Marketing Associate (Part Time, Remote)


The Marketing Associate will work with the Associate Director of the Digital Civil Society Lab and others as needed to support digital and print marketing initiatives across the Lab’s program portfolio, with a focus on the Digital Impact program. We are looking to fill this position by the end of January 2019 and will accept applications on a rolling basis until the position is filled. This hourly temp/casual position will require approximately 15 hours per week for 6 months with the possibility of extension. The hourly rate is $27.41 to $38.81 depending on experience and qualifications.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Manage social media profiles and maintain day-to-day posts
  • Prepare, monitor, and analyze social media and email marketing campaigns
  • Proofread copy for DCSL website and other web properties as needed
  • Measure growth and engagement across channels, and use data to recommend new approaches
  • Meet remotely with Associate Director on content planning and help manage an existing editorial calendar
  • Work with a team of external vendors—including a graphic designer, layout designer, web developer, video editor, and writer/editor—to publish website, social media, and multimedia content
  • Assist DCSL team and Digital Impact editor to publish web content
  • Assist with digital marketing of conferences and events
  • Curate, write, and edit brief summary content for biweekly newsletter
  • Perform other routine marketing tasks as needed

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum two years’ experience in writing for the web and social media
  • Familiarity with WordPress, Twitter, Facebook, and Adobe design software
  • Experience working with editorial calendars and posting to social media channels for an organization or company
  • Experience writing for web and social media channels for an organization or company
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

To Apply:

Submit a cover letter, resume, and writing sample (maximum 2-3 pages) to Laura Seaman at

About the Digital Civil Society Lab

The Digital Civil Society Lab at Stanford PACS investigates the challenges and opportunities facing civil society organizations in the digital age and develops resources to help organizations use digital data and infrastructure safely, ethically and effectively.

The Digital Civil Society Lab is part of the Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society at Stanford University (Stanford PACS). Stanford PACS is a research center that develops and shares knowledge to improve philanthropy, strengthen civil society and effect social change. Stanford PACS connects students, scholars, practitioners, philanthropists, and other sector leaders through SSIR and additional public and private events and publications.

Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.