Communications Specialist

Location
Florida, United States
Salary
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted
Aug 28, 2020
Closes
Sep 26, 2020
Fields
Other Fields
Employment Type
Full Time

The Pulte Family Charitable Foundation (PFCF), located in Boca Raton, Florida, is seeking outstanding candidates to fill the position of Communications Specialist.

Guided by the belief in the inherent dignity of every person, the PFCF supports nonprofits and Judeo-Christian religious organizations by providing funding to solve problems impacting disadvantaged and underserved communities across the globe.  The Communications Specialist will be an integral part of our team.

Position Summary:

 This position of Communications Specialist is a newly created position for the Foundation, and the individual chosen will be responsible for building the Communications Department.

 The Communications Specialist will be the sole professional in this department and will lead the outreach, marketing, and communication efforts for the Foundation. This includes researching, drafting, and editing written material and strategic communications, including publications (e.g., annual reports, brochures, newsletters, articles), and promotional material, designing print and electronic materials, updating website content, and overseeing social media networks.

Additionally, the person in this role should be comfortable coordinating the interactions between vendors to produce and appropriately disseminate a variety of media when outsourcing is required.

Position Qualifications

The position requires exceptional organizational and communication skills, excellent English writing and editing, and the ability to design print and electronic marketing materials. Additionally, this necessitates the ability to write in a variety of different styles (e.g., public relations writing, short- and long-form feature writing).

Bachelor’s degree required with five to seven years of relevant experience.  Higher education or other nonprofit expertise is preferred. A high degree of independence and initiative required. The candidate must show excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to interact professionally and build capacity among colleagues from culturally diverse backgrounds and in different settings.

Strong experience with Associated Press Style, and Chicago Style required. Strong experience with Microsoft Office and advanced word processing required.  Knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite (e.g., InDesign, Illustrator, Acrobat) or other design software preferred. Experience managing online content via a content management system and social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.

 The candidate must have the ability to periodically travel domestically or internationally if needed on behalf of the Foundation.

Other Job Notables

       The applicant should be:

  • Comfortable working in a family-directed environment and working with principles.
  • Committed to the Foundation and its mission.
  • Have a down to earth approach and a good sense of humor.
  • Able to execute work in a timely manner and demonstrate attention to detail.
  • A person of unquestionable ethics and personal integrity.

 The Pulte Family Charitable Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are committed to building a culturally diverse team and encourage applications from candidates of different backgrounds.  This position includes a competitive benefit package.

To Apply:

Interested candidates may email a cover letter describing your interest in the position, including salary requirements, resume, and three professional references with contact information to annette@pultefamilyfoundation.org.

 

Visit our website at www.pultefamilyfoundation.org