Employment Opportunities

Digital Director

Job Description:

The North Dakota Democratic-NPL seeks a Digital Director who will manage and grow all digital properties of the Party. The Digital Director will be responsible for executing the messaging strategy set by the Chair, Executive Director and Communications Director on social media platforms, including Facebook and Twitter, and other platforms as they arise.  He/she will report to the Executive Director and will work closely with the Executive Director, Communications Director, Finance Director, party consultants and candidates to execute strategic communications goals and raise the Democratic-NPL’s public profile.

Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Effectively execute the messaging goals set by the Chair, Executive Director and Communications Director
  • Manage and develop an integrated digital campaign plan for the Democratic-NPL, including fundraising/list building emails, social media, and web properties.
  • Write, edit and design content for the party’s email list. Segment lists, test approaches and use best practices to raise money, mobilize volunteers and help elect candidates up and down the ticket.
  • Generate and enhance earned media and communications resources. Create a cohesive statewide message by writing, editing, designing, and curating content for the party’s social media accounts and the social media accounts of our local affiliates.
  • Develop and manage a robust social media program which integrates our message and tracks progress and effectiveness of our effort.
  • Create social media graphics and videos to elevate the party’s social media brand and messaging
  • Work as a part of the team and pitch in on crucial projects in any way needed.

Requirements:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience with email and digital organizing, communications, and online fundraising.
  • Experience with Photoshop required; experience with InDesign or other desktop publishing software preferred
  • Experience in graphic design, social media management, and strategic communications
  • Working knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • Proven experience managing multiple complex projects and finishing tasks on time
  • Basic videography and photography skills preferred
  • Experience with NGP and Blue State Digital
  • Willing to relocate to North Dakota upon hire

How to Apply:

This is a full-time position, available immediately, with benefits. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Please send resume, cover letter explaining your interest in the position, salary requirements, writing sample, and three professional references as PDF attachments to Scott McNeil- Executive Director at scott@demnpl.comPlease put “Your Name-Digital Director” in subject line.

 

 

 

 

The North Dakota Democratic-NPL is committed to diversity among its staff and recognizes that continued success requires the highest commitment to obtaining and retaining a diverse staff that provides the best quality services to supporters and constituents. The Dem-NPL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, economic status, or any other category prohibited by local, state, or federal law.