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Sonoran Desert Institute Seeking Content Marketing Specialist

Job Title: Firearms Content Marketing Specialist

Location: Remote (USA), based in AZ, FL, MI, MO, OH, TN, or TX

Email Address(es) where applications should go: Jennifer@sdi.edu

Job Type (Full, Part, etc): Full Time

Describe the responsibilities and requirements of this job:

Calling all content machines! Sonoran Desert Institute, one of the nation’s largest firearms-specific schools, is looking for a high-energy, positive addition to our Marketing team. Do you have excellent written skills? An eye for social media? A creative brain? A Journalistic thought process? Outstanding interpersonal communication? We want you to join us! Our marketing approach is multi-faceted and we’re always looking for new and more exciting ways to interact with our audience.

Some of your responsibilities include:
-Writing, publishing, and promoting features on our students, graduates, and partners (both written and video, when appropriate)
-Drafting and sending outreach emails to our database
-Writing for sales/promotion
-Keeping our website content fresh and up-to-date
-Managing content for our various social media outlets, particularly Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn
-Working with our graphics and Compliance teams to produce visually engaging promotional pieces
-Troubleshooting and improving current outreach systems and procedures as needed
-Cultivating relationships with guest bloggers, webinar guests, and other VIPs
-Managing internal and external newsletter content and distribution
-Proposing concepts for digital advertising campaigns
-And more!

Salary (optional): $40,000-$45,000

Experience required and in which area? (optional)
-Only applicants residing in AZ, FL, MI, MO, OH, TN, or TX are eligible
-Exemplary writing skills required
-Videography experience preferred
-1-3 years’ experience in a marketing or publication setting required; firearms, outdoor, or education sector preferred
-Experience working in CRMs or other client database systems strongly preferred
-Experience with Adobe products, including AI and Photoshop, and Microsoft Office products required
-Some experience with website content management required; Wordpress, basic HTML knowledge preferred
-Proven experience producing and distributing media releases and blog posts; basic knowledge of content SEO strategies preferred
-Must be comfortable with firearms content
-Must live in an area with strong internet connectivity

To apply:
-Must supply resume, cover letter, and 2-3 examples of previous written work to jennifer@sdi.edu. Applications will not be considered if missing any of these pieces. Please detail any experience with firearms or military service.

Minimum Education Requirement? (optional)

Bachelor Degree in English, Journalism, Communications, or related major

Any Required Licensure? (optional): No


For additional info contact Jennifer McInnis

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