Job: Earthjustice – Digital Fundraising and Engagement Associate – San Francisco, CA

Earthjustice

Digital Fundraising and Engagement Associate

San Francisco, CA

Description:

Earthjustice is the premier nonprofit environmental law organization.  We take on the biggest, most precedent-setting cases across the country.  We wield the power of law and the strength of partnership to protect people’s health; to preserve magnificent places and wildlife; to advance clean energy; and to combat climate change.  We partner with thousands of groups and supporters to engage the critical environmental issues of our time, and bring about positive change.  We are here because the earth needs a good lawyer.

Founded in 1971, Earthjustice has a distinguished track record of achieving significant, lasting environmental protections.  We achieve this by hiring people who share a passion for justice and a healthy environment.  Our headquarters are in San Francisco with offices in Anchorage, Juneau, Los Angeles, Tallahassee, Honolulu, New York, Philadelphia, Denver, Seattle, Miami, Bozeman, and Washington, DC.

Earthjustice is looking for a motivated, organized and environmentally-oriented individual to support online fundraising and engagement. This individual will focus on fundraising, cultivating, and stewarding our nearly 2 million list members and donors. The person should be comfortable with HTML, spreadsheets, analytics and fundraising. They will be focused on CRM production tasks, list maintenance, and donor response. A non-profit background and CRM knowledge is a plus but not required. This position will join a very successful, supportive team that has grown the email list by more than 500% and online fundraising by more than 250% in the last five years. The individual will report to the Digital Fundraising and Engagement Manager and will work in close coordination with the entire web team.

Responsibilities

Email List Growth

  • Support email list growth through paid and unpaid efforts such as cross promotions with other organizations, sponsored petitions and advertising campaigns.
  • Maintain list hygiene and clean-up routines for online and offline databases.
  • Help develop and implement new strategies for digital advertising for list growth and donor conversion.

Documentation & Analysis

  • Generate metrics and populate the online fundraising dashboard to inform goals and strategic direction.
  • Document procedures and processes.

Stewardship

  • Help implement welcome series for all new list members. Assist with welcome and conversion efforts to new list members.
  • Create and update online receipts and acknowledgements.
  • Donation form management.
  • Respond to online inquiries from non-donors.
  • Manage all member email preferences.
  • Help writing follow-up messages to donors on the work they are engaged in.

Email Message Production 

  • Assist with the creation of all outbound HTML email messages to our nearly 2 million supporters, including drafting copy for outgoing event and informational emails.

Other 

  • Research current email marketing trends and technologies.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferred. 1+ years of relevant professional experience.
  • Experience working in or with a non-profit preferred.
  • Experience with at least one eCRM tool—preferably Blackbaud Luminate.
  • CRM, HTML and Photoshop experience preferred.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Excel.
  • Ability to learn quickly and take on responsibility.
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects with a strong attention to detail.
  • Passionate about environmental issues.
  • Strong detail orientation and organizational skills a must.
  • Excellent written and in-person communications skills.
  • Demonstrates an awareness and sensitivity to the needs and concerns of individuals from diverse cultures, backgrounds and orientations.
  • Contributes to the creation of a diverse, equitable and inclusive work culture that encourages and celebrates differences.

We offer a mission- and employee-focused work environment and a competitive compensation package, including excellent benefits.  Earthjustice is an equal opportunity employer and highly values diversity.

How to apply:
Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter.

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Please reach out to jobs@earthjustice.org if you are having technical difficulties submitting your application. No phone calls, drop-ins, or hard copies.

Earthjustice is driven by a passion for justice, partnership, and excellence. Our core values lead us to seek a broad range of perspectives and backgrounds to achieve our mission and to maintain an inclusive environment where all staff are valued and respected. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to employment practices that ensure that employees and applicants for employment are provided with equal opportunities without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other factor that is not related to the position.