The AFL-CIO is the democratic, voluntary federation of 55 national and international labor unions that represent 12.5 million working men and women. We strive to ensure all working people are treated fairly, with decent paychecks and benefits, safe jobs, dignity, and equal opportunities.
Our work is anchored in making sure everyone who works for a living has family-supporting wages and benefits and the ability to retire with dignity. We advance legislation to create good jobs by investing tax dollars in schools, roads, bridges, ports and airports, and improving the lives of workers through education, job training and a livable minimum wage. We advocate for strengthening Social Security and private pensions, ensuring fair tax policies, and making high quality, affordable health care available to all. We help make safe, equitable workplaces and give working people a collective voice to address workplace injustices without the fear of retaliation. We fight for social and economic justice and strive to vanquish oppression in all its forms.
OVERVIEW OF RESPONSIBILITIES
The AFL-CIO is looking for a strong, dynamic Deputy Director of Communications to join our leadership team. Reporting to the Director of Communications, the ideal candidate will possess senior-level experience managing both traditional and digital communications strategies.
The Deputy Director of Communications will support the Director in strategy development and overseeing the day-to-day operations of our staff and their work, including but not limited to: social and traditional media strategy, rapid response, writing and editorial content, email and SMS list management, website content management, and event production.
DESCRIPTIONS OF DUTIES
In coordination with the Director of Communications:
multiple priorities and projects effectively.
To apply: send cover letter, salary requirements and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org, subject line: AFL-CIO - Deputy Director Communications.
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