Marketing Manager

Chicago, Illinois, United States | Marketing | Full-time | Fully remote

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What is CodeHS?

CodeHS is a comprehensive program for helping schools teach computer science. We provide web-based curriculum, teacher tools and resources, and professional development.

Mission

The mission of CodeHS is to empower all students to meaningfully impact the future.

We believe that in the 21st century, coding is a foundational skill, just like reading and writing. That’s why we say: Read, Write, Code. We do this by providing great curriculum, tools, and resources to teachers, students, and schools to implement high-quality computer science programs. We believe that everyone should get the chance to learn coding and that it’s a skill that provides limitless creative opportunities to students. We want to help make computer science education fun and accessible, and believe you need both great tools as well as a great community to make this happen. 

Must be authorized to work in the US and based in the US.

  • The main office is in Chicago. Chicago office is hybrid.
  • You can apply to this position if you live in another state. If you are working from another state onboarding and some team meetings require travel, but you can work from home or a coworking space.
  • 5-10% travel, company/department meet ups are approximately quarterly and there may be customer travel

Marketing Manager Job Description

CodeHS is looking for a Marketing Manager to help grow CodeHS and spread computer science education to more students and more schools. Your primary responsibility will be managing marketing efforts at CodeHS.

Responsibilities

  • Manage marketing materials and customer resources
  • Write and run email campaigns/newsletters
  • Help manage social media channels
  • Support with industry conferences
  • Develop case studies 
  • Work on branding and messaging
  • Write and manage blog, product, and content marketing
  • Develop new ways to engage teachers on and off the platform
  • Support teacher engagement programs
  • Make CodeHS more visible to potential schools and teachers

Requirements

  • 3+ years of professional marketing experience
  • Edtech or education experience is a bonus
  • No experience coding is required, you should have an interest in learning
  • Energized by marketing new products and improving brand presence
  • Experience writing and executing email marketing campaigns
  • Experience managing social media accounts
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Excellent cross-team collaboration skills
  • Experience working closely with designers to optimize landing pages and manage/create new design asset
  • Extremely organized and detail-oriented
  • Desire to learn new skills
  • Experience with HTML/CSS is a plus
  • Work well independently and autonomously, a self-starter
  • Passionate about helping students and schools
  • Excited to work at a small company and make a big impact!

Benefits

  • Health, dental, vision insurance
  • Equity
  • 401k plan with 4% match
  • Parental leave
  • Strong vacation policy

Company Values

Encourage Teaching and Learning

CodeHS is about providing excellent teaching and learning opportunities in computer science for students all over the world. We value creating fun, accessible and creative learning experiences for teachers, for students, and for team members at CodeHS. We believe that education--and specifically coding--within the formal K-12 system, the higher-education system, and beyond has the power to allow everyone to unlock their full potential.

Create a Direct Positive Impact

At CodeHS we value creating a direct positive social impact with our work. We work directly with students, teachers, schools and districts to implement computer science classes. Through building great curriculum, tools and resources to allow high schools to teach computer science, we can create a direct educational benefit to students to help explore the limitless world of computing. We believe that expanding access to computer science education will empower students to take an active role in creating the future. 

Make It Fun and Creative

Bringing fun and creativity to every aspect of our work is a main focus for us at CodeHS. It starts with a fun, friendly and accessible curriculum, that allows students the opportunity to build creatively and engage in thoughtful problem solving. We also focus on developing a creative and fun environment to work in, and think that this allows us to bring novel approaches to challenging problems. Computing is about logic--but it’s also about creativity--and we hope to share that excitement with teachers and students through CodeHS.