Director, Digital Solutions
Job ID: R0029966 | Communications Leadership | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
The Director, Digital Solutions is responsible for setting the strategy and driving the development of UVA Health's overall digital marketing initiatives as a key leader on the Director Marketing and Engagement Strategy team. Specifically, this role oversees and manages UVA Health web strategy (UVA Health, UVA School of Medicine, blogs and various campaign microsites) and related marketing technology, digital marketing campaigns, CRM (constituent relationship management) and PRM (physician relationship marketing) technologies, and related analytics/performance measurement in support of the mission and goals of UVA Health. This role requires a senior leader who can translate business goals into strategies and tactics that achieve defined metrics. The Director must also work in a hands-on capacity to develop team skills, manage effective teams, implement systems and troubleshoot issues. The Director role reports into the Associate Chief/Digital Marketing and Engagement Strategy and works closely with the Director, Digital Content Strategy and other Marketing leaders.

The Director manages staff within the defined portfolio: Web Strategy (multiple websites and blogs, reputation management), Digital Marketing, and Marketing Technology/Marketing Automation. In addition, in partnership with the Associate Chief and other Marketing leaders, this position will play a key role in developing and designing UVA Health's web/digital/mobile marketing analytics strategy. A large portion of the Director's role will be to drive projects, both internal to marketing and external across the health system, that introduce or improve digital systems, technologies and performance. This position will play a key role in the execution of UVA Health's "digital front door" strategy as the health system continues to devise unique and innovative ways to connect patients with superior care.

  • Develop, enhance and manage and the UVA School of Medicine sites and their related CMS, analytics tools and web services, working with key leaders across UVA Health and the SOM.
  • Ensure successful coordination with marketing, content, social and CRM teams and outside agencies on all web and marketing campaign needs.
  • In conjunction with the Director, Content Strategy, develop, enhance and manage all web and email communications to meet the needs of our audiences and the organization.
  • Develop, enhance, and manage UVA Health's blogs.
  • Manage external and internal web development resources.
  • Manage the workflow across the team and align the priorities and projects to the department and Health System goals.
  • Use proven understanding of UX, IA, graphic, video, social networking, and other technology skills to support and maintain dynamic content for all sites and audiences.
  • Keep current and continuously seek out new technologies and applications that help UVA Health achieve its goals.
  • Implement and manage digital online marketing campaigns across all programs and services.
  • Partner with key leaders in the department to design a holistic digital analytics strategy, monitoring key performance indicators and measuring the effectiveness of all web/digital efforts.
  • Responsible for digital and web budget and related accounting.
  • Works collaboratively to deliver a consistent, high-quality visual style across all properties, campaigns, and efforts.
  • Recruits, manages, and professionally develops a high-performing team of digital marketers.
  • Stays current on new technologies and recommends and plans for content enhancements to the system.
  • Communicates clearly to express thoughts and ideas.
  • Manages multiple projects effectively.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $122,886.40 - $196,622.40 Annually

  • Education: Bachelor's degree.
  • Experience: 10 years of experience in the digital space and 5 years of management experience.
  • Licensure: None
Physical Demands:
This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of desktop computers. The job does occasionally require traveling some distance to attend meetings and programs.

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Charlottesville, VA
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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