Concordia University Wisconsin/Ann Arbor
  • 26-Apr-2018 to 03-Jun-2018 (CST)
  • Mequon, WI, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Concordia University seeks applications for the full-time, exempt position of Content Marketing Strategist. This position is for bold, creative thinkers who are able to connect the dots between content development and lead generation. This position will support the Marketing department in the development of creative content marketing initiatives. Serving Concordia University Wisconsin, Concordia University Ann Arbor, as well as our regional centers and online presences, this role plays a new and critical part of our combined marketing strategy. This position is housed in Mequon, WI and reports directly to the Director of Marketing Strategy.

Responsibilities

  • Dream up industry leading content marketing initiatives to increase both lead flow and return on investment
  • Serve as a main copywriter for marketing, writing: blogs, landing pages, and emails for use in campaigns
  • Collaborate with colleagues on innovative "freemium" content for use in generating leads
  • Work with Digital Marketing team to distribute content via paid channels
  • Work with web team to maximize content marketing features on our web properties
  • Alongside Design and Online Experience teams, develop media including: video, audio, and interactive pieces.
  • Alongside marketing leadership, develop and execute a "content first" SEO strategy
  • Working with strategist team, coordinate a cohesive content strategy across multiple schools
  • Measurement and optimization of content
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements

  • Creative, out of the box mindset
  • Proven history of using data to give the consumer valuable information
  • Ability to organize content calendars
  • An understanding of how content can generate leads
  • Extraordinary copywriting ability
  • Strong project management skills
  • Familiarity with Hubspot platform and Inbound Marketing is preferred
  • Experience with video, both editing and filming is preferred
  • Exceptional organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to occasionally travel and work on weekends
  • Passion for Concordia's mission

Education and Experience

An Associate's Degree (Bachelor's is preferred), and 2 years of experience in a content marketing, or related role.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a full-time position.  Starting range is dependent upon individual qualifications and experience. Concordia health, disability and retirement plan enrollment is available to full-time employees and their eligible dependents. Tuition benefits are also available for employees and their qualified dependents.

Physical Demands/Equipment 

The physical demands described herein 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 job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee frequently is required to sit, reach with hands and arms, and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 40 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the position. It is not intended to be all-inclusive. Administration reserves the right to adjust the duties and responsibilities.

Equal Opportunity Employer

It is the policy of CU to provide equal opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws.

The University will not discriminate against or harass any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, pregnancy, national origin (including ancestry), citizenship status, physical or mental disability, age, marital status, gender, veteran or military status, predisposing genetic characteristics, domestic violence victim status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. 

However, CU is an institution of the LCMS and, to the extent allowed by law, CU reserves the right to give preference in employment based on religion.  In addition, preference in holding certain employment positions is given to ordained or rostered ministers of the LCMS.  Based on a religious tenet, CU recognizes only male, LCMS ordained Ministers of the Gospel, but recognizes both male and female LCMS Rostered Ministers of the Gospel.

The Human Resources Department has been appointed to manage the equal employment opportunity program, including all equal employment opportunity activities, as required by federal, state and local agencies.  If any employee or applicant for employment believes this policy has been violated, he/she must contact the Director of Human Resources.

Concordia University is a HLC accredited, co-educational, liberal arts school offering more than 70 undergraduate majors, over 40 master's degree programs, and 4 doctoral programs. There are also a variety of accelerated evening and e-learning programs.

Concordia is a Lutheran higher education community committed to helping students develop in mind, body and spirit for service to Christ in the Church and in the world.

Concordia University Wisconsin/Ann Arbor
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