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We’re Hiring: Digital Marketing & Communications Specialist

Rose City Rollers (RCR) is a unique nonprofit looking to expand our Marketing Department

Rose City Rollers is a 19-year-old, 501c3 nonprofit, fearless sports organization that prides itself in being body positive and an empowering space for women, girls, and gender-expansive individuals. We are the largest roller derby league in the world with 550+ members, ages 7-64+. Our members are engaged in many aspects of our organization through skating, volunteering, and more. You may come for the job, but you’ll thrive here if you’re passionate about changing lives through participation in sports and helping create community.

The Role: 
The Digital Marketing & Communications Specialist is an experienced storyteller who will develop strategic internal and external communication plans to implement across platforms while effectively capturing the voice of the Rose City Rollers. They possess strong organizational, communication, and leadership skills, are tech-savvy and proficient with different project management, social media platforms, and email automation tools. They are comfortable managing communications calendars and writing and editing emails, press releases, campaign materials, and social media content on tight deadlines. They use their communication skills to support RCR’s goals, including event promotion, member recruitment, and narrative copywriting.

Work Schedule: 
This role is full-time at 40hrs/week. Work often happens on weekends and evenings. Outside activities and meetings, work is done from a home office, typically M-F, 9-5.

$44K – $55K, reviewed annually. Benefits include paid vacation, holiday pay, sick time, a flexible schedule, a monthly tech stipend, fully paid health benefits, and participation in Oregon Saves retirement savings program (estimated value of $12.5K per year).


When you respond to this position, you’ll need to fill out a form with the following questions. Please be ready to upload a single document with your resume and three references. You MUST include a writing sample to be considered for this role.

  • What is your experience planning and executing social media strategies with defined goals and using analytics?
  • Tell us about your experience capturing or developing a brand’s tone and carrying it across numerous mediums.
  • At RCR, you’d simultaneously manage multiple campaigns, like fundraising appeals, 40+ derby bouts per year, and special events, each with a complete media mix (social, in-arena, newsletters, etc.). What work experience gives you confidence in your ability to manage this, and what tools would you likely employ?

Hiring Timeline:

  • March 3rd 7pm application window closes
  • March 8th Phone interviews
  • March 13th Zoom interviews
  • March 15th Offer