company logo

Director of Media at Civis Analytics in Chicago, IL

bookmark emptySave
More info when clicked here
You fill out 1 set of questions 1 time. We take care of your job applications every time you choose Apply4Me.
What's Apply4Me?

compensation:

$80K — $100K *

specialty:

Digital Marketing & Social Media

experience:

5 - 7 years

Job Description

See More arrow

Valid through: 6/27/2021

About Civis Analytics

Civis Analytics is a US data science software and consultancy company founded by Dan Wagner in 2013, with backing by Eric Schmidt.

Wagner had served as the Chief Analytics Officer for Barack Obama's 2012 re-election campaign.

Civis Analytics helps businesses "understand their data, use that data to make predictions, and get recommendations on what steps to take next". Civis works with Fortune 500 companies and the country's largest organizations, including Verizon, Airbnb, Discovery, FEMA, Boeing and the American Red Cross.

In 2020, the company faced controversy for firing employee David Shor after he tweeted a short summary of an academic paper by African American Princeton professor Omar Wasow. The paper presented evidence that some violent protest tactics in the 1960s civil rights movement may have been counterproductive, and some Twitter users accused Shor of racism for highlighting this result. After the firing, Civis Analytics initially released a statement claiming that had not fired any employees for tweeting academic papers, but later retracted that statement and replaced it with a new statement that omitted that claim. In 2021, Wasow was quoted as having concluded from his conversations with Civis Analytics and Shor that "at the heart of it was how [Shor] was treated on Twitter by people who essentially shot the messenger", and dismissing accusation of racism or other improper behavior against Shor as "baseless".
stats icon
Total Jobs:
8
stats icon
Total Experts:
1
stats icon
Average Pay:
$95,000
stats icon
Total value of jobs:
$190,000
stats icon
% Masters:
44%
Learn More About Civis Analytics blue arrow
* Ladders Estimates

More Jobs at Civis Analytics

Similar Jobs

Director, Media

$200K — $250K *

9 days ago

Director of Media

$200K — $250K *

8 days ago

Director, Media

$150K — $200K *

7 days ago

More Information Technology Jobs

Legal Assistant

Confidential Company

Columbia, MD 21046

Today

Salesforce CPQ Developer

$130K — $160K *

Confidential Company

Remote

Today

Find similar Public Relations Director jobs: