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MPT Managing Director, Digital Fundraising

Recruitment #19-007054-0001

Introduction

Maryland Public Television, which is commonly known by its familiar name "MPT", is a public television network that comprises six television stations that broadcast throughout the entire state of Maryland as well as into the District of Columbia and parts of Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia. MPT is the only statewide broadcaster in Maryland. MPT is a member of the Public Broadcasting Service.

LOCATION OF POSITION

Maryland Public Television

11767 Owings Mills Blvd

Owings Mills MD 21117

Main Purpose of Job

The Managing Director of Digital Fundraising & MPT Passport will manage and oversee growth of the online fundraising and engagement program by creating and implementing effective strategies and techniques via email, website promotions, and other digital methods. This position will provide coordinated leadership of digital fundraising and engagement activities, developing and implementing strategies to support fundraising across the organization. This position is also responsible for leading efforts across digital marketing channels with a focus on developing a cohesive approach across internal business units that result in close internal collaboration and online revenue generation.

 This is a Management Service position, and serves at the pleasure of the Appointing Authority.

POSITION DUTIES

  • Manage mobile marketing initiatives
  • Manage, create and oversee the writing of multiple emails, e-newsletters and MPT Passport emails/appeals
  • Flexible in responding to changes in business priorities; proven ability to work effectively and efficiently under multiple, competing deadlines
  • Bring clarity to ambiguous and/or siloed environments and build collaborative project teams

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Bachelor's degree in communications, marketing or related field.

Experience: Must have three (3) to six (6) years progressively increasing responsibility in digital marketing and/or fundraising with the understanding or experience of marketing in a nonprofit environment.

The candidate must have experience in developing digital marketing campaigns; web business requirements; data and information systems in addition to extensive experience with a variety of email, web and social media digital platforms such as Luminate Online; Kimbia; Sprinklr; Facebook; Twitter; Instagram and video on demand; working knowledge of HTML and/or WYSIWYG; Adobe Creative, Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop), Microsoft Excel.

For education obtained outside the U.S., a copy of the equivalent American education as determined by a foreign credential evaluation service must be provided prior to hire.

Resumes will NOT be accepted in lieu of completing the online or paper application.

DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Strong preference will be given to applicants that possess the following preferred qualification(s). Include clear and specific information on your application regarding the qualifications.    

  • Must have strong organizational skills with the ability to problem solve a variety of issues including data sync issues Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to interface with all levels of management is essential
  • Passion for and willingness to advance and maintain MPTs mission and values
  • Ability to create and present presentations
  • Diplomatic, affable personality with excellent interpersonal skills

SELECTION PROCESS

Applicants must provide sufficient information on the application to show they meet the qualifications for this recruitment. All information concerning the qualifications, including any required documentation (diploma, transcript, certificate, etc.) must be submitted and received by the closing date. Information submitted after this date will not be considered.

EXAMINATION PROCESS

The examination will consist of a rating of your education, training, and experience as presented on your application and as they relate to the requirements of the position. Therefore, it is important that you provide complete and accurate information on your application.

Resumes will NOT be accepted in lieu of completing the online or paper application.

BENEFITS

FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS

The online application process is STRONGLY preferred. If you are unable to submit your application online, or encounter difficulty attaching required or optional documentation, you may submit via email to jjones@mpt.org by the closing date and time. The MD State Application Form can be found online.

Please be sure to include your name, identification number (Easy ID#) and job announcement number on any documentation to ensure timely processing.

PLEASE DO NOT FAX OR EMAIL UNSOLICITED DOCUMENTATION

Paper applications, required documents, and any addendums may be mailed or faxed (410-581-4382) by the closing date and time to:

Maryland Public Television - HR

11767 Owings Mills Blvd.

Owings Mills, MD 21117

Please read the job announcement in its entirety before applying for this recruitment. Applicants must meet both the minimum and selective qualifications to be considered, and to appear on the list of people eligible for hire.

Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.

Maryland Public Television (MPT) is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of MPT that all persons have equal opportunity and access to employment opportunities, services, and facilities without regard to race, color, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State’s diversity. We thank our Veterans for their service to our country, and encourage them to apply.