Who We Are: At Grantham our students are at the forefront of everything we do and we are passionate about maximizing their potential. We have been making a difference and impacting the lives of students since 1951. We have this same passion for our employees. Are you looking to build a solid career and make an impact in the lives of others? If the answer is Yes! We have an exciting opportunity for you! What We Have to Offer: Just as we help our students maximize their potential, we'll also help you maximize yours. From our full-time staff to our faculty, Grantham provides amazing job growth opportunities with a competitive compensation and benefits package, health and life insurance, retirement plan, generous paid time off, a culture of service and generosity, and a robust employee recognition program.POSITION DESCRIPTIONThe Director of Communities and Social Media is a REMOTE position and will develop and implement a vision for the integration of social media paid and organic activities, and leverage social media and other tools to create and grow stakeholder communities, primarily of current students and graduates. The position requires skills ranging from being the spokesperson for the university and developing communication strategiestoexecuting complex programmatic campaigns across social media outlets including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Snapchat, and blogs.KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:Integrate paid advertising and organic work across platformsSet creative strategy, manage the development and deployment of marketing material, and continuously test and optimize campaigns that yield inquiries and referralsDevelop and execute a plan for building and growing communities with set benchmarks for audience growth and engagementEDUCATION/ WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS AND DESIRED SKILLS:Bachelor's degree in business, engineering, or an equivalent field required.10 years of experience in marketing, ideally direct response in post-secondary education5 years of social media experience managing large scale (>$100k monthly) campaignsExtensive experience with Facebook campaigns including sequenced campaigns, dynamic ads, retention, retargeting, acquisition, lead generation, driving traffic and website conversions, engagement, and identifying the best messaging and ad type for the target audience and where they are in the marketing funnel.Ability to demonstrate success delivering growth in 2X or greater multiples in audience growth and engagement.Effective at manipulating data and using analytics for reporting and making data-driven decisions.Knowledgeable about the latest social media management KPI's and tools; has managed campaigns within Ads Manager and has vetted, managed, and used FB partners (e.g. Nanigans or Kenshoo) and implemented tracking tools.Has utilized tools for scheduling and community management.Creative and adept at finding new sources for audiences; uses in-house assets, website visitors, lookalike audiences. Creates large-scale and granular audiences and mitigates overlap by creating exclusions.Table stakes: excellent communication, project management, analytical, collaboration, and problem-solving skillsGrantham will seek to reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with a disability. Such reasonable accommodation may take the form of making existing facilities readily accessible to or usable by individuals with a disability, restructuring jobs, modifying schedules, acquiring or modifying equipment, adjusting training materials, adjusting employment policies, and the like.Grantham University is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status or any other protected status under federal, state, or local law.