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Digital Strategist

Are you a diligent leader who is motivated by, and curious about, the ever-changing world of digital marketing? Do you thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment? Are you ready to own the digital products & services that Deksia offers, and own the lifecycle of the projects for Deksia and our clients?

Deksia is currently seeking a Digital Strategist. This person will report to Deksia’s Director of Digital Strategy, oversee a team of Digital Specialists, and collaborate with other departments, including the sales team.

If you have experience as a Digital (or SEO, Paid Media, etc.) Specialist or Strategist in the past, plus proven ability to assist with scoping & quoting, kicking off, and evaluating the quality of projects in the digital space, we want to talk to you. Read on for details & follow directions to apply.

Main responsibilities for this role

  • Lead a team; full-time team members & part-time/seasonal interns
  • Train new team members for department
  • Scope, quote & launch projects (with Project Manager)
  • Identify & diagnose issues within the department, work with Director & team on solutions
  • Review quality of work prior to sending for client approval
  • Attend client meetings to assist from a sales engineering perspective
  • Analyze & optimize digital ad campaigns across multiple platforms and formats to increase performance metrics
  • Develop PPC strategies to increase online visibility

Ideal qualifications for this role

  • 4-6 years digital marketing experience
  • In-depth knowledge of Google Ads, Microsoft Advertising (formerly Bing Ads), and Google Analytics
  • Extensive knowledge of SEO, PPC, analytics, content, & email marketing

Additional expectations for this role

  • Google Ads Certification – Paid Search
  • Google Analytics Certification
  • On-Page SEO Knowledge & Ability
  • Local SEO Knowledge & Ability
  • Email Marketing Experience
  • Competency using Google Docs/ G-Suite
  • Strong numeracy skills
  • Strong communication and presentation skills

Skills / experience that we’d love to see, but can be learned

  • Experience using Moz, Campaign Monitor, and other digital marketing tools
  • Facebook Ads Certification
  • YouTube Ad Campaign Experience
  • Copywriting Experience
  • Experience working in a marketing agency setting
  • Experience in building web pages using a builder and/or basic HTML
  • Adobe Suite experience (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, and/or XD)
  • Experience using Teamwork, Asana, Monday, Trello, or another project management software
  • Familiarity with the Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS)


Every 30 days you’ll speak to your manager and direct reports to discuss the following:

GWC. Are you still in a healthy headspace?

  • I get it: I understand the inner workings, systems, and responsibilities of my position. 👍
  • I want it: I love to do my job. 🙌
  • I have the capacity for it: I have the mental, physical, and emotional ability to do my job. 💪


Core Values. Are you living up to our Core Values?

  • I support my community internally and externally 🤗
  • I strive to be and do my best 😤
  • I make it fun 🥳


Department Roles. Are you contributing to the roles of your department?

  • Quality & timeliness of deliverables
  • Strategy decisions & recommendations
  • Cross department collaboration
  • LMA (Lead, Manage, hold Accountable)


  • $70,000 – 85,000 annual salary, depending on market role is placed into (GR, DSM, PDX)
  • Flexible work environment – Deksia proudly functions on an office/ work-from-home hybrid
  • Get your job done / unlimited PTO mentality – As long as you plan ahead and communicate with the team, take the time you need
  • Retirement Savings Program
  • Insurance Benefits – Medical, dental, life, and more offered!
  • Parental Leave – Ask for details
  • Technology or stipend – likely to be provided, depending on your role

Where is Deksia located?

Our digital strategy team is based out of Grand Rapids, MI.

We also have offices in Urbandale, IA, Portland, OR, and Indianapolis, IN.

How do I apply?

Complete the assessment found here.

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