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Our team is motivated about making a difference and passionate about supporting people in their journey toward financial well-being. While our staff size is modest, we are a mighty group of talented individuals striving to deliver impactful financial education to all Americans. We value diversity and are looking for hard working, dedicated and enthusiastic teammates.

Working for NEFE isn’t a job—it’s an experience.

Available Positions


Job Title: Manager, Marketing and Engagement

Organization: National Endowment for Financial Education

Reports to: Managing Director, Marketing

Location: Downtown Denver, Colorado

Type: Full-Time

About Us

At the National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE), we champion effective financial education. We are the independent, centralizing voice providing leadership, research, and collaboration to advance financial well-being. We do this by mobilizing and inspiring educators, researchers, and advocates nationwide to maximize the impact of financial education. We work hard to remove barriers, amplify outcomes, and elevate effective models through leadership, research, and collaboration. We believe this is important because everyone deserves the opportunity to live their best financial life and that equitable and effective financial education makes it easier for everyone to navigate the financial system, creating a more just society.

We are seeking a full-time position for our marketing and engagement team. For more information about NEFE, visit

What you will be responsible for in this position:

The Manager, Marketing and Engagement will be responsible for:

  • Social media strategy development and management: Create and oversee the implementation of a social media strategy for NEFE. This includes setting high-level objectives that support our organizational strategy. Requires content planning and monitoring for multiple channels, timely communication with audiences on NEFE’s behalf, and monitoring the organization’s reputation. Requires after-hours monitoring and response.
  • Email marketing strategy development and management: Create and manage the implementation of an email marketing strategy at NEFE. This includes content planning for multiple audience segments as well as outreach for new contacts. Work collaboratively with other teams and communications staff to develop and deploy messaging that supports NEFE’s strategic goals.
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and paid advertising management: Oversee the implementation of NEFE’s digital marketing strategy. This includes managing an external digital marketing vendor specializing in SEO and paid advertising and working with NEFE teams to implement recommendations.
  • Marketing project planning and management: Scope, plan, and oversee the implementation of multi-channel marketing and communications projects and campaigns. This includes creating scoping documentation, determining resources needed and time frame, managing implementation teams, developing assets as needed and deploying tactics. • Impact and engagement measurement: Gather and analyze data to assess the efficacy of engagement projects and tactics and provide recommendations for adjustments and improvements. Provide analysis and reporting of organizational KPIs.
  • General marketing and communications support: Supports the Engagement team as needed by monitoring and deploying communications on behalf of NEFE, creating social media and web content, overseeing the work of interns, deploying marketing and communications tactics, participating in project management activities and fulfilling marketing and communications-related requests from other teams and departments.
  • Other duties and projects: Participate in other opportunities and projects that support the engagement efforts of NEFE.

We believe the following skills and experience will set you up for success in this position:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Basic skill with Adobe Suite, including Photoshop and InDesign
  • Familiarity with marketing software tools such as Emma, Canva, Visme, Sprout Social, Google Analytics, etc.
  • Experienced writer/editor for both online and offline channels (website, emails, newsletter articles, print collateral, press releases, etc.)
  • Experience with use of a CRM tool for contact/relationship management, project planning and assessment
  • Working knowledge of SEO and paid advertising tactics and strategies
  • Ability to work independently and handle multiple priority projects
  • Ability to set and adhere to a project budget
  • Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Public Relations, Marketing, Communications, related field or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years experience in marketing/communications

Physical/Mental Demands of the Job:

Physical demands of this position are aligned with that of general office-based work, such as: regularly required to, stand, sit, talk, hear, and use hands and fingers to operate a computer and telephone keyboard. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision requirements due to computer work. Light to moderate lifting is required (e.g., 20lb box of papers). Work hours are 8:30 AM -5:00 PM Monday – Friday – up to 40% remote work is allowed. Position is required to monitor social media channels as needed during non-working hours.

Travel Required:

Up to 5%-15%


This base salary range for this position is between $52,500-55,500 and commensurable with experience, with an additional annual bonus potential based on performance. NEFE offers a generous employee benefits program that currently includes vacation, sick and holiday leave; health, dental, vision, long term care, and life/AD&D/disability insurance; EcoPass; professional development; tuition reimbursement; employee assistance program; employer 403(b) match; employer contribution to defined benefit plan.

Application Instructions:

Email your resume and cover letter to [email protected] with “Marketing Manager” in the subject line. No phone calls please. All application materials must be received by 5:00 pm MDT on Friday, September 24, 2021.

NEFE is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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