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Diocese of Trention Position Available

posted Feb 14, 2018, 11:52 AM by Carolyn McCarthy   [ updated Feb 14, 2018, 11:54 AM ]


The Diocese of Trenton is seeking a full-time Digital and Social Media Coordinator who will be responsible for online content generation; development and execution of social media strategy; management of the main Diocesan website and assistance with other web properties, and support to the Diocese’s media relations work.

In collaboration with the Executive Director of Communications and Media and the Associate Director, this employee will curate and update all aspects of the site on a daily basis using a content management system. The person in this position will be responsible for producing multimedia elements for digital publication, and providing live social media coverage of major diocesan events. The DSMC will mentor and assist other diocesan staff in support of initiatives and projects.

This position requires working some nights and weekends.

Candidates must have the following QUALIFICATIONS:

Strong and informed understanding of Catholic doctrine, language and culture.

Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Marketing, Web Design, Digital Media, Web Development or equivalent, plus three or more years related experience and/or training.

Proficiency in developing and maintaining a Website using a content management system; functional knowledge of HTML/CSS, web analytics and SEO.

Strong writing skills; work experience in public relations; online marketing; message development, and implementation.

Knowledge of social media communities and tools, with a solid understanding of how to drive audience engagement within online social networks. Ability to identify threats and opportunities in online user-generated content.

Basic Photoshop, sound and video editing experience and familiarity with design and publishing software required. Must also be proficient with MS Office suite.

No telephone calls will be accepted. Please submit your résumé along with two professional references and one personal reference, and your salary requirements to:

Angela Gitto, Director of Human Resources

Diocese of Trenton, P. O. Box 5147, Trenton, NJ 08638-0147

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