, 2018

Washington DC

Permanent

Agent: Vincent S.

Job #: 139078

Salary: 140-160k

Job Description

The Director will oversee the web development and email marketing operations teams, with an emphasis on building our internal website development capabilities to drive innovation and testing, provide strategic guidance and data-driven recommendations for digital marketing campaigns.

 

Responsibilities

  • Lead the digital technology team, which is responsible for website development, SEO, UX testing and design, and analytics.
  • Provide strategic insight and guidance on digital marketing initiatives, making data-driven recommendations to optimize and improve ROI.
  • Track and manage timelines, deliverables, and implementation for digital campaigns across internal and external teams. Coordinate the production, development, and maintenance of new and existing website projects, and identify opportunities to reduce reliance on external vendors.
  • Ensure that best practices are upheld for web development and management, providing the best possible products and results for all client accounts.
  • Regularly explore and pursue new digital ideas, testing small and measuring success.

Experience:

  • 8 or more years of experience in digital marketing, communications, or technology roles; including 4 or more years of direct experience with team management responsibilities.
  • Hands on Wordpress Development, Must have a deep understanding of website development, and familiarity with digital marketing principles and analytics.
  • Agency or issue advocacy experience strongly preferred.
  • Track record of successful management experience in directing, training, and recruiting personnel, and with key skills including strategic planning and implementation, project management, and budgeting.

 

Skills and Requirements:

  • Proven experience with digital marketing, including a deep understanding of best practices, innovated tactics, measurement tools, and technological platforms.
  • Hands on Wordpress Development, Must have a deep understanding of website development, and familiarity with digital marketing principles and analytics.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Experience working in a fast paced, results-drive, high performance culture, with a willingness to work hours required and a commitment to getting the job done.
  • Excellent interpersonal and ability to engage and lead people and projects across teams and client account, delivering quality and timely results.
  • Good understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery
  • Experience building user interfaces for websites and/or web applications
  • Experience designing and developing responsive design websites
  • Comfortable working with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.
  • Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers
  • Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages
  • Strong understanding of PHP back-end development
  • Exhibits a dedication to economic freedom, interest in public policy, and a passion for consumer marketing and communications.

 

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