Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Durham, NC, USA
  • Mid 40s/annually
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Full employer-paid medical, dental, disability, and life. Employee-sponsored retirement plan

The Durham Convention and Visitors Bureau seeks a talented writer and content creator who can further our email, marketing automation and lead nurturing strategies. The ideal candidate has a strong background in writing and editing content and effectively distributing such content through a variety of channels. You will be responsible for creating content to raise brand awareness and monitoring metrics to identify best practices. You're a team player who can work cross-functionally to help further the organization's goals and long-term vision.

**As part of the application process, we would like you to include two B2C (business-to-consumer) writing samples. These can be in the form of links to online content, or as ONE attached document (Word or PDF) containing both samples.** 

To apply to this job, please visit our job portal here: https://durhamcvb.applicantpro.com/jobs/668702-181461.html

Job Responsibilities

  • Inspire people to visit Durham and join our communications channels through engaging digital content
    • Responsible for creating, editing, posting, updating and occasionally cleaning up outdated content
    • Develop effective communications to deliver the right message to the right person at the right time of the customer's journey
    • Assist in the planning and execution of DCVB's content strategy across channels, including print, email, social media, paid media and website
    • Demonstrate a finely tuned understanding of DCVB's brand, mission and audiences
  • Segment database and set up email workflows using HubSpot
  • Make data-based decisions, using A/B testing to optimize systems


Key Skills and Experience Requirements

  • Minimum 1-2 years' experience developing content for digital channels in a B2B or B2C environment
  • Creation of content for search engines, lead generation, customer interaction and engagement
  • Basic understanding of SEO best practices (keywords, cross-links and calls to action)
  • Experience using a marketing automation platform (HubSpot, Pardot, Act-On, etc)
  • Experience using a CMS / CRM platform
  • BA degree in marketing, communications, public relations, journalism, or a related field.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage significant internal projects; organized and detail oriented


Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong knowledge of Durham's strengths and attractions
  • Basic understanding of HTML and CSS
  • Basic understanding of Google Analytics


The Durham Convention and Visitor's Bureau offers exceptional benefits, including paid parking, employer-paid insurance premiums for staff, generous retirement contributions and an enviable vacation and holiday allowance. Plus, you'll work in a newly-renovated space on Main Street in the heart of downtown Durham.

As Content and Automation Specialist you can expect a salary in the mid 40s.


To apply to this job, please visit our job portal here: https://durhamcvb.applicantpro.com/jobs/668702-181461.html

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