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Subject: Help with Job Title for Digital Role on Development & Communications Team

1.  Help with Job Title for Digital Role on Development & Communications Team

Posted Feb 09, 2017 14:11

We are in the process of creating a new position (see below) we are still working out all the details but these will be the main tasks.


Any suggestions what this title should be?


Summary of Role – *, Development & Communications


The *, Development & Communications, will support the D & C department on tasks related to the ongoing maintenance of our technological resources including: our website, email newsletters, Blackbaud and their integration with our general marketing materials. This position will work closely with the Digital Marketing Coordinator, Special Events Coordinator on TeamRaiser, the Associate Manager, Annual Giving, the Supervisor, Donations Processing, as well as with our external IT providers and other internal suppliers.   


Key Knowledge & skills required:


  • Knowledge of Blackbaud products
  • Work with Digital Marketing Coordinator to build traffic & donations via the website
  • Collaborate with D/C teammates, designers, vendors and other project stakeholders
  • Maintain and update the visual and tracking elements of our on line and email marketing campaigns
  • Monitor key performance indicators on the website and develop plans with Digital Marketing Coordinator and Digital Strategist for ongoing improvement
  • Strategic and capacity planning in consultation with Digital Marketing Coordinator
  • Technical skills should include:
    • Basic Wordpress Development Skills
    • Intermediate (X)HTML/CSS skills
    • Basic PHP skills
    • Basic Javascript
    • Basic/Intermediate SEO Optimization
    • Basic/Intermediate Graphic Design Skills
    • Video editing
  • Candidate should be familiar with following tools:
    • Wordpress
    • Blackbaud's Raisers Edge, Luminate and Team Raiser
    • MailChimp
    • Google Analytics & Adwords
    • Photoshop
  • Stay current with emerging technologies/industry trends and make recommendations for implementation to Digital Marketing Coordinator
  • Proactively scope and present new ideas to improve our on line donations experience for prospects and donors



Thanks for your help,


Kristy Hayter

Digital Marketing Coordinator

Covenant House Vancouver

575 Drake St

Vancouver, BC V6B 4K8

Direct: 604-639-8940 
Office: 604-638-4438(GIFT)



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2.  RE: Help with Job Title for Digital Role on Development & Communications Team

Posted Feb 17, 2017 11:00
Hi Kristy,

Did you make a decision yet? Is something like Development Technology Coordinator appropriate? 

Bethany Lister
Community Engagement Manager
Nonprofit Technology Network