Director of Marketing

We are looking for a Marketing Director to develop and implement key marketing strategies that drive our business development and core services efforts (financial education, client success and acquisition, and lending functions) within the community. This person would ideally be someone who does not hesitate to take on the unique challenges we face when targeting a developing community and is excited to work toward creating value in the Columbus community. Given that we are not a student organization but rather a full-fledged nonprofit business, this position models that of a part-time internship.

What qualities we looking for in the Director of Marketing?

  • Ability to learn and deliver quickly in a fast paced environment

  • Ability to think critically to solve problems

  • Comfortable thinking on your feet and problem solving in the moment

  • Self Motivated - you can set your pace, some lofty goals, and run after them

  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate program of study at The Ohio State University; we are an entirely student-run nonprofit

Other beneficial traits:

  • Experience with marketing mediums and strategy development

  • Excellent writing, visual, and presentation skills (graphics expertise not required)

  • Concentration in Marketing or business-related area of study within the Fisher College of Business preferred

  • Completion of 2nd year of undergraduate studies preferred

Does this sound like you?

If you believe you fit the qualifications above and are interested in our mission, please fill out the below application by 11:59pm on Sunday, September 22. If we would like to proceed with your application, we will reach out to you to learn more about you. Based on our reviews, we will interview a select group of students for the position.

At Ascent, we value the team we have built and take additional steps to make sure that every new addition is a great one! If you have any questions throughout the application process, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us.

Our Recruitment Team | recruitment@ascentmicrofinance.org

Your Application

Please complete this form to the best of your ability by September 22nd. Before submitting your application, please send an updated copy of your resume (and optional work or writing sample) to recruitment@ascentmicrofinance.org.

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