[Closed] Hiring Director of Marketing

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  1. Mieriana Souvra

    Mieriana Souvra Keeper of the Chronicles Keeper of the Chronicles Aes Sedai

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    Since Alenya has shifted over to Membership, we need a new Director of Marketing!

    This is an Executive level position, reporting directly to the Keeper of the Chronicles.

    Duties and Responsibilities
    • Function as a member of the Executive Team
    • Handles administration tasks for the Department, including any staff/administrator reviews, selecting and replacing any staff/administrators, complaints, reading and responding to monthly and quarterly reports, etc.
    • Responsible for keeping Officers updated on all projects and issues in the Department
    • Works with all Directors and Officers to develop and maintain the visual aspects of the site and community. Examples of this include official Ajah and Company logos, merit badge icons, and online events graphics, events logos, advertisements in event/conference programs, external marketing/promotional materials.
    • Market our community. Examples of this include working with the Social Media Team to ensure news from inside our community and from the larger WoT community is posted quickly and consistently, developing advertisements and promotional materials for the site, collaborating with publishers and other WoT resources and retailers to provide news and maintain good working relationships, building a strong social media presence to reach out to fans and current/prospective members, ensuring quality and consistency in all official site materials (Web and print), increase SEO.
    • Manages our Zazzle store, including coming up with new merchandise ideas to keep our options fresh.
    • Creates all promotional materials for our community
    • Oversees management of our social media, including the Facebook Group, Facebook Page, and Twitter Account. Also oversees the Tar Valon Times blog and Graphics Development Team.
    Expectations
    • Must be able to lead and manage both people and projects.
    • Must have creativity and a willingness to try new things.
    • Must be diplomatic and collaborative.
    • Must currently be able to dedicate at least one year to this position.
    • Must be willing and able to work up to 10-15 hours a week on this position (answering emails, checking boards, etc.)
    Qualifications
    • Have at least one year good standing as a Senior Member.
    • Have experience making graphics, both for print and online media. The ideal candidate will have:
      • Access to and very strong ability with Adobe Photoshop and/or Illustrator, definitely preferable to have experience with both. Must have at least one of these programs.
      • Understanding of (at least basic) graphic design principles. I.e. what's the difference between RGB and CMYK and when to use each one, how to prepare files for print, how to deal with typography, etc.
    • Must have experience with social media (Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
    Ideal Qualifications
    • Prior experience in the Department of Marketing.
    • Familiarity with FTP, Dropbox, HTML/CSS, etc.
    • Access to Discord; this department often uses real time chat to brainstorm and discuss projects.
    • Online marketing strategies and/or search engine optimization.
    • Online newsletter or journalism

    If you are interested, please submit your application via email to keeper@tarvalon.net and amyrlin@tarvalon.net by February 17th.

    If you aren't sure you are qualified or you have questions about the position, feel free to reach out to keeper@tarvalon.net to ask.
     
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  2. Ilverin Matriam

    Ilverin Matriam Aes Sedai Director of Research and Records Historian Tower Gatekeeper

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    Thank you for all your amazing work in the Department, Alenya!

    Good luck to all the applicants!
     
  3. Stasia t'Andrei

    Stasia t'Andrei Just Your Average Sith Lord Aes Sedai

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    Alenya, you are amazing and I am so thankful for all the work you did with us! (And thankful you convinced me to apply for my position too :p)

    Good luck to all the applicants! ^^
     
  4. Aleita Taviah

    Aleita Taviah Aes Sedai Director of Marketing Headmistress

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    Thank you for everything you've done for us Alenya! You took really good care of us and our teams. :hug

    Best of luck to everyone who applies :fistbump
     
  5. Polegnyn Nemeara

    Polegnyn Nemeara Aes Sedai

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    Thank you, Alenya :hug
     
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