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Gryphon House Careers

At Gryphon House, we believe that our employees are our most valuable asset. Our diverse team is customer-focused and passionate about our mission to help early childhood educators and parents understand and successfully apply today’s theories and strategies of early education.

 

Current Openings: (4 positions)

For more information about these opportunities, or to apply, please send resume and statement of interest to Katie Carpenter at kcarpenter@kaplanco.com.

 

Digital Marketing Specialist

POSITION OBJECTIVE

The candidate will execute the overarching digital communications strategy for Gryphon House, Inc. and its affiliated businesses – namely ExtendED Notes and Kaplan Early Learning Company’s Curriculum Assessment and Professional Development brands. The goal is to establish the company as the number one resource for early childhood education needs. The candidate will also execute social media and digital content. The digital marketing specialist will report to the brand and digital content strategist.

PRINCIPLE ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Digital Marketing – Support digital communications execution and activate lead gen/CRM strategy and tactics across platforms including company websites, email marketing programs and social media for Gryphon House, Inc., and affiliated businesses; maintain and update Gryphon House and ExtendED Notes websites; track digital performance across channels.
  • Content Marketing – Develop email and social content calendars to align with marketing/sales strategy; support content management of all digital platforms (web, landing pages, social, email); execute social media and leadgen/CRM strategies (email).
  • Public Relations – Support publicity execution, including award/PW submissions, product reviews, media list development, pitching reporters, and direct mail kit assembly.
  • Maintain Sales Platforms – Update digital content across sales platforms (Eloquence, Edelweiss, Amazon), manage CAPL digital properties (C4L Portal) support CRM management (Salesforce).

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

Degree in communications, public relations, journalism, marketing or related field. 1-2 years’ experience in Marketing required. Experience with Salesforce CRM platform a plus.

Requirements:

  • Isn’t afraid to bring new ideas to the table
  • Enjoys working in a scrappy, start-up minded and uber-collaborative environment
  • Highly organized and able to juggle multiple deadlines
  • Excellent copywriting and communication skills, both in-person, and over digital medium
  • Digital marketing and content and lead gen execution experience

 

 

 

Marketing & Sales Specialist

POSITION OBJECTIVE

The candidate will support and execute the overarching sales and marketing strategy for Gryphon House, Inc. and our affiliated businesses—namely ExtendED Notes and Kaplan Early Learning Company’s Curriculum Assessment and Professional Development brands. The goal is to establish our company as the number one resource for early childhood education needs. The marketing and sales specialist will maintain the voice of the company and its brands across all traditional and digital channels and support the larger vision for the company in all communications with varying audiences (trade, international, education). The marketing and sales coordinator will support all members of the marketing team and will report to the Marketing and Sales Strategist.

PRINCIPLE ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Content Marketing – Create and implement blog post strategy and develop posts to align with content strategy for Gryphon House, Inc., and our affiliated businesses.
  • Event Planning – Support trade conference planning, creative asset management, and shipment coordination.
  • Business Development – Support Requests for Proposals (RFP) submissions for our Curriculum, Assessment and Professional Learning brands (research, assemble submissions)
  • Catalog Creation—Support printed and digital catalog development (proofing, inventory, mailing lists, etc.)

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

Degree in communications, public relations, journalism, marketing or related field. 1-2 years’ experience in Marketing required. Early childhood experience preferred, and experience with Salesforce CRM platform a plus.

Requirements:

  • Isn’t afraid to bring new ideas to the table
  • Enjoys working in a scrappy, start-up minded and uber-collaborative environment
  • Highly organized and able to juggle multiple deadlines
  • Excellent copywriting and communication skills, both in-person, and over digital medium
  • Digital marketing and content and lead gen execution experience

 

 

 

Graphic Designer

About the Position

Our Graphic Designer will support Gryphon House's Production and Marketing Departments, including the development of print and digital material layouts, email design, design for book interiors, catalog design and layout, and other design projects as needed. Interacting with Production and Marketing Teams, the Graphic Designer will need to demonstrate creativity that can be interpreted into clean, complete designs.   

Job Hours: 8am - 5pm Monday - Friday

Local candidates only as relocation is not available for this position.

Position Responsibilities Include:

  • Interpret brand, style and content guidelines into clean, compelling layouts.
  • Present new and creative ideas.
  • Manage multiple projects concurrently.

Position Requirements Include:

  • Bachelor's or Associate's Degree in Graphic Design or equivalent. .
  • Highly skilled in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop & Acrobat) and Mac proficient.
  • Minimum three (3) years of experience in Graphic Arts or in a related area.
  • Skillful knowledge in core graphic design principles (typography, color, layout, composition, etc.).
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Impressive interpersonal, organizational, prioritization, multi-tasking, and time management skills.
  • Self-motivated and exhibits high initiative.
  • Flexible and adaptable with ability to problem solve and handle pressure well in a deadline-driven environment with frequent rush assignments while maintaining quality.

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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We embrace differences, welcome diversity and value a culture of respect.

 

 

 

Marketing & Sales Intern - Fall 2019

POSITION OBJECTIVE

The candidate will support and execute the overarching sales and marketing strategy for Gryphon House, Inc. and our affiliated businesses – namely ExtendED Notes and Kaplan Early Learning Company’s Curriculum Assessment and Professional Development brands – to establish our company as the number one resource for early childhood education needs. The marketing intern will support all members of the marketing team and will report to the Digital Marketing and Brand Strategist.

PRINCIPLE ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Content Marketing – Draft blog post content to align with overarching content plan and cadence, develop creative assets, post content to website.
  • Event Planning – Support trade shipment coordination.
  • Community Management – Support social media content planning and execution across social channels.
  • Public Relations –Research resources to expand awareness of Gryphon House, its authors and its affiliated brands and products; develop media list with traditional and digital education-focused media; Identify local and national pitching opportunities; assemble direct mail kits.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

Working toward a degree in communications, public relations, journalism, marketing or related field. Marketing experience preferred.

Requirements:

  • Isn’t afraid to bring new ideas to the table
  • Enjoys working in a scrappy, start-up minded and uber-collaborative environment
  • Highly organized and able to juggle multiple deadlines
  • Excellent copywriting and communication skills, both in-person, and over digital medium

 

 

Note: These job descriptions are subject to change at any time and does not restrict the Company’s right to assign or reassign duties/responsibilities.

 

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