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Are you passionate about creating lasting and inclusive change? Do you want to leverage the power of the internet to create a more progressive world? Then let’s talk about digital marketing and strategist careers.

Our industry-leading benefits

At Authentic, you can make a difference while thriving both professionally and personally. We provide unbeatable benefits, including a four-day workweek, excellent health care coverage, flexible paid and sick leave, a 5% matching 401(k), student loan assistance, support for your mental and physical wellness, and so much more.

Health Care

100%
Employer-sponsored health care provided to every employee (and dependents), including dental & vision

Retirement

$1.42M+
Contributed toward our team’s retirement through 401k contributions of 3% + and additional 2% matched (up to 5% total)

Profit Sharing

5%
Profit shared with our employees quarterly to share our success as Authentic grows & delivers for our clients

What We Can Do For You

Our highly-experienced leadership and management teams are here to train and support our staff, so that you can develop communications, marketing, design, and digital strategist skills that will last a lifetime. Authentic is also committed to investing in the health and future of all of our employees, through unbeatable and inclusive benefits that rival most full-time positions. 

Senior Digital Strategist, Paid Media (Temporary Position)

Authentic is looking for a Temporary Senior Digital Strategist, Paid Media to join our team for the rest of the…

Authentic is looking for a Temporary Senior Digital Strategist, Paid Media to join our team for the rest of the election cycle. The term for this position will end on November 15th, 2024.

Senior Digital Strategists are expected to run point on leading a book of clients, working independently to meet client needs with minimal monitoring from management– to run digital programs that meet our award-winning standard.

This position pays a fixed starting salary of $78,000 annually, per our company’s transparent employee compensation. Benefits include 100% employer covered health care, matched 401K, flexible vacation and sick leave, and more.

This is a union position represented by the Campaign Workers Guild.

Responsibilities

  • Develop, set, and execute digital paid media strategy for our clients to meet their goals
  • Brainstorm and develop creative ideas for our clients, write, fact-check, and proofread content before it goes out
  • Set up ads in Facebook Ads Manager, Google Ads, Switchboard and other advertising and texting platforms as needed
  • Help liaise between the client and the data team for purchases of email lists
  • Respond to topics in real-time by assisting in drafting ads in response to news stories that are breaking fast
  • Lead on relevant client communications
  • Contribute to a collaborative culture that helps improve our work product
  • Work with designers, email strategists, and vendor partners to meet your client’s needs as necessary
  • Ensure all content is rooted in the authentic and honest voice of the client, and that each program is unique, relevant, and timely
  • Produce professional memos and maintain internal and external reporting
  • Respond to topics in real-time by assisting in drafting ads and texts in response to news stories that are breaking fast
  • Oversee a book of client accounts
  • Be on top of digital trends and new tools so that we can make cutting-edge recommendations to our clients based on best practices
  • Act as the paid media lead for large clients and work alongside client leads, managers, and other departments to produce advertising strategies that maximize results for our clients across the board.
  • Tailor ad strategies to the unique needs of each client and circumstance. Think outside the box to rely less on traditional methods and look to innovate.
  • Work with designers, email strategists, and vendor partners to meet your client’s needs as necessary
  • Perform other duties as needed

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of the issues and a passion for electing Democratic candidates and advancing the progressive movement
  • Experience developing strategy on digital advertising programs and/or fundraising texting programs for campaigns and causes
  • Deep knowledge of advertising platforms like Facebook and Google Ads and CRMs like NGP and ActionKit
  • Proven effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven ability to handle multiple tasks, work well under pressure, and meet tight deadlines
  • Experience in client management, copywriting, and digital ad campaigns
  • Proficient computer skills and familiarity with Google Sheet/Microsoft Excel
  • Able to work extended hours when needed/for rapid response moments
  • Eager to learn and self-educate
  • Committed to getting things right – pays close attention to detail and doesn’t stop trying
  • Support for progressive values and commitment to building a safe and diverse workplace where people from all walks of life can contribute and advance the movement

Benefits:

  • 100% employer-paid health care, vision, and dental
  • 100% employer-paid life insurance and disability
  • 401(k) with 3% employer contribution and additional 2% employer match, fully vested on day one
  • 4 day work week (pilot program in progress)
  • Flexible vacation and sick leave
  • Flexible telecommute and remote work policies
  • Monthly phone reimbursement
  • Wellness benefits
  • Mental health benefits
  • Commuter benefits
  • Home office stipend or local hot desk
  • And more!

Additional Information:

  • Work environment: This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, and photocopiers.
  • Physical Demands: This is a largely sedentary role. The ability to look at screens for extended periods of time is required.

Authentic is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is Authentic’s policy to recruit, hire, train and promote individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, length of time spent unemployed, as well as other classifications protected by applicable laws.

