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Marketing Assistant

Company: National Endowment for Financial Education
Location: Denver
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Job Title:--Assistant, Marketing & EngagementOrganization:--National Endowment for Financial Education Reports to: Managing Director, Marketing & EngagementLocation:--Downtown Denver, Colorado - up to 40% remote work is allowedType: Full-Time, temporary
About Us
At the National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE), we champion effective financial education. We are the independent, centralizing voice providing leadership, research, and collaboration to advance financial well-being. We do this by mobilizing and inspiring educators, researchers, and advocates nationwide to maximize the impact of financial education. We work hard to remove barriers, amplify outcomes, and elevate effective models through leadership, research, and collaboration. We believe this is important because everyone deserves the opportunity to live their best financial life and that equitable and effective financial education makes it easier for everyone to navigate the financial system, creating a more just society.
We are seeking a full-time marketing assistant to join our team. This is a temporary role, with the possibility of renewal, and presents the opportunity for an entry-level marketing professional to grow their basic marketing skills while working with a close-knit team. The Marketing and Engagement Assistant will have access to NEFE's excellent portfolio of benefits, which includes health, vision and dental insurance, an employee wellness program, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave and a 403(b) account with up to 3% employer match.
For more information about NEFE, visit
What you will be responsible for in this position:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.--
The marketing assistant will be responsible for:

  • CRM administration and utilization: Use NEFE's customer relationship management (CRM) tool to create and maintain contact lists, manage relationships, and monitor engagement. Provide reporting and insights on the performance of different audience segments.
  • Social media content creation and monitoring: Work closely with marketing and engagement managers and communications staff to design and create content that supports social media campaigns, including images and infographics. Monitor and respond to conversations on behalf of NEFE with an eye toward reputation management and building community. Provide reporting on social media campaign performance.
  • Impact and engagement measurement: Gather and analyze data to assess the efficacy of engagement projects and tactics and provide recommendations for adjustments and improvements. Provide analysis and reporting of organizational KPIs.
  • Support event production and attendance: Assist in the planning and development of NEFE events and attendance at external conferences and events.----------
  • General marketing and communications support: Support the NEFE team as needed by creating and deploying communications on behalf of the organization, developing social media and web content, completing marketing and communications tactics, participating in project management activities, and fulfilling marketing and communications-related requests from other teams and departments.

  • We believe the following skills and experience will set you up for success in this position:--
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Excel and PowerPoint
    • Ability to write content for online and offline channels (website, emails, newsletter articles, print collateral, press releases, etc.)
    • Ability to work independently and handle multiple priority projects
    • Experience with the use of CRM tools for contact management, project planning and assessment is a plus
    • Basic skill with Adobe Suite, including Photoshop and InDesign is a plus
    • Familiarity with marketing software tools such as Emma, Canva, Visme, Sprout Social, Google Analytics, etc. is a plus
    • Associates or bachelor's degree from an accredited institution-OR-
      • 2+ years experience in marketing/communications
        Physical/Mental Demands of the Job:
        Working environment requires ability to monitor NEFE social media channels outside of traditional working hours. Typical working schedule may be adjusted to accommodate regular after-hours/weekend social media monitoring.
        Physical demands of this position are aligned with that of general office-based work, such as: regularly required to, stand, sit, talk, hear, and use hands and fingers to operate a computer and telephone keyboard. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision requirements due to computer work. Light to moderate lifting is required (e.g., 20lb box of papers).
        Work hours are 8:30 AM -5:00 PM Monday - Friday - up to 40% remote work is allowed.
        Travel Required:
        Up to 5%
        This base salary range for this position is between $40,000-44,500/year ($20.51-22.82/hour) and commensurate with experience, with an additional annual bonus potential based on successful completion of goals. This position is also eligible for approved overtime. NEFE offers a generous employee benefits program that currently includes vacation, sick and holiday leave; health, dental, vision, long term care, and life/AD&D/disability insurance; EcoPass; professional development; tuition reimbursement; employee assistance program; employer 403(b) match; employer contribution to defined benefit plan.
        Application Instructions:
        Email your resume and cover letter to with "Marketing Assistant" in the subject line. No phone calls please. All application materials must be received by 5:00 pm MDT on Friday, January 14.
        NEFE is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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