What we do here changes the world. UTHealth Houston is Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery, and excellence in patient care.

We are currently seeking to hire a Senior Digital Marketing Specialist to join the Development Communications team. In this role, you will manage the digital presence of the Office of Development. This will include maintaining fundraising websites/webpages using dotCMS and HTML/CSS, managing email services through Constant Contact, collaborating with team members to produce social media content, and evaluating the effectiveness of digital marketing and fundraising activities using metrics to improve performance.

The selected candidate will reap the many benefits of our Total Rewards Package, which includes the benefits you’d expect from a top health care organization:100% paid medical premiums for our full-time employees; Generous time off (holidays, preventative leave day, both vacation and sick time – all of which equates to around 37-38 days per year); The longer you stay, the more vacation you’ll accrue; Longevity Pay (Monthly payments after two years of service); Build your future with our awesome retirement/pension plan; Free financial and legal counseling; Free mental health counseling services; Gym membership discounts and access to wellness programs; Other employee discounts including entertainment, car rentals, cell phones, etc.; Resources for child and elder care; Plus many more!


Plans and executes digital and direct response marketing campaigns on social media, banner ads, email marketing, video marketing, and the web content management system

Analyzes and tracks reporting models in digital marketing and generates monthly reports on all activities

Collaborates with internal stakeholders and marketing team members to advance projects and maintain a positive image of the university’s fundraising efforts

Helps to customize email marketing campaigns and pay-per-click ads to meet fundraising needs and to enhance the image of the university

Assists with content management and maintenance

Crafts Search Engine Optimization (SEO) content for use on external website and digital marketing advertisements

Acquires insight into online marketing trends and keep strategies up-to-date

Supports department-based initiatives to contribute to the success of the university’s fundraising goals

Assists Development Team members on digital campaign methodologies, landscape, and trends

Performs other duties as assigned


Strong critical thinking skills and marketing ingenuity to appeal to different audiences and expand brand awareness as well as an understanding of user-centered web design, graphic design and interface principles, and responsive mobile design

Experience working in any sector with a content management system

Experience working with cloud-based CRM and online giving platforms is considered a plus

Basic knowledge of CRM or SQL databases is helpful

Digital and web writing skills are desirable as this person may also produce content

Strong organizational and project management skills

Exceptionally strong verbal, written, proofreading, and editorial skills

Bachelor’s degree in digital marketing or allied field

Five (5) years of related work experience in digital marketing


Qualified candidates may apply online by clicking here.