Title Communications and Marketing Manager
Organization Big Medium
Closing Date
Location Austin, TX

Reports to: Director of Development
Supervises: N/A
Status: Full-Time, Non-Exempt
Date Approved: 5/20/2022

Big Medium aspires to be a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workplace. Our hiring practices emphasize the value and importance of distinct backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences.

The Communications and Marketing Manager will be responsible for all aspects of marketing and communications for Big Medium. The primary role of the Communications and Marketing Manager is developing multi-year marketing strategies to advance organizational support through audience growth, corporate sponsorships, and increased membership. Diversity, Equity, and inclusivity are integral to Big Medium. The Communications and Marketing Manager will be in charge of communicating and expressing those values to our artists, audience, and supporters.

General Responsibilities
Lead and participate in ideation, strategy, and road mapping sessions with Executive Leadership Team to develop compelling campaigns that raise brand awareness, grow audience engagement, and increased donor support
Coordinate and manage all marketing campaigns
Serve as lead for all PR and media relations functions
Create written content and coordinate design assets for all marketing efforts, including social media, email, website, advertisements, publications, etc.
Manage digital presence, including the Big Medium website, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and additional channels that may be deemed relevant
Conduct data analyses to determine the effectiveness of each marketing campaign and digital platform, and report key findings to the Executive Leadership Team
Assist in the development of media kit, sponsor deck, and other marketing and sales materials
Manage relationships with marketing partners, including contract agreements, ad buys, co-marketing efforts, digital content, and all other partnership needs

Previous marketing and digital experience
Excellent organizational, written, verbal, interpersonal, and administrative skills
Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
Knowledge of social media, online display advertising, email marketing, print advertising, and website/landing page best practices
Leadership skills to manage multiple complex projects simultaneously and the ability to make timely decisions, and move work forward
Outstanding personal and professional integrity with the ability to establish and maintain productive and collaborative relationships
Ability to work independently/remotely

Preferred Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, business, advertising or another related field
5 or more years of related experience in marketing
Knowledge or ability to learn CRM products similar to Little Green Light
Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
Working knowledge of Squarespace
In-depth knowledge of Google Drive
In-depth knowledge of Google Analytics and IG Analytics
In-depth knowledge of MailChimp
Bilingual (English/Spanish)

40 hours per week
Generally Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm, but the work schedule is flexible
Weekends and evenings for events as needed
Currently working remotely with one day in the office per week

Compensation and Benefits
$50,000 – $55,000 per year
Health insurance
Vision and dental insurance
Paid time off

This description is intended to provide an overview of the responsibilities and duties of the position. It is not all inclusive. The incumbent in the position will be expected to perform other duties as required. The responsibilities may change over time. This description is provided for informational purposes only and does not form the basis of a contract. Big Medium is an equal opportunity employer in all positions, programs and services without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to employment@bigmedium.org

Website https://www.bigmedium.org/