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Account Executive

Job description:

Sanky Communications is a marketing and communications agency providing fundraising and marketing counsel to nonprofit organizations. We seek an Account Executive to oversee and manage direct marketing fundraising, advocacy and marketing campaigns for our diverse nonprofit client base (e.g., animal welfare, environmental, human rights, wildlife, social service organizations).

We’re looking for someone who is well-rounded in integrated fundraising, email marketing, and digital acquisition. The ideal candidate would have good presentation, interpersonal communication and business writing skills, an analytic mind -- and passion for nonprofit causes. There is a lot of potential for long-term growth, coupled with a competitive salary and benefits.

Required skills:

  • Passionate about the nonprofit sector and nonprofit causes
  • 5+ years nonprofit fundraising and/or marketing experience, including minimum of 3 years of digital fundraising experience
  • Preferably consulting or agency experience
  • Preferably experience managing staff
  • Knowledge and experience with email marketing and nonprofit fundraising software (please provide a list of platforms you have experience in)
  • Able to execute responsibilities with minimal oversight
  • Ability to organize and effectively manage multiple projects and deadlines
  • Outstanding project management skills (experience with Basecamp a plus)
  • Excellent communicator, especially writing business correspondence (report analysis, strategy memos, project briefs, proposals) and public speaking
  • Demonstrate extensive knowledge of online, email, social media marketing, fundraising and advocacy trends
  • Expert skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Benefits:

Sanky offers extensive benefits including health, dental, 401K, transit, as well as a cell phone, work from home benefits, free Citibike membership, a stocked office pantry, and a variety of other perks.

Professional level:

Managerial

Minimum education required:

4-year degree

How to apply:

Please submit resume, detailed cover letter and separate salary requirements to employment@sankyinc.com with Digital Strategist/Account Executive in the subject line.

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Data Insights Assistant

Job type: Full time


Job Description:

Sanky Communications, Inc. creates innovative and effective fundraising campaigns for nonprofits. We are based in Midtown, New York City.

We are looking for a detail-driven individual with strong multi-tasking skills to join our team as a Data Insights Assistant. You will work with the Insights and Accounts teams, supporting them in delivering reports and data analysis for current and prospective clients. Duties will include helping monitor marketing/communications strategies and fundraising campaigns for several different nonprofit clients. Areas of focus include search engine marketing (SEM), social media marketing, and data compilation and analysis. The ideal candidate has some knowledge of these areas, and is eager to learn.  This is a perfect opportunity for someone interested in data and analytics, and who is pursuing a career in the nonprofit sector.

Among other responsibilities, the Data Insights Assistant will:

  • Assist in launching SEM and social media components as part of fundraising campaigns and monitor progress to help identify optimizations as needed.
  • Track spending against budget for search and social campaigns, and monitor daily/weekly spends for adherence to budgets.
  • Monitor campaign progress using Google Analytics and/or other tools.
  • Compile data and work with the Insights team to create comprehensive monthly and/or quarterly reports for clients.
  • Help review and proof client reports ensuring maximum quality assurance.
  • Use Sanky’s project management tool (Basecamp) to help coordinate with report production, ensuring internal teams are properly kept up to date on reporting progress and that all communications are documented in the platform.

Qualifications:

  • Able to work on multiple projects simultaneously, capable of meeting tight deadlines, and working calmly under pressure.
  • Highly competent with Microsoft Word and Excel (in a Windows environment), including experience building formulas and comparing data in Excel, as well as working with pivot tables in Word.
  • A strong communicator, including the ability to clearly articulate thoughts and ideas and prepare documents that are coherent, grammatically correct, and professional.
  • A strong proofreader for both copy and data.
  • A fast learner, problem solver, and someone who loves a challenge.
  • Patient, with excellent attention to detail and follow-through.
  • Experience with nonprofits and/or digital acquisition tools (Google Adwords, Bing Ads, Facebook Ad Manager, etc.) is a plus. Once hired, the candidate will be trained and is required to become Google Adwords Certified.
  • Experience with cloud data warehouses and data visualization tools is a plus.

Benefits:

Sanky offers extensive benefits including health, dental, 401K, transit, free Citibike membership, a stocked office pantry, and a variety of other perks.

Minimum education required:

4-year degree

To apply:

Submit your résumé and cover letter to employment@sankyinc.com (with “Data Insights Assistant” in the subject line). Note that your cover letter will be reviewed as a writing sample, and should reflect your best work. No calls please!

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Project Management Intern

Job type: Internship


Job Description:

Are you exceptionally detail-oriented, and looking for the chance to be part of a connected team of creatives? Do you have a love of nonprofits and good causes? Sanky is looking for a Project Management Intern to join our creative team this summer to support the Creative Project Manager and help deliver design packages and streamline the team’s internal process. The PMI will gain hands-on experience about the ins and outs of our creative team, as well as the day-to-day of the creative project manager.

If you possess basic project management skills — such as G-Suite — and are a fast-learner, this could be the place for you. You’ll have the chance to work directly with the creative project manager in a role with a highly accelerated learning curve, huge growth potential and the possibility of a full-time position upon completion of internship.

From helping manage website designs to fundraising and marketing campaigns for our diverse nonprofit clients, the PMI will execute tasks at various stages in project cycles, along with internal project teams. These tasks include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting with the development of deliverables to ensure quality standards and client expectations are met
  • Performing preliminary research
  • Managing project assets and files
  • Tracking action items for a given project
  • Managing project schedules and staff calendars

Qualifications:

  • Friendly, enthusiastic, and eager to learn
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential
  • Must be fluent in Microsoft Office, G-Suite products
  • Experience in Basecamp, Slack, Jira is a plus but not necessary

Minimum education required:

Having completed or currently attending an undergraduate or graduate degree program

To apply:

Submit your résumé and cover letter to employment@sankyinc.com (with “Project Management Intern” in the subject line). Note that your cover letter will be reviewed as a writing sample, and should reflect your best work. No calls please!

Apply now