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We currently have positions open for a Communications Manager and a Multimedia Coordinator. Please see the job descriptions below to learn more and apply.

OPEN POSITION: Communications Manager

About: Stand Up Indiana (SUIN) is not just an organization; it’s a movement, leading the fight to bring back balance in our legislature and shaping a future where fairness and equality prevail. Our commitment is rooted in the belief that by fostering a sense of togetherness, we can drive Indiana towards a brighter and more inclusive future.

Position Summary: The Communications Manager will launch, direct, and maintain communications on all platforms for SUIN to draft, test, and deploy aligned messaging, train coalition members, and boost engagement and participation with the public and with coalition groups. This role includes project management, writing, running meetings, leading training opportunities, vendor management, and print/digital strategy coordination. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Serve as the lead for a nonprofit Indiana Communicators meeting, consisting of coalition members that agree to be a part of the aligned messaging network and meet regularly

  • Follow and adopt the principles and frameworks in the Indiana Narrative Project, and drafting core messaging using that framework

  • Ensure that messages are tailored to various issues and campaigns, and that they resonate with target audiences

  • Craft press releases, talking points, and other communication materials as needed

  • Coordinate digital strategies to enhance online presence

  • Build and maintain relationships with key network members and community stakeholders, including media, partners, and community groups

  • Provide training on message development and digital strategy for network members and oversee the development of communication skills within the network

  • Provide rapid response guidance to emerging issues in collaboration with comms table members

  • Set goals and metrics for communications strategies

  • Regularly evaluate the effectiveness of communication initiatives and make data-driven adjustments

Qualifications

  • Exceptional writing and verbal communication skills, including experience crafting persuasive calls to action and messages for a wide range of target audiences

  • Proven experience in communications, public relations, or a related field, ideally within a political, legislative, or advocacy setting

  • Experience in earned media, working with reporters, and generating press

  • Strong leadership skills with experience managing diverse, remote groups with differing missions

  • Proficient in digital communication platforms and social media

  • Strategic thinker with excellent problem-solving skills

  • Commitment to Stand Up Indiana’s mission and values, with a focus on social, racial, and economic justice

Compensation: We offer a competitive compensation package with benefits with a starting salary range of $85,000 annually, depending on experience. This position is remote but we prefer candidates living in the state of Indiana. 

How to apply: Please send your resume and cover letter to careers@standupin.org with the job you are applying for in the subject line. 

 

OPEN POSITION: Multimedia Coordinator

About: Stand Up Indiana (SUIN) is not just an organization; it’s a movement, leading the fight to bring back balance in our legislature and shaping a future where fairness and equality prevail. Our commitment is rooted in the belief that by fostering a sense of togetherness, we can drive Indiana towards a brighter and more inclusive future.

Position Summary: The Multimedia Coordinator will be responsible for developing, implementing, and managing online marketing campaigns on all platforms for SUIN at the direction of the Communications Manager. This role includes writing, editing, organic and paid social media posting, testing, and monitoring, and print/digital strategy coordination. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Together with the Communications Manager, plan and execute all digital marketing, including email marketing, social media, and display advertising campaigns. 

  • Create engaging and relevant content for website, blog, social media, and email campaigns following brand and messaging guidelines 

  • Follow and adopt the principles and frameworks in the Indiana Narrative Project, and drafting core messaging using that framework

  • Deploy content designed to boost engagement and participation of target audiences

  • Develop talking points, memos, and other communications materials as needed to share with coalition partners

  • Regularly evaluate the effectiveness of digital marketing initiatives and make data-driven adjustments

  • Develop and manage email marketing campaigns

  • Manage and grow SUIN’s social media presence, including engaging with followers, responding to inquiries in a timely manner, and monitoring activity.

Qualifications

  • Exceptional writing and verbal communication skills, including experience crafting persuasive calls to action and messages for a wide range of target audiences

  • Proven experience in digital marketing/communications or a related field, ideally within a political, legislative, or advocacy setting

  • Proficiency in marketing software (e.g., Google Analytics, HubSpot, Mailchimp) and social media platforms

  • Creative skills for contributing new and innovative ideas

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team. 

  • Commitment to Stand Up Indiana’s mission and values, with a focus on social, racial, and economic justice

Compensation: We offer a competitive compensation package with a starting salary range of $55K annually, depending on experience. This position is remote but we prefer candidates living in the state of Indiana. 

How to apply: Please send your resume and cover letter to careers@standupin.org with the job you are applying for in the subject line.