OVERVIEW: Launched in 1983 as Public Interest Projects, a 501(c)(3) public charity, NEO Philanthropy, a mission aligned and values-forward social justice philanthropy organization, is a New York-based national leader in innovative philanthropic solutions. NEO is proud of its work on behalf of some of the most critical social justice issues of our time, including immigrant and refugee rights, anti-human trafficking, voter engagement/civic participation and non-partisan pro-democracy elections work; racial justice; LGBTQ equality; reproductive freedom and more. Dynamic and growing, NEO leads large-scale collaborative grantmaking funds on a range of social justice issues, provides fiscal sponsorship and management to projects and campaigns, manages donor advised funds and develops organization and field-focused capacity building initiatives.
POSITION SUMMARY: NEO Philanthropy seeks a creative, proactive, motivated, emotionally intelligent Communications Manager, well-versed in strategic communications to join our communications team. The Communications Manager will manage the creation and implementation of innovative, cross-cutting effective communications strategies and tactics that deepens NEO’s impact. Reporting to the Director of Communications, the Communications Manager will help promote NEO programs and services across social and traditional media platforms to philanthropic and other audiences and manage its internal/institutional communications processes and activities. A key responsibility is communicating information to target audiences, including philanthropic and grantees/partners, about NEO organizational projects, services, events, funds and staff/executive leadership, in a way that articulates the work, issues of interest, values, opinions and expertise of NEO and lifts up the NEO brand. The position will work closely with NEO staff -- particularly the Communications Director, key executive leadership, program staff and management including our fiscal sponsorship, donor services and collaborative fund staff.
WORKING ARRANGEMENTS: NEO Philanthropy has its headquarters in NYC. As a result of COVID-19, the NEO Central staff are working fully remote through Tuesday, September 7th, 2021 (Labor Day) although staff do have the option to work from the office upon request on a limited basis. NEO is still exploring what it's remote work structure will be in post-COVID; however, all staff will be allowed to work a minimum of 2 days per week from home when the office re-opens.
Website, Social Media, Communications Platforms:
Internal-Institutional Communications and Collateral:
External-Brand Communications Support:
Management, Support, Planning:
QUALIFICATIONS: The successful candidate will be collaborative in nature, have a strong instinct to innovate and experiment with new ideas, substantial working knowledge of, and practice in, social media and digital communications best practices, and a deep interest in or knowledge about equity and anti-racist intersectional framing and communications. Additional qualifications include:
NEO Philanthropy Careers: NEO Philanthropy is committed to attracting, developing and retaining exceptional people, and to creating a work environment that is dynamic, rewarding and enables each of us to realize our potential. NEO's work environment is safe and open to all employees and partners, respecting the full spectrum of race, color, religious creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, and all other classifications protected by law in the locality and/or state in which you are working.
OVERVIEW: Launched in 1983 as Public Interest Projects, a 501(c)(3) public charity, NEO Philanthropy, a mission aligned and values-forward social justice philanthropy organization, is a New York-based national leader in innovative…
NEO provides generous benefits, which include medical, dental, vision, life, long term disability, and pet insurance. We also administer an FSA, EAP, commuter benefits, 401k retirement plans, with an employer match after one year of service, and have generous paid time off.
NEO provides generous benefits, which include medical, dental, vision, life, long term disability, and pet insurance. We also administer an FSA, EAP, commuter benefits, 401k retirement…
Interested applicants should send an application that includes a resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include “Communications Manager – [your name]” in the subject of your email. No phone calls please.
Interested applicants should send an application that includes a resume and cover letter to: email@example.com. Please include “Communications Manager – [your name]” in the…