The Pew Charitable Trusts is driven by the power of knowledge to solve today’s most challenging problems. Pew applies a rigorous, analytical approach to improve public policy, inform the public and invigorate civic life.
We are an independent nonprofit organization – the sole beneficiary of seven individual trusts established between 1948 and 1979 by two sons and two daughters of Sun Oil Company founder Joseph N. Pew and his wife, Mary Anderson Pew.
Our work lays the foundation for effective policy solutions by informing and engaging citizens, linking diverse interests to pursue common cause and insisting on tangible results. Our projects encourage efficient, responsive governments – at the local, state, national and international levels – serving the public interests.
With offices in Philadelphia, Washington, DC, Brussels and London and staff in other regions of the United States as well as Australia, Pew provides an exciting learning environment and the opportunity to work with highly talented individuals. We are a dynamic, rapidly evolving organization that values creativity and innovative thinking and fosters strong teamwork with mutual respect.
The Communications department plays an instrumental role in positioning Pew to achieve our programmatic and institutional goals. Our Communications team provides a comprehensive range of services for all programmatic and administrative units and Trusts-operated projects. Our in-house expertise includes: strategy and message development; multi-channel digital engagement strategy; creative strategy and digital production; editorial support and media event planning. The unit oversees all communications policies, guidelines and processes in order to manage the Pew brand, ensure the production of the highest quality work and effectively steward Pew’s resources.
The Digital Director position is located in Washington, DC, is a member of the Communications department, and reports to the Senior Director, Digital and Creative. He/she will be a senior member of the Digital and Creative team, will oversee the digital strategy group, and will play a lead role in the development and execution of digital campaigns for Pew projects and initiatives. The Digital Director will help develop data-driven digital strategy for institutional objectives designed to drive audience growth and engagement across channels.
The ideal candidate will have deep experience with strategic planning and developing cross-channel digital campaigns that achieve organizational results, as well as experience managing a public-facing website. He/she will lead a team of digital and creative strategists, and will be experienced using analytics to drive insights through all phases of planning and campaign delivery. The Digital Director should have experience integrating the strategic use of paid media to drive audience engagement and action and possess a thorough understanding of all major social platforms. We’re looking for a digital leader with demonstrable expertise in planning and execution of a wide variety of content programs.
As this is a full-time position, we offer a competitive salary and complete benefit program, including: comprehensive, affordable health care through medical, dental and vision coverage; financial security with life and disability insurance; opportunities to save using health savings and flexible spending accounts; retirement benefits to help prepare for the future; and work/life benefits to help you maintain a good balance.
Minimal travel anticipated.
The Pew Charitable Trusts is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Pew considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to age, sex, ethnicity, religion, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or gender identity, military/veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.