• Work remotely
  • Flexible in schedule

Director of Marketing and Communications

2-3 hours / weekly
year long term
The Director, Marketing and Communications is responsible for the development and execution of the marketing and communications plan. The Director will work in tandem with all the departments within the organization to ensure effective communication to key external audiences. With the support of their team, they will also be responsible for developing, tracking, and reporting on key metrics. 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
● Develop and execute a strategic marketing and communication plan to ensure effective communication to external audiences. 
● Recruit team members with the support of our Senior Talent Acquisition Manager. 
● Work with team members to execute the strategy.
● Host monthly meetings with the MarComm team to ensure effective execution of strategy. 
● Support the professional development of team members by providing effective coaching.

QUALIFICATIONS:
● Degree or diploma in Communication, Public Relations, or a relevant field 
● 3-5 years of experience in a marketing and communications role. 
● Has been in a leadership role or would like to advance their career into a leadership role. 
● Excellent oral and written communication skills. 
● Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to supervise and motivate volunteers. 
● Strong strategic, analytical, and problem-solving skills. 
● Has demonstrated experience implementing creative tactics. 
● Has a desire to support the professional development of team members through coaching. 
● Entrepreneurial spirit with the ability to work with some ambiguity. 
● Sound computer skills including operating Google Suite. 

APPLICATION PROCESS:
Please submit your resume, cover letter, and sample communications plan to talent@imaginecities.com along with completing the  volunteer questionnaire at https://forms.gle/uK1FGCmFv62sqWWeA
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
We are a cities’ research and innovation nonprofit that helps communities prepare for the future. We inform the public, inspire action, and act as a catalyst for creating collaborative solutions that guide cities through a rapidly urbanizing world. 
We envision cities as vibrant inclusive spaces where engaged residents are informed and inspired to build smart urban solutions.
  • Remote or online
  • Flexible in schedule