The Communication Specialist supports the marketing and communication efforts of this entire non-profit organization, with a focus on branding, communication, public relations and the development of content messaging that is consistent with an national brand/communication strategy. This position reports directly to senior level management and key areas of responsibilities include writing, website and social media management, and graphic design.
Managing marking/content development process by preparing objectives and managing schedules from multi-disciplinary teams.
Developing brand strategies, consistent with international standards, and advises brand.
Collaborates with all internal departments in areas of sales, editorial, marketing, and design.
Conducts research and identifies/tracks trends in non-profit and for-profit industry and keeps abreast of trends in communications, brand initiatives, web content and social media.
Works with senior level management to develop brand related positioning and messaging to inform the creative process for all audiences.
Develops interactive marketing projects that integrate mixed media plans.
Media contact coordination, support, and networking.
Designs flyers, brochures, catalogues and reports.
Supports the dissemination of news to various constituencies.
Maintains the organizations website.
Assists with monitoring of all communication platforms and the production of monthly reports.
Additional duties as required.
Outstanding oral and written communication skills.
Superior organizational skills and time management.
Project management experience-familiarity with Project Manager a plus.
Excellent computer skills. Core competencies include: Microsoft and Adobe Suites.