Senior Communications Manager

Job Type

Full Time




88 Broad Street, 8th floor
United States


Senior Communications Manager

The situation.

JFF is a national nonprofit that drives transformation in the American workforce and education systems. For 35 years, JFF has led the way in designing innovative and scalable solutions that create access to economic advancement for all. Join us as we build a future that works.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to sustaining a diverse community with a work environment that is welcoming, respectful, and encouraging to all. We foster a culture of inclusion that celebrates and cultivates diversity along multiple dimensions, including race, ethnicity, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, national origin, socioeconomic status, religion, ability, culture, and experience. Join us as we build a future that works!

The Communications team is a talented, versatile, high performing and fun-loving group responsible for the organization’s digital and print communications, marketing, branding, publications, website management, graphic design, and event planning. We comprise designers, writers, editors, digital experts, project managers and marketers. We are agile, strategic, and believe in the value of process. We are creative and disciplined. We collaborate and bring individual strengths to JFF's work.

About you!

We’re looking for Senior Communications Manager with at least 8 years of experience in public/media relations and marketing communications. This person will be responsible for managing communications strategies and priorities across JFF from inception to execution. Our team welcomes a creative and innovative Senior Communications Manager who will lead JFF toward a more “digital first” communications approach.

We would love to chat if you are:

·      Experienced in developing and executing successful communications and media strategies

·      Excited about being part of a complex, highly collaborative team

·      Creative, flexible and innovative

·      A team player who will contribute to the process improvement for our Marketing Communications team

·      Motivated by and experienced in managing people to meet deadlines and budgets.

We think our new Senior Communications Manager will:

·      Have an associate’s or bachelor’s degree

·      Demonstrate internet and digital communications skills

·      Possess the ability to work both independently and collaboratively

·      Be a solid communicator

Sound good?

Click here to review the full job description.

Then visit our careers page to apply with your resume and cover letter along with a writing sample. (Please don’t forget the cover letter or writing sample, we are excited to learn more about you!). Our team will review applicants, contact qualified candidates, and share more about the job.


This is an incredible time to join JFF, which celebrates 35 years this year and offers the best of an established and an entrepreneurial organization. Want to know more about life as a JFFer?


Some perks include:

  • Retirement matching AND contribution
  • Health care paid at 90%
  • Tuition reimbursement & professional growth opportunities
  • Flexible schedules
  • Pre-tax commuter benefit



Thanks for your interest in JFF!

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement