100 Maryland Avenue Northeast
District of Columbia
Vice President, Marketing and Communications
Experience: 10+ years
Education: B.A. in Marketing, Communications, Business or English or related field. Masters degree desirable or equivalent years of experience.
National nonprofit organization seeks Vice President of Marketing and Communications to lead marketing and communications, public affairs, and advocacy strategy and communications. The successful candidate will have experience creating and leading comprehensive marketing and communications plans that strengthen an organization’s brand, leading advocacy communications and campaigns, managing events and sponsorships, and managing staff. They will also possess exceptional written and verbal communications skills, solid problem-solving skills and media relations and public affairs experience. The Vice President is a senior leader in Lutheran Services in America and manages a team of four people.
Lead organization’s marketing and communications function including developing and executing strategies to promote the Lutheran Services in America brand, leading all social media, online, print and website communications, developing media strategy and outreach and executing messaging for key stakeholder audiences. Responsible for advocacy communications and campaigns and overseeing public policy team. Lead organization and logistics for two events including obtaining sponsorships.
Strong experience in all aspects of leading and executing a marketing and communications program. Exceptional written and verbal communications skills. Experience creating messaging and resources to execute an effective advocacy campaign. Strong relationship management and people management skills. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and juggle multiple priorities.
About the organization:
Lutheran Services in America is one of the nation’s largest nonprofit organizations—connecting over 300 health and human services nonprofit service providers located throughout the country. Together the network lifts up the nation’s most vulnerable people from children to seniors—making a difference in the lives of one in 50 Americans every year. Lutheran Services in America leverages the shared knowledge and resources of the network to develop new innovative programs and impact communities at scale and brings resources, expertise and partnerships together to turn ideas into reality. Learn more at lutheranservices.org.
Minimum Education Required