Overview

We have an exciting full-time opportunity for a Marketing Associate to join SciLine.

This individual will play a leading role researching and implementing marketing strategies aimed at increasing the depth, breadth, and sophistication of SciLine’s outreach to its community of users (primarily journalists and scientists). The goal is to increase awareness and use of our free services, and ultimately to increase our public impact. A competitive candidate will have experience with a range of marketing practices relevant to a mission-driven, nonprofit service. Experience in or familiarity with journalism or science are a plus but not required. SciLine is looking for someone who is undaunted and even excited by the challenge of harnessing the full spectrum of marketing methods to help this young but increasingly influential program become an even more widely recognized and relied-upon service. 

Apply at https://bit.ly/SciLineProgam

Are you ready to be a Force for Science?

What You'll Do

Marketing

  • Create and annually revise, in collaboration with senior SciLine leadership, an updated marketing strategy and budget to facilitate growth of the full spectrum of SciLine’s services, to include email marketing, social media marketing, third-party advertising activities, and other approaches.
  • Manage and implement the SciLine marketing strategy, in collaboration with relevant staff.
  • Identify new opportunities to boost SciLine’s reputation and expand awareness of SciLine’s services among scientists and journalists.
  • Create and disseminate promotional materials, to potentially include print, multimedia, and SciLine-branded products.
  • Identify outreach and engagement opportunities at conferences, events, and external meetings. 
  • Track and report on marketing activities to help assess efficacy (e.g., through ROI analysis) and adapt strategy and budget as appropriate.
  • Seek out and implement new methods for tracking the reach and impact of SciLine’s work.

Website Production & Publishing

  • Create web-based registration forms and landing pages for upcoming events; post new content; and manage other day-to-day operations of SciLine’s WordPress-based website, including oversight of event registration processes and follow-up correspondence with registrants. 

Minimum Qualifications 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field 
  • At least three years of experience in service-related marketing
  • Familiarity with direct email marketing, social media advertising, third-party advertising, and other digital outreach strategies for reputation building and encouraging brand awareness 
  • Ability to build positive relationships with customers (to include in this case scientists, journalists, research institutions and news outlets, and professional organizations)
  • Interest in the cultures, dynamics, and professional practices of journalism and/or academic science are a plus, including sensitivity to issues relating to scientific and journalistic integrity and the importance of extending the reach of public-service journalism into underserved communities 
  • Appreciation of SciLine’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion as themes central to its mission and success  
  • Ability to work independently and on deadline, but enthusiastic about being part of a tight-knit, collaborative team.

Application Process 

Submit a resume, cover letter outlining qualifications and interest, and portfolio in the position by September 8, 2021. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. A Recruiter will contact you with next steps if you are selected for an interview. 

AAAS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category. AAAS uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees.

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