The Applied Research Center (ARC) is a 31-year old national racial justice organization whose mission is to build awareness, solutions and leadership for racial justice by generating transformative ideas, information and experiences. By telling the stories of everyday people, ARC is a voice for unity and fairness in the structures that affect our lives. Our multi-racial and diverse staff primarily pursues the organization's mission through:
– as publisher of Colorlines.com
, a daily news site where race matters
We are looking for a Director of Web Development and Strategy with experience building content driven websites that engage users to interact with the online community. The perfect candidate will also bring a passion for online engagement, advocacy, and a cutting edge knowledge of digital technology. The Director of Web Development and Strategy will have primary responsibility over web development, long term planning of online operations, and execution of all online programs which include the Applied Research Center (Arc.org) and Colorlines (Colorlines.com) web sites, email campaigns, social media, and webinars. The Director of Web Development and Strategy will be a member of the senior leadership team and will work closely with staff across the organization to match technology with program needs. This person is also responsible for contributing to the development of a business model that expands revenue opportunities and creates a marketing-to-sales pipeline. S/he will report to the Managing Director and will be responsible managing growing but small team, interdepartmental teams, procuring vendors and managing the on-line engagement aspects of special projects and programs that further our organizational Mission and Vision.
The salary range for this position is $75,000 - $85,000 annually, depending on experience. In addition, we offer an excellent benefits package including health and dental insurance, flexible spending account, retirement plan, transportation stipend, vacations, and a sabbatical.