Authentic Campaigns: Senior Digital Strategist, Paid Media (Temporary Position)




$78,000 / Yearly


Authentic Campaigns



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Location: Remote
Position: Full-time (Temporary)
Salary: $78,000

Authentic is looking for a Temporary Senior Digital Strategist, Paid Media to join our team for the rest of the election cycle. The term for this position will end on November 15th, 2024.

Senior Digital Strategists are expected to run point on leading a book of clients, working independently to meet client needs with minimal monitoring from management– to run digital programs that meet our award-winning standard.

This position pays a fixed starting salary of $78,000 annually, per our company’s transparent employee compensation. Benefits include 100% employer covered health care, matched 401K, flexible vacation and sick leave, and more.

This is a union position represented by the Campaign Workers Guild.

- Develop, set, and execute digital paid media strategy for our clients to meet their goals
- Brainstorm and develop creative ideas for our clients, write, fact-check, and proofread content before it goes out
- Set up ads in Facebook Ads Manager, Google Ads, Switchboard and other advertising and texting platforms as needed 
- Help liaise between the client and the data team for purchases of email lists
- Respond to topics in real-time by assisting in drafting ads in response to news stories that are breaking fast
- Lead on relevant client communications
- Contribute to a collaborative culture that helps improve our work product
- Work with designers, email strategists, and vendor partners to meet your client's needs as necessary
- Ensure all content is rooted in the authentic and honest voice of the client, and that each program is unique, relevant, and timely
- Produce professional memos and maintain internal and external reporting 
- Respond to topics in real-time by assisting in drafting ads and texts in response to news stories that are breaking fast
- Oversee a book of client accounts
- Be on top of digital trends and new tools so that we can make cutting-edge recommendations to our clients based on best practices
- Act as the paid media lead for large clients and work alongside client leads, managers, and other departments to produce advertising strategies that maximize results for our clients across the board.
- Tailor ad strategies to the unique needs of each client and circumstance. Think outside the box to rely less on traditional methods and look to innovate.
- Work with designers, email strategists, and vendor partners to meet your client's needs as necessary
- Perform other duties as needed

- Knowledge of the issues and a passion for electing Democratic candidates and advancing the progressive movement
- Experience developing strategy on digital advertising programs and/or fundraising texting programs for campaigns and causes 
- Deep knowledge of advertising platforms like Facebook and Google Ads and CRMs like NGP and ActionKit
- Proven effective written and verbal communication skills
- Proven ability to handle multiple tasks, work well under pressure, and meet tight deadlines
- Experience in client management, copywriting, and digital ad campaigns
- Proficient computer skills and familiarity with Google Sheet/Microsoft Excel
- Able to work extended hours when needed/for rapid response moments
- Eager to learn and self-educate
- Committed to getting things right – pays close attention to detail and doesn’t stop trying
- Support for progressive values and commitment to building a safe and diverse workplace where people from all walks of life can contribute and advance the movement

- 100% employer-paid health care, vision, and dental
- 100% employer-paid life insurance and disability
- 401(k) with 3% employer contribution and additional 2% employer match, fully vested on day one
- 4 day work week (pilot program in progress) 
- Flexible vacation and sick leave
- Flexible telecommute and remote work policies
- Monthly phone reimbursement
- Wellness benefits
- Mental health benefits
- Commuter benefits
- Home office stipend or local hot desk
- And more!

Additional Information:
- Work environment: This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, and photocopiers.
- Physical Demands: This is a largely sedentary role. The ability to look at screens for extended periods of time is required.

_Authentic is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is Authentic’s policy to recruit, hire, train and promote individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, length of time spent unemployed, as well as other classifications protected by applicable laws._

_Our mission is to create a safe workplace for ALL employees of varied backgrounds where everyone has an opportunity to succeed, learn, grow, and make a real difference in the world around us. People of color, women, people with disabilities, LGBTQ+ individuals, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply._

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