Development and Communications Officer
The Development and Communications Officer (DCO) will plan,
implement, and manage system-wide fundraising events for Piedmont
Housing Alliance as well as oversee and coordinate the
organizations internal and external communication plan in
partnership with members of the Development and Communications
Marketing Communications and Donor Database
The DCO is responsible for continuing to develop and implement
the firms social media strategy. He/She will coordinate the
organizations presence within social media, help ensure a
consistent voice across the host of social media channels and
supports the organizations social media policies.
Create, edit and share social media content (monthly
blog/newsletter, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.) Maintain
Recruits and provides supervision of marketing student intern from
the University of Virginia.
Provide consultation and support for third-party fundraising
events (Board and donor-initiated events) to maximize philanthropic
support for Piedmont Housing Alliance Cultivates and maintains
relationships with key event sponsors and potential sponsors.
Creates all promotional materials and assist the DOD, Board members
and the ED with preparing the program.
Works with program leadership to support their fundraising efforts
on behalf of the Piedmont Housing Alliance.
Maintain system-wide event calendar for Development Department.
Executive Director & Board Support: Support the ED in preparing
for Board meetings including agenda and accompanying documents,
take meeting minutes, and manage communications with Board
Requirements and Qualifications
Bachelors Degree; Must be an exceptionally strong writer
persuasive, clear and swift as well as an excellent editor,
attentive to message and style standards.
3-5 years experience in non-profit grant writing and donor research
Experience working with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and
other social media tools. Experience with Google Analytics, Adobe
Creative Suite, Hootsuite and WordPress Intermediate/Advanced
knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint,
Must be abreast of emerging technologies, communications best
practices and trends in the digital communications and social media
Metrics-driven with the ability to create dashboards to manage,
track, and meet deadlines.
Salary starting at $54,000 depending on experience. To apply,
email cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Benefits include medical insurance, dental insurance, disability
and life insurance, 401(k) retirement plan with company
contribution and matching, and employee assistance program.