Job Description: Writing and Content Manager
Reporting to: Head of Student Career Services
At CodePath, we are building the largest pipeline of high-performing, underrepresented software engineers in the industry. The CodePath Career Center supports this mission by providing college students with career coaching, mentorship, industry connections, and the access to opportunities needed to start a career in the tech industry. Now as we support thousands of students, hundreds of volunteers, and dozens of companies per year, we need a communications leader to streamline our messaging and help our audiences understand how to best utilize the Career Center’s services.
The Writer and Content Manager will write and communicate messaging through all methods available including the Career Center newsletter, email copy, event descriptions, partnership announcements, website copy, and ghostwriting for the Head of Student Career Services’ LinkedIn account. This work will support multiple Career Center initiatives including advertising our services to students, recruiting volunteers to participate in our programs, and supporting our sales campaigns to company recruiting teams.
You will work with our marketing and career services functions to ensure content is communicated through the CodePath voice. This role reports to the Head of Student Career Services to brainstorm ideas, review text and support aggressive growth goals.
CodePath.org is an early-stage nonprofit dedicated to offering an accelerated pathway into the technology industry for college students all across the US, with an emphasis on serving underserved, low-income, and first-generation students. We offer a variety of courses and services to students both directly on-campuses at colleges and remotely using video classrooms with instructors and TAs. All of these courses and services are offered to students entirely for free, funded directly by the technology industry in order to invest in the next generation of talented software engineers.
Our vision is that every student in college, regardless of background or personal circumstances, should have the opportunity, skills, network, and pathways available to become a confident and successful software engineer in the tech industry. CodePath.org develops and delivers a wide variety of programs and supports students over multiple years, reaching students in college starting before Freshman year and then all the way through to post-graduation and entering full-time software roles.
CodePath.org provides curriculum and programs for college students all across the United States, often offered for-credit at campuses, including at many HBCUs, HSIs, women’s colleges, and state colleges. CodePath.org is supported directly by the technology industry including Microsoft, Facebook, Walmart.org, and many more.
For more information, check out our website at CodePath.org.
We are individuals from a multitude of backgrounds, experiences, and unlikely stories, all connected by a single dream: a world in which regardless of background, socioeconomic status, gender or race all people have pathways to reach their full potential.
With a staff and board that cares deeply about diversity and equity, we believe that diverse perspectives and backgrounds create a richer work environment and enhance our ability to pursue our mission.