Slate Strategist Associate

Slate Strategist Associates live within the Slate Communications team and are in charge of the day-to-day operations of their clients’ Slate Deliver campaigns. They also serve as strategists-in-training, gleaning mentorship from the Slate Communications Strategists they work alongside, and collaboratively provide clients with enrollment communications insights by analyzing campaign performance reports.


  • Slate Campaign Configuration and Monitoring
    • Assist Slate Communications Strategists with the build and maintenance of Slate Deliver campaigns for partner institutions, including email builds (no copywriting or designing), population/rule configuration, report builds, and more
    • Own more complex builds independently over time as ready
    • Actively monitor the entirety of each assigned campaign
    • Collaborate closely with members of the client project team (Accounts, Creative, and Slate Strategists) to ensure smooth and accurate campaign operations
  • Slate Campaign Strategy
    • Assist in communication flow creation alongside the Slate Strategist and the assigned copywriter, providing strategic insights based on past campaign performance
    • Analyze Slate reports to note takeaways and recommendations to optimize campaign performance and conversion
    • Present strategic findings to clients via regular campaign check-in calls
    • Contribute to Annual Campaign Assessments for each client, providing overall insights on key outcomes and recommendations for the next cycle in collaboration with the Slate Strategist
    • Take on more strategic ownership of clients over time and start to own projects strategically as ready


  • Passion for communications operations and strategy; working knowledge of Deliver and drip campaign configurations a plus
  • Excellent organizational skills; attention to detail, multitasking, prioritization, and decision-making skills
  • Interpersonal skills to positively collaborate with team members and represent the company to clients
  • Effective communication and time management skills for a remote work environment as well as the ability to use/learn multiple technology platforms and switch between them on a regular basis
  • Must be able to work at a computer for prolonged periods


  • Associate/bachelor’s degree or equivalent life/work experience
  • Minimum of 1 year of beginner experience in Technolutions Slate CRM; experience within the Deliver module preferred but not required
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in higher education

You Should Join Us!

We’re a fast-growing and innovative company, set apart by our incredible people. We’re a supportive, fun-loving group with diverse interests and talents. In addition to getting to work with fantastic people and do work you love, here are some items you can list in your “pros” column:

  • Private health/dental/vision
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Generous holiday and PTO package
  • Flexible work environment (remote, in-office, and hybrid roles)
  • Half-day summer Fridays
  • Fun company events and laid-back culture
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Industry exposure and professional development
  • Growing company with a family feel
  • Entrepreneurial approach and spirit

About Carnegie

For more than 30 years, Carnegie has been a leader and innovator in higher education marketing and enrollment strategy, offering groundbreaking services in the areas of Research, Strategy, Digital Marketing, Lead Generation, Slate Optimization, Student Search, Website Development, and Creative that generate authentic connections.

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