Our mission is to create a safe workplace for ALL employees of varied backgrounds where everyone has an opportunity to succeed, learn, grow, and make a real difference in the world around us. People of color, women, people with disabilities, LGBTQ+ individuals, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

Using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to complete job applications is prohibited by our hiring policies. Your application will be discarded if we believe you to have used AI.

Senior Digital Strategist, Paid Media (Temporary Position)
Remote
Paid Media
$78,000
https://authentic.breezy.hr/p/b6df7b83b72e-senior-digital-strategist-paid-media-temporary-position?state=published

Director, Paid Media

Authentic is looking for a Director, Paid Media. The Director, Paid Media will lead and develop our Paid Media Team…

Authentic is looking for a Director, Paid Media.

The Director, Paid Media will lead and develop our Paid Media Team and service digital advertising campaigns for our biggest clients. Candidates should have demonstrated experience with management and a proven ability to take on leadership responsibilities while running a team and managing a large book of work.

Responsibilities

  • Act as the advertising lead for large clients and work alongside client leads, managers, and other departments to develop advertising strategies that maximize our clients’ online fundraising and engagement
  • Manage the Paid Media Team and work to proactively make improvements to the department. That includes running team meetings, conducting reviews, being responsible for employees’ development, making recommendations about raises/promotions, discipline, building out internal materials and infrastructure, etc.
  • Lead on setting best practices for ad content and developing innovative advertising strategies for clients
  • Set up ads across Facebook Ads Manager, Google Ads, and other platforms as needed
  • Escalate department needs upwards through a solutions-oriented lens
  • Help build a collaborative culture to improve our work product
  • Produce professional memos and maintain internal and external reporting
  • Work with designers, email strategists, and vendor partners to meet your client’s needs as necessary
  • Ensure all content is rooted in the authentic and honest voice of the client, and that each program is unique to each client
  • Lead on client and internal team communications, producing professional reports and memos
  • Respond to topics in real-time by assisting in drafting ads in response to news stories that are breaking fast
  • Brainstorm creative ideas for our clients, fact check, and proofread content before it goes out from a client
  • Be on top of digital trends and new tools so that we can make cutting-edge recommendations to our clients based on best practices, share out the information with the Paid Media Team
  • Identify Thought Leadership opportunities internally and externally
  • Perform other duties as needed

Qualifications

  • Deep knowledge of the issues and a passion for advancing social impact causes
  • Experience executing large-scale digital advertising programs for campaigns and causes with different goals (ie persuasion, mobilization, direct response)
  • Deep knowledge of advertising platforms like Facebook, Google Ads, and programmatic platforms
  • Experience using CRMs like NGP and ActionKit and measurement tools like YouTube brand lift and Swayable
  • Demonstrated experience of creating and setting strategy for a client – and teaching others
  • Proven effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience and training with management and leadership
  • Proven ability to handle multiple tasks, work well under pressure, and meet tight deadlines
  • Extensive experience in client management, copywriting, and digital ad campaigns
  • Proficient computer skills and familiarity with Google Sheets/Microsoft Excel
  • Able to work extended hours when needed/for rapid response moments
  • Eager to learn and self-educate
  • Committed to getting things right – pays close attention to detail and doesn’t stop trying
  • Commitment to building a safe and diverse workplace where people from all walks of life can contribute, grow, and do good work for our clients

Benefits

  • 100% employer-paid health care, vision, and dental
  • 100% employer-paid life insurance and disability
  • 401(k) with 3% employer contribution and additional 2% employer match, fully vested on day one
  • 4 day work week (pilot program in progress)
  • Flexible vacation and sick leave
  • Flexible telecommute and remote work policies
  • Monthly phone reimbursement
  • Wellness benefits
  • Mental health benefits
  • Commuter benefits
  • Home office stipend or local hot desk
  • And more!

Additional Information

  • Work environment: This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, and photocopiers.
  • Physical Demands: This is a largely sedentary role. The ability to look at screens for extended periods of time is required.

Authentic is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is Authentic’s policy to recruit, hire, train and promote individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, length of time spent unemployed, as well as other classifications protected by applicable laws.

Our mission is to create a safe workplace for ALL employees of varied backgrounds where everyone has an opportunity to succeed, learn, grow, and make a real difference in the world around us. People of color, women, people with disabilities, LGBTQ+ individuals, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

Using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to complete job applications is prohibited by our hiring policies. Your application will be discarded if we believe you to have used AI.

Director, Paid Media
Remote
Paid Media
$115,000
https://authentic.breezy.hr/p/53e34ede417e-director-paid-media?state=published

Managing Strategist, Paid Media (Temporary Position)

Authentic is looking for a Temporary Managing Strategist to work in our Paid Media department and join our team for…

Authentic is looking for a Temporary Managing Strategist to work in our Paid Media department and join our team for the rest of the election cycle. The term for this position will end on November 15th, 2024.

