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Communications Director (Volunteer)

United Nations Association Greater Chicago Chapter


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Published 1 month ago

Recurring
Weekdays
A few hours per month

This is an unpaid volunteer position only; Applications close Nov 9th 2020.

The Communications Director is charged with managing and directing UNA-Chicago’s external communications. This position manages public relations, communication strategies (digital and offline), and may serve as a spokesperson when applicable. Additionally, this key role is in charge of all of UNA-Chicago’s digital accounts, correspondence via these accounts, and dissemination of information internally and externally from these channels. 

Primary Responsibilities 

  • Develops a communications plan for UNA-Chicago and directly manages all communications activities that promote, enhance, and protect the organization’s brand reputation 
  • Advances UNA-Chicago position with relevant constituents and drives broader awareness and donor support 
  • Responsible for UNA-Chicago communications products and services including the website, e-newsletters, email distributions, etc. 
  • Serves as spokesperson and point person on media interactions (in addition to President and/or Vice President) 
  • Coordinates materials for event distribution including posters, handouts, reports, etc. 
  • Prioritizes media opportunities; prepares talking points, speeches, presentations and other materials including press releases, media alerts, etc. 
  • Assists Advocacy Director, President, and other Board Directors with placing op-ed articles and submitting Letters to Editor 
  • Works with Membership Director to maintain a comprehensive database of members and non members for various communications and distributions 
  • Recruits, manages, and engages a Communications committee 
  • Submits weekly updates as necessary and appropriate 
  • Submits Committee Report prior to each Board Meeting

This is an unpaid volunteer position only; Applications close Nov 9th 2020.

The Communications Director is charged with managing and directing UNA-Chicago’s external communications. This position manages public relations…

Details at a glance

  • Virtual Opportunity
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

Chicago, IL

How to Apply

Please submit a resume and cover letter to apply. Also, please complete this Google form linked below. All applications must be submitted by November 9, 2020. https://forms.gle/qwMzqZoNdwEUQbee9

Elections will be held in December and the term starts January 1, 2021.

Please submit a resume and cover letter to apply. Also, please complete this Google form linked below. All applications must be submitted by November 9, 2020. https://forms.gle…

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