At Zeta, we pursue an unprecedented combination of high academic achievement and social-emotional development. We insist that every child receives a world-class education while fostering a love for learning. We are changing the public education landscape for all of New York City’s children, and we are uncompromising in our mission.
To achieve our vision, we are searching for a Manager ofMarketing and Communicationswith a Bachelor’s Degree and 3-5+ years of work experience in marketing or communications, strategic planning, or management consulting who is fueled by a passion for team success and continual improvement. Ideal candidates have a creative, problem-solving mindset, love working with data and storytelling, and are interested in education. The position title will be commensurate with candidate experience.
Deliver powerful results
As the Manager ofMarketing and Communications at Zeta, you will support our Strategic Impact team to ensure that every interaction with and experience of Zeta is one of joy and excellence and that we are reaching our desired audiences at the right times, in the right places. You will lead our marketing efforts through:
Creating and executing an annual multi-media and multi-channel marketing and social media strategy across multiple functional areas
Collaborating with other Zeta teams (e.g., family outreach, talent recruitment) on the design, development, and implementation of marketing campaigns and assets
Monitoring, measuring, and reporting on the effectiveness of marketing initiatives against success metrics such as click-through rates, traffic, conversions, and A/B testing results, in pursuit of Zeta’s growth and student enrollment targets
Overseeing external vendors, including media vendors, designers, photographers, and videographers, for the creation and placement of Zeta’s marketing assets
Crafting and posting content across Zeta’s social media channels, while building a scalable content strategy
Drafting communications and supporting Zeta’s other Strategic Impact functions (Development, External Affairs, etc.) as needed
Building scalable marketing and content strategy processes
Join our passionate community
Our Zeta team is comprised of top talent with incredible schooling and private sector experience. You will make a tremendous team member at Zeta if you:
Are passionate about our mission of providing world-class education to all students
Bring a mindset of growth, flexibility, and openness to feedback
Are hungry and determined to not only meet your goals, but surpass them at all costs
Are a poet and a quant:
You have exceptional writing and editing skills, as well as the ability to adopt the style, tone, and voice of Zeta’s various types of content
You are deeply analytical, comfortable with quantitative analysis, and focused on using data to make decisions and optimize marketing strategies and tactics
Are well-organized and detail-oriented
Are able to work independently and manage projects with many moving parts and various stakeholders
Thoroughly understand marketing elements (including print, digital, and social media)
Have demonstrated experience in marketing, project management, and communications
Technical skills and software experience preferred: Adobe Creative Suite, WordPress, Google Suite
We maintain an unrelenting focus on Team, so you must be humble, willing to put the team’s needs ahead of your own, and committed to contributing to a collaborative work environment. At Zeta, your voice will be valued. As part of a lean start-up, we expect all our teammates to wear multiple hats and have a can-do attitude about overcoming any hurdle!
We want lifelong learners who live with child-like joy and passion. At Zeta, we need you to bring your passion for learning, disrupting the status quo, and tackling problems with creative solutions.
The salary range for this position is $75,000-90,000. Compensation is based on candidates' qualifications and experience.
Currently, Zeta operates multiple schools, in the South Bronx and Upper Manhattan. We have big growth plans because the educational crisis is massive and requires big solutions. We plan to open 1-2 schools each year. Join our growing team today, and change the landscape of public education in New York City. If you can’t wait to get started, apply now!
Equity is at the heart of our mission. We have a deep commitment to pursuing diversity and striving for equity. Zeta is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Work authorization is required (candidate must have permanent authorization to work in the U.S.).
COVID-19 vaccination mandate: Employment with Zeta Charter Schools is conditioned on proof of full vaccination and booster against the COVID-19 virus or approval of an exemption due to a qualifying medical condition.