Careers

About Sapphire Strategies

Sapphire Strategies is a digital agency in Washington, DC that works with Democratic campaigns and progressive organizations. We help our clients fundraise online, build their email and text lists, and run cutting-edge digital advertising campaigns.

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Senior Digital Strategist

Position Summary

The Senior Digital Strategist will help manage the digital fundraising process for key clients, developing overarching fundraising strategy, calendars, email plans, and text plans. They will be the primary contact for key Democratic campaigns and/or non-profit advocacy groups across the country. They will help manage digital advertising campaigns for both email acquisition and voter contact. They will help pull, analyze, and share clients’ advertising and email metrics. The Senior Digital Strategist must be a strong writer with incredibly close attention to detail. Salary is $60,000 for this position.

 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Developing strategic plans for online fundraising, including email and text

  • Designing and implementing digital media plans

  • Managing the digital advertising process from start to finish and overseeing large digital advertising budgets

  • Serving as the key point of contact for principals on political campaigns and at advocacy non-profits

  • Training and managing digital strategists, checklisting their work, and fostering their success

  • Compiling weekly reports of clients’ email campaigns, text campaigns, and digital advertising

  • Performing other duties as needed

 

Skills and Qualifications:

  • 2-3 years of experience in digital fundraising or digital advertising 

  • Strong writing skills and the ability to write quickly under time constraints

  • Experience drafting emails and creating email calendars for political candidates or clients

  • Experience with Google Ads, Facebook Business Manager, and programmatic advertising platforms

  • Familiarity with email production and reporting in NGP and/or other CRMs

  • Familiarity with text production and reporting in Tatango, Mobile Commons, or other text platforms is a plus

  • Working knowledge of Photoshop and video editing experience is a plus

  • Knowledge of HTML is a plus

  • Fluency in Spanish is a plus

  • Willingness to work a-typical hours for political candidates

To apply: Please submit a cover letter and resume with desired start date to info@sapphire-strategies.com.

 

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Digital Strategist

Position Summary

The Digital Strategist will write, load, and send fundraising emails and text messages and build online petition and donation pages. This position will assist in setting up digital advertising campaigns and reporting clients’ advertising metrics. The Digital Strategist can also assist with graphic design for ad campaigns. The Digital Strategist must be a strong writer with incredibly close attention to detail. Salary is $50,000 for this position.

 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Writing and sending fundraising emails and texts 

  • Proofreading and ensuring that all messages are mistake-free

  • Setting up fundraising emails, signup forms, and donation pages

  • Creating and monitoring clients’ advertising campaigns

  • Compiling weekly reports of clients’ email campaigns, text campaigns, and digital advertising

  • Performing other duties as needed

 

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Strong writing skills and the ability to write quickly under time constraints

  • Experience drafting fundraising emails and paid social media posts on behalf of campaigns or organizations

  • Working knowledge of Photoshop and video editing experience is a plus

  • Knowledge of HTML is a plus

  • Experience with Google Ads and Facebook Business Manager is a plus

  • Familiarity with NGP or another CRM is a plus

  • Fluency in Spanish is a plus

  • Willingness to work a-typical hours for political candidates

To apply: Please submit a cover letter and resume with desired start date to info@sapphire-strategies.com.

 

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Fall Intern

Position Summary

Interns will be a vital part of a team in executing digital fundraising and persuasion campaigns. Responsibilities include assisting in email drafting and production, online advertising campaign creation, building donation pages and compiling analytics. There will also be opportunities to assist with graphic designing. The internship is designed so that interns finish the program with a proficient understanding of digital political campaigns. 

 

This is a paid internship, $15 per hour, and our entire office is currently working remotely, so it can be done from anywhere. The intern will work 20-40 hours per week depending on availability and demand.

 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Writing and sending fundraising emails and texts 

  • Proofreading and ensuring that all messages are mistake-free

  • Drafting copy and implementing paid digital ad campaigns

  • Setting up signup forms and donation pages

  • Designing creative across digital platforms

  • Compiling weekly reports of analytics from clients’ email campaigns, text campaigns, and digital advertising

  • Performing other duties as needed

 

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Strong writing skills and the ability to write quickly under time constraints

  • Experience drafting fundraising emails and paid social media posts on behalf of campaigns or organizations

  • Working knowledge of Photoshop and video editing experience is a plus

  • Knowledge of HTML is a plus

  • Experience with Google Ads and Facebook Business Manager is a plus

  • Familiarity with NGP or another CRM is a plus

  • Fluency in Spanish is a plus

Applications are on a rolling basis. To apply: Please submit a cover letter and resume to info@sapphire-strategies.com.