Job Information

University of Utah Digital Marketing Manager in Salt Lake City, Utah

Open Date 06/24/2021

Requisition Number PRN26648B

Job Title Manager, Marketing

Working Title Digital Marketing Manager

Job Grade F

FLSA Code Administrative

Patient Sensitive Job Code? No

Standard Hours per Week 40

Full Time or Part Time? Full Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

VP Area U of U Health - Academics

Department 00972 - Advancement-Univ Utah Health

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range $52,000 - $55,000

Close Date

Open Until Filled No

Job Summary

Supports the development and implementation of digital marketing for University of Utah Health’s Office of Advancement. The manager will be in at the ground floor of our digital marketing efforts as we build a new website and launch into targeted campaigns to communicate with our donor audience. The manager will conduct market research, analyses, and assisting in the design and implementation of marketing strategies and materials using the full array of digital tools.


1.Coordinates and implements marketing communication projects that include advancement annual giving, alumni and donor relations, digital advertising, social media, brand awareness, and special events management.

2.Develops new and updates existing databases to meet departmental research information and statistical needs.

3.Assists in marketing surveys, research projects and focus groups from initial questionnaires to compiling information.

4.Working with partners and internal clients, identifies potential data sources, gathers needed data and provides analyses.

5.Assists in the conceptualization and delivers digital promotional materials such as web pages, email campaigns, social media, targeted messaging, drip campaigns, digital case statements, videos, presentations, etc.

6.Coordinates the design and production of marketing materials using outside vendors.

7.Develops and maintains the Office of Advancement and Alumni websites, supports the crowdfunding programs, Thankview platform, social media content, digital ads, and giving sites.

8.Writes and produces written communications tools which can then be deployed on digital properties.

9.Writes emails, invitations, appeals, scripts, and stewardship pieces, occasionally, to facilitate overflow work of writers.

10.Designs and provides graphic support based on templates to facilitate overflow work of design team.

11.Provides video camera work, editing, script writing and production for public service announcements and/or promotional videos.

Problem Solving

The incumbent has the authority to assist clients in narrowing their target audience, using quantitative and qualitative research to determine messaging, execute campaigns based on strategy, then analyze the results.

Representative challenges faced by the incumbent include working with various areas to coordinate marketing and communications efforts.

This job description is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.

Work Environment and Level of Frequency typically required

Nearly Continuously: Office environment.

Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be required

Nearly Continuously: Sitting, hearing, listening, talking.

Often: Repetitive hand motion (such as typing), walking.

Seldom: Bending, reaching overhead.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in a related area or equivalency (2 years related work experience may be substituted for 1 year of education). Four to six years of progressively more responsible management experience. Background knowledge of hiring department’s area of specialization in order to analyze, plan and draw conclusions for recommendations to superiors. Demonstrated leadership skills in planning and directing employees and processes in order to effectively monitor and develop subordinates and to ensure the smooth operation of department. Master’s degree in a related area may be preferred.

Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.


Experience with HTML , Email Marketing, Adobe Creative Suite, Word, Excel, Powerpoint. Our creative team works primarily with Apple. Additional familiarity with CSS and Javascript not required but welcome.

Type Benefited Staff

Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.

Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or protected veteran’s status. The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the education program or activity that it operates, as required by Title IX and 34 CFR part 106. The requirement not to discriminate in education programs or activities extends to admission and employment. Inquiries about the application of Title IX and its regulations may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, to the Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, or both.

To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability or if you or someone you know has experienced discrimination or sexual misconduct including sexual harassment, you may contact the Director/Title IX Coordinator in the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action:

Director/ Title IX Coordinator

Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action ( OEO /AA)

135 Park Building

Salt Lake City, UT 84112


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For more information:

To inquire about this posting, ( or call 801-581-2300.

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.