United Way of Greater Cincinnati

Position: Communication Manager
United Way of Greater Cincinnati, recognized as one of the strongest United Ways in the country, has an immediate opening for a creative, dynamic, energetic, self-starter to join the Marketing Team.

Position Responsibilities: The successful candidate will be responsible for setting the organizational tone and voice overseeing all copy, writing, editing and production of a variety of communication tools for multiple audiences.  This individual will develop and pitch compelling stories of organizational impact to media and lead media relations strategy for the organization. The Communications Manager will develop trusting relationships with reporters/journalists and sector influencers and oversee the media relations strategy in order to advance United Way’s story of community leadership and impact. 

A minimum of five years’ experience in a similar editorial, content marketing, content strategy or content curation role and a Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing or a related field preferred.  Agency or publishing experience preferred with a journalism, PR/communication and/or professional writing/storytelling background. Experience producing a variety of content deliverables, including blog posts, articles, white papers, podcasts, videos, webinars, infographics, social media chatter and media relations materials.  Superior writing and editing skills; knowledge of AP style; ability to write in a variety of styles/voices.  Proven experience driving revenue through marketing strategy.  Must be a master user of MS PowerPoint and capable of developing impactful presentations.  Advanced computer skills, including mastery of all major Microsoft office products (specifically Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required. Excellent interpersonal communications skills with an acute attention to detail; strong experience in project, time and budget management skills and previous experience managing other employees.  Demonstrated ability to apply marketing/ communications tactics to broad organizational strategies.  Experienced at engaging and inspiring audiences, along with excellent presentation skills.  Exceptional leadership; proven ability to plan/prioritize, develop and deliver content across multi-channels.  Proven ability to build and execute strategies effectively and efficiently.

How to apply: If you are right for our mission-driven team, submit your resume (Reference PRCM) and creative/writing samples by Monday, March 6, 2017 to: Human Resources Department, United Way of Greater Cincinnati, 2400 Reading Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202-1478 or Human.resources@uwgc.org or FAX 513-762-7146.

 UWGC is an Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Diversity and Inclusion