With over 450 national partners and 250 state and local communities, America’s Promise leads the nation’s largest network dedicated to improving the lives of young people. By leveraging our unique ability to raise awareness, forge connections, and create new knowledge, America’s Promise activates our Alliance and the broader field to spur national-level change no single organization can achieve.
America’s Promise is committed to creating the conditions of success for all children and youth through Five Promises – caring adults, safe places, a healthy start, effective education and opportunities to serve. We recognize that historical and systemic inequities create barriers that keep many young people from experiencing these Five Promises and limit their ability to realize their full potential. We affirm that every child deserves the opportunity to pursue their American Dream and every adult has the responsibility to make it happen. To learn more visit, www.AmericasPromise.org.
America’s Promise Alliance is seeking an innovative leader to direct the organization’s communication efforts as its Senior Director of Communications. The Senior Director of Communications will be the principal contributor and guide the development, direction and implementation of the overall communications and marketing strategy – both traditional and digital - for America’s Promise, its campaigns and initiatives, as well the Center for Promise (research institute at Boston University). The Senior Director of Communications will work closely with the other members of the Leadership Team as the communications partner on a variety of strategic initiatives. This position reports to the Chief Operating Officer.
The Senior Director of Communications will lead an integrated communications team and focus on overseeing the day-to-day communications activity for media engagement, and various editorial projects to support the campaigns and initiatives of America’s Promise. Tasks include but are not limited to the development of media materials, building relationships with media and external leaders; informing strategy and implementing communications tactics and initiatives.
Salary and benefits will be competitive and commensurate with experience.
Please submit a resume and cover letter detailing your interest in this position to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the position title in the subject line of your e-mail.
America’s Promise Alliance actively seeks and welcomes diversity of all types on the America’s Promise Team and is committed to an inclusive environment that allows all team members to thrive. While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.