Communications Manager

  • Full-time
  • Lewiston, ME
  • March 13, 2024

EMPLOYER: Community Concepts Inc.

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Description:

Are you passionate about making a difference in your community? Do you get excited for opportunities to write, create web content, plan public relations strategies, and support events? Are you ready to join a fun and dynamic team dedicated to raising awareness about resources for residents with low-income in Western Maine? We want to hear from you!

Community Concepts, Inc. (CCI) is seeking a Communications Manager to join their Resource Development Team. CCI is a Maine non-profit that provides resources to people with low income to support them in finding stability and moving forward. This position is responsible for the planning, development, and implementation of the agency’s communications and public relations strategies, both internally and externally. The Communications Manager will be responsible for materials and content that support the agency’s programs, departments, events, and initiatives. Projects will include collateral and web content development, creating social media campaigns, identifying, capturing and sharing video stories, and supporting event planning and execution. This position is based out of our Lewiston office, with travel required within the CCI service area, occasionally requires evening, weekend, and overnight trainings/meetings, and will report to the Director of Development.

Desired Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in journalism, broadcast, or communications
5+ years of journalism or promotional writing preferred.
Must have the ability to work and communicate effectively with all levels of staff and the public at large
Experience with video story development
Knowledge of content marketing platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube
Familiarity with website content development and WordPress
Media relationships in Androscoggin, Oxford and Franklin counties helpful
Must provide writing samples.
Must have and maintain a valid Maine driver’s license and a vehicle covered by liability insurance; must have a telephone.

Benefits:

Comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, vision, life, short and long-term disability, accident, critical illness & hospital indemnity
Paid Time Off (18 days for full-time employees)
13 paid holidays per year
403(b) pension plan with agency match
Community Concepts is a qualified employer under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program

Community Concepts, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Provider & Employer.  Qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, or sexual orientation.  Please request any necessary accommodations to participate in the application process.

 

How to Apply:

Contact: Ashley Herrick
Phone: (207) 739-6527