Authentic is an award-winning digital agency specializing in fundraising, advertising, creative and web strategy, online organizing, and more. We lead this industry with a focus on developing unique and creative digital programs for our clients.

This is a management-level position that pays a fixed starting salary of $90,000 annually, per our company’s transparent employee compensation. Benefits include 100% employer covered health care, matched 401K, flexible vacation and sick leave, and more.

Responsibilities

  • Act as the advertising lead for a significant number of large clients and work alongside client leads, managers, and other departments to develop advertising strategies that maximize our clients’ online fundraising and engagement
  • Manage employees within the department and contribute to making improvements to the department. That includes conducting reviews, being responsible for employees’ development, making recommendations about raises/promotions, discipline, etc.
  • Lead on setting best practices for ad copy and developing innovative advertising strategies for clients
  • Set up ads in Facebook Ads Manager, Google Ads, and other advertising platforms as needed
  • Contribute to a collaborative culture that helps improve our work product
  • Produce professional memos and maintain internal and external reporting
  • Work with designers, email strategists, and vendor partners to meet your client’s needs as necessary
  • Ensure all content is rooted in the authentic and honest voice of the client, and that each program is unique to each client
  • Lead on client communications, producing professional reports and memos
  • Respond to topics in real-time by assisting in drafting ads in response to news stories that are breaking fast
  • Brainstorm creative ideas for our clients, fact check, and proofread content before it goes out from a client
  • Be on top of digital trends and new tools so that we can make cutting-edge recommendations to our clients based on best practices
  • Perform other duties as needed

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of the issues and a passion for electing Democratic candidates and advancing the progressive movement
  • Experience executing large-scale digital advertising programs for campaigns and causes
  • Deep knowledge of advertising platforms like Facebook and Google Ads and CRMs like NGP and ActionKit
  • Demonstrated experience of creating and setting strategy for a client
  • Proven effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience and/or training managing and/or mentoring
  • Proven ability to handle multiple tasks, work well under pressure, and meet tight deadlines
  • Extensive experience in client management, copywriting, and digital ad campaigns
  • Proficient computer skills and familiarity with Google Sheets/Microsoft Excel
  • Able to work extended hours when needed/for rapid response moments
  • Eager to learn and self-educate
  • Committed to getting things right – pays close attention to detail and doesn’t stop trying
  • Support for progressive values and commitment to building a safe and diverse workplace where people from all walks of life can contribute and advance the movement

Benefits

  • 100% employer-paid health care, vision, and dental
  • 100% employer-paid life insurance and disability
  • 401(k) with 3% employer contribution and additional 2% employer match, fully vested on day one
  • Flexible vacation and sick leave
  • Flexible telecommute and remote work policies
  • Monthly phone reimbursement
  • Wellness benefits
  • Mental health benefits
  • Home office stipend or local hot desk
  • And more!

Additional Information

  • Work environment: This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones and photocopiers.
  • Physical Demands: This is a largely sedentary role. The ability to look at screens for extended periods of time is required.

Authentic is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is Authentic’s policy to recruit, hire, train and promote individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, length of time spent unemployed, as well as other classifications protected by applicable laws.

Our mission is to create a safe workplace for ALL employees of varied backgrounds where everyone has an opportunity to succeed, learn, grow, and make a real difference in the world around us. People of color, women, people with disabilities, LGBTQ+ individuals, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

Using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to complete job applications is prohibited by our hiring policies. Your application will be discarded if we believe you to have used AI.

Managing Strategist, Paid Media (Temporary Position)
Remote
Paid Media
$90,000
https://authentic.breezy.hr/p/a2c5ac6b7cb9-managing-strategist-paid-media-temporary-position
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We’re incredibly proud of our diverse team of storytellers. 50% of our employees identify as being a part of an underrepresented racial group. 54.5% are cisgender women, and 31.8% of our employees identify as LGBTQ+.

Hear from our employees

“Authentic’s honesty and loyalty is something I’ve never seen in a company I’ve worked with. They care about their clients and their employees. You feel secure in your job and you know the work you do matters.”

Amanda Powell

Associate Director

“The team is very cohesive, helpful, and understanding which helps us overcome any challenges and meet our goals. I love the benefits, organization, and processes we have in place that set Authentic apart.”

Ajunai Culton

Digital Strategist

“The team is collaborative and invested in one another’s success. Authentic takes an innovative approach to data that lifts our programs a cut above anywhere else I’ve worked in the digital fundraising industry.”

Oliver Larkin

Managing Strategist

“A lot makes Authentic special, but the benefits are a huge differentiator. I have never seen a firm offer better health care benefits or do more to make sure all employees are taken care of.”

Rich Robinson

Managing Strategist