Marketing Associate

Post

Reporting to the Communications and Storytelling Senior Manager, the Marketing Associate works cross-functionally serving internal and external stakeholders to plan and implement marketing and advertising activities that promote awareness and elevate the ASBN brand. The Marketing Associate manages ASBN’s digital communications platforms to promote members, investors, events, campaigns and more. In addition to managing the monthly Making an Impact newsletter, eblasts, sign-on letters, and the annual report, the Marketing Associate supports Membership by implementing marketing activities to engage with and increase membership. The role also assists the Web and Policy teams with their marketing needs. The Marketing Associate uses research and data to provide sound marketing counsel, guidance and recommendations to leadership. The Marketing Associate uses the lens of justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion throughout all of their activities and in alignment with the organization’s mission, vision, and principles. 

Principal Responsibilities:  

  • Membership Engagement and New Membership Acquisition
  • Send weekly email to State & Association members to promote an action item, advocacy opportunity and/or share relevant and impactful information
  • Develop social media strategies for new membership acquisition
  • Create systems to identify non-ASBN members that participate in events, webinars and conferences/programs and then implement strategies for membership engagement and acquisition
  • Leverage existing member information and interviews to strengthen ASBN presence 
  • Generate digital and print marketing material 
  • Maintains accurate records for reports of membership activities 
  • Ensures membership materials are available for meetings and events
  • Generate reports for insight into membership engagement
  • Where appropriate, follow up with attendees and ensures their engagement in working groups

Production of Making an Impact Monthly Newsletter and Annual Report 

  • Organize, write, and summarize media coverage, events, member and investor news, and policy wins  ASBN has achieved the previous month or year 
  • Highlight the important main events that took place the previous month or year 
  • Conduct a membership interview with one member every month 
  • Compile our earned media for the month  
  • Create the template and design for the annual report  
  • Create and edit the template for our monthly newsletter that will have a concise and organized reasoning behind it 
  • Utilize Adobe InDesign to create the Annual Report template

Production of Eblasts and Sign-on Letters

  • Create sign-on forms through Salsa for our campaigns
  • Create and send eblasts that go to our full list, member list, investors, and working groups
  • Update the communications calendar on a weekly basis to track  when eblasts are being sent 
  • Upload sign-on letters, blog posts, monthly newsletters, press releases, and media coverage to the website 

Required Skills: 

Strong marketing background with an innovative approach to nonprofit marketing and communications; ability to collect, forecast and communicate complex data and trends; writing and editing skills; design skills involving Canva, Adobe InDesign and Adobe Illustrator; copyediting abilities; strong organizational skills when compiling monthly and yearly reports; a creative thinker with an ability to think outside the box to increase membership and member engagement, communicate policy objectives, develop compelling marketing materials, and increase overall brand awareness. 

Reports To:

  • Executive Vice President

Location:

  • Remote
  • F/T Position

Compensation:

  • $45,000

Core Benefits:

  • 20 Days of PTO/Sick Annually
  • 403b Retirement Plan with 4% Match
  • Health/Dental/Vision

How to Apply:

  • Send cover letter, resume, contact information for three references (phone and email) to: jobs@asbnetwork.org

Timing:

  • Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled, but ASBN encourages prospective candidates to apply immediately.

About Us

American Sustainable Business Network (ASBN) is a movement builder in partnership with the business and investor community. ASBN develops and advocates solutions for policymakers, business leaders, and investors that support an equitable, regenerative, and just economy that benefits all⁠—people and planet. As a multi-issue, membership organization advocating on behalf of every business sector, size, and geography, ASBN and its association members collectively represent over 250,000 businesses across our networks. ASBN was founded through the merger of the American Sustainable Business Council and Social Venture Circle.

 

Values Statement

ASBN believes that justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion must be at the foundation for how we conduct ourselves, our public policy advocacy, and our businesses and investment activity, as we cultivate and grow our community and programs. With clear intent and earnest effort, we will engage our community, and seek leaders in the field to ensure that our impact matches our vision.

 

Well Being

ASBN is a small team, operating in a predominantly remote environment. We understand there are challenges to working remotely, and we work with each team member to find reasonable solutions when those challenges arise. We are a highly collaborative and supportive team that emphasizes communication, creativity, integrity, accountability, problem solving, and personal well-being. ASBN’s mission is to inform, connect, and mobilize business leaders and investors to transform the public and private sectors toward a just and sustainable economy and we seek a new team member who is passionate about building a sustainable economy that is stakeholder-driven, regenerative, just, and prosperous for all.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

American Sustainable Business Network (ASBN) is committed to diversity and to equal opportunity employment. ASBN does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, height, weight, physical or mental ability (including HIV status), veteran status, military obligations, or marital status. This policy applies to hiring, internal promotions, training, opportunities for advancement, and terminations and applies to all ASBN employees, volunteers, members, clients, and contractors.