Looking to join a dynamic, innovative and growing nonprofit Marketing & Communications (MarCom) team JDRF, the leading global organization working to end type 1 diabetes, needs your talent, creativity and enthusiasm to drive our mission forward. As part of the national MarCom team, you will work with colleagues who spend every day curating inspiring narratives, brainstorming campaigns, and finding better ways to reach more people and increase engagement with a worldwide movement that makes an impact.
We’re looking for a talented marketing and communications strategist who can lead a team of campaign, content, event, and digital marketers who are responsible for the creation and execution of events and campaigns that drive awareness of type 1 diabetes, empower the T1D community, and get people to take action with JDRF.
An Inspiring Leader– Leads a team by example; coaches a high performing team in a way that leverages individual expertise and supports collaboration within Marcom and throughout JDRF
A Savvy Brand Champion– Ideates innovative partnership campaigns that deepen engagement and broaden JDRF’s reach
T-Shaped Marketing Generalist– Understanding and experience across marketing and communications functions with deep expertise in one or more focus area: digital, campaign, fundraising, content, project management, brand, events, and loyalty
An Expert Strategist– Nimbly moves from executive and partner meetings to team brainstorms and is capable of establishing strategic frameworks that thoughtfully establish objectives, budgets, and timelines; a marketer with a strong track record of success developing and executing multichannel campaigns
A Skilled Planner– Translates the marketing and communications team’s objectives into plans that connect with cross-departmental and partner needs, and sets priorities for team to execute on them effectively; supports the fundraising teams in the Development organization with strategies and tactics that can further these team’s fundraising goals
Influential Communicator– Expertly negotiates communications between departments, partners, and the MarCom team, gaining influence by showing empathy and pragmatism
A Master Storyteller– Conceptualizes and articulates how individual touch points/messaging opportunities ladder up to a holistic supporter journey culminating in content consumption and brand loyalty
An Analytical Thinker– Capable of understanding, analyzing, and collaborating on reporting and analysis resulting in the creation of compelling presentations to stakeholders across all departments, including other JDRF departments and corporate partners
Degree in Marketing (or related field) with 8+ years of marketing experience, some of which must be in-house. A proven track record in brand management, advertising, or marketing positions.
Reports to: CMO, Marketing and Communications
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands or fingers, handle or feel objects, tools or controls. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and infrequently up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and the ability to adjust focus.The noise level in the work environment is usually low.