Location: New York, NY
The Marshall Project seeks a Membership Manager to develop and engage a community of supporters that will help to sustain the mission-driven journalism of a fast-growing, nonprofit media organization. Reporting to the Director of Development, s/he will design and implement a strategy for acquiring and retaining donors through thoughtful, creative engagement via email, social media, and live events. S/he will work closely with the Communications and Digital teams at The Marshall Project, as well as outside consultants, to build and grow a national revenue-generating membership. S/he will be responsible for sharing our experiences with colleagues in the nonprofit media community as we work collaboratively to develop models for the future of responsible, fact-based journalism.
Managing the database of members.
Writing and implementing all general appeals and recruitment campaigns.
Managing member benefits, communications and queries.
Tracking performance and using metrics to inform strategy.
Running monthly reports to assess progress.
Helping to identify potential members and opportunities for increased giving.
Serving as the primary point person for internal and external stakeholders.
Excellent writing skills.
Experience working at a nonprofit organization.
Fundraising and/or marketing experience preferred.
Strong project management skills.
Experience with MailChimp and Salesforce or comparable CRM database a plus, but not required.
Familiarity with sales/direct marketing a plus.
To apply, please send a CV, letter of interest, and two unedited writing samples to Kelli Payne at email@example.com.
The Marshall Project is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a diverse newsroom. We welcome all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability.