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The Content Manager is responsible for developing AACOM’s content strategy, as well as creating and managing many of its deliverables using good SEO techniques to help drive audience engagement. This includes but is not limited to blog posts, broadcast emails, email newsletters, website copy and social marketing copy, presentations, marketing materials and podcast and video scripts. The Content Manager responsibilities also include the technical aspect of content creation, such as basic HTML formatting and SEO.
RESPONSIBILITIES: • Responsible for drafting, curating, editing and publishing copy for the bi-weekly Inside OME e-newsletter. Contributes editing support for OGME Now and collaborates with the Manager, Public Affairs and Media, on Washington Insider. • Drafts and edits broadcast emails highlighting various AACOM announcements and promoting AACOM events and webinars. • Regularly sets, analyzes and adjusts key performance indicators to determine content effectiveness. • Collaborates with other departments on content creation, with a particular focus on supporting the Recruitment and Admissions team to develop materials for recruitment purposes, such as blog posts, email campaigns, etc. • Supports the development of digital marketing efforts to generate interest and attendance at AACOM’s annual conference. • Collaborates with Manager, Social Media and Analytics, on the development of a content/editorial calendar to identify content needs and establish when content will be distributed and through which channels. Also provide content development support as needed. • Drafts, edits and publishes content to AACOM.org and ChooseDO.org as needed. • Prepares and edits reports, presentations, other materials as needed. • Supports the development and maintenance of AACOM’s branding and communication tools, including AACOM’s style guide and terminology conventions. • Performs other tasks as assigned by the Director of Marketing and SVP of Marketing, Communications and Events.
EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree or higher in communications, journalism, English, or related field.
QUALIFICATIONS: • Minimum of five years related professional experience required, preferably with a digital marketing agency, educational or medical institution, or membership association. • Experience in copywriting, graphic design, programming or a related field may be advantageous. • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. • Confidence in nurturing good working relationships • Must be self-motivated, detail oriented, and enjoy working independently as well as in a collaborative team environment. • Strategic thinker • Strong analytical skills • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously • Proficiency with content management software, preferably with WordPress, and basic knowledge of HTML. • Experience with Adobe InDesign and Photoshop preferred.
The American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) was founded in 1898 to lend support and assistance to the nation's osteopathic medical schools, and to serve as a unifying voice for osteopathic medical education.