Delaware Valley Friends School is a national leader educating bright students in grades 1-12 with reading, writing, and other related learning differences. The school attracts students from across the Philadelphia area and is in the midst of several years of program expansion and enrollment growth. Students receive a comprehensive, research-based, college preparatory curriculum, individualized instruction, cutting-edge assistive technologies, and successful college placement, with an emphasis on metacognition and self-advocacy within a community based on Quaker values.
About you and the role
The Digital Marketing Manager will join a collaborative and growth-minded advancement team and report directly to the Director of Marketing & Communications. The Digital Marketing Manager oversees DVFriends’ web presence. This includes monitoring, developing, and posting content to the school’s social media platforms, updating the school’s website and online profiles, creating and managing online advertising, and building relationships with other members of the DVFriends community to discover and showcase stories that reflect and connect with our existing and prospective audiences. The Digital Marketing Manager is an integral member of the school community, providing digital marketing support to the Admissions and Development offices as needed and being present and engaged in various aspects of campus life.
Here’s a taste of what you’ll do:
Build relationships with faculty, staff, administrators, and students to discover and develop story ideas for social media and other online marketing platforms
Write crisp, engaging, error-free social media posts and marketing copy that connect to the DVFriends brand and key message points
Take photographs and video of events and happenings at school and use them in digital marketing pieces
Carefully monitor the school’s online presence for engagement and any concerning or inappropriate activity
Use graphic design software to develop additional visuals for stories and collateral pieces
Ensure that the school’s website content is updated regularly
Put together and manage digital advertising campaigns on Facebook and Google
Partner with the Director of Marketing & Communications to develop digital marketing strategies and initiatives that further the growth of and engagement in the school’s online marketing presence
You'll be the right person for this job if:
You want to work for an organization that improves kids’ lives alongside people who share that motivation.
You are energized by people and storytelling
You are capable of working independently, but brainstorming ideas and collaborating with others on projects get your creative juices flowing
You’re a digital native. Online communication platforms are one of your happy places and you understand how they fit into a larger marketing framework for a small, growing organization
You’re an effective communicator across multiple platforms
The Quaker S.P.I.C.E.S. (Simplicity, Peace, Integrity, Community, Equality, Stewardship) resonate with you
You know yourself well, faults and strengths, and approach others with empathy and generosity of spirit
You have a growth mindset, enjoy continuous learning, and thrive with constructive feedback
You’re willing to pitch in and support the school when and where needed
Additional Salary Information: You'll benefit from:
A robust health insurance plan, including a school contribution that covers the employee cost and a portion of the cost for a partner and dependents.
Generous time-off policies, including 15 vacation days the first year and 21 thereafter, and 14 holidays a year.
Employer match of retirement plan contributions up to 6% of salary.
About Delaware Valley Friends School
Delaware Valley Friends School is a national leader educating bright students (grades 1-12) with reading, writing, and other learning differences. Students receive a comprehensive, research-based, college preparatory curriculum, individualized instruction, cutting-edge assistive technologies, and successful college placement, with an emphasis on metacognition and self-advocacy within a community based on Quaker values. DVFriends is the first school program in the region accredited by both the International Dyslexia Association (IDA) and the International Multi-sensory Structured Language Education Council (IMSLEC) - the leaders in multi-sensory structured language instruction. Established in 1986, the school attracts students from across the region. Located on the Philadelphia Main Line, in Paoli, Pennsylvania, the school is 45 minutes by train from Center City.
Delaware Valley Friends School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, sexual identity, age, disability or marital status in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic and other sc...hool-administered programs, or in hiring, use of volunteers or board membership. Diverse candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.