We are currently seeking a seasoned Marketing & Communications Manager to join our Development team at Ability Beyond. The Marketing & Communications Manager determines and coordinates a strategic marketing, communications and outreach plan for the organization. He or she continuously increases the visibility of the organization, engages the organization’s workforce, and provides dynamic communication to stakeholders about the strengths and priorities of Ability Beyond. May occasionally work flexible hours, as required, to support responsibilities and fundraising/marketing events.
Oversees the activities of the Marketing and Communications function organization-wide.
Develops and implement media strategy, including social media platforms, organization's website, and videos.
Assists with such for major event planning and activities, including public awareness, disability awareness and fundraising events.
Oversees development of all Ability Beyond major communications, including Annual Report, press packets, press releases, conference presentations, collateral marketing materials, and electronic communications.
Managing outside vendors to implement branding and marketing agendas.
Serving as a consultant/collaborator with internal project stakeholders.
Managing marketing and communications financial transactions and budget.
BA/BS degree or advanced degree in communications or related field required.
Experience building new audiences through blog articles, social media posts and email.
Ability to persuasively and passionately present and convey visions, concepts and ideas.
Excellent interpersonal, communication (verbal, non-verbal, written) skills are a must.
Leadership or supervisory experience is preferred.
Flexibility and ability to work collaboratively on a Development team.
HTML /CSS knowledge, Salesforce, design abilities, or public relations/sales are not required, but are a major plus.
Internal Number: MARKE06452
About Ability Beyond Disability, Inc.
For over 50 years, Ability Beyond Disability has helped thousands of people with disabilities to realize their dreams, offering one of the most extensive systems of support and services in the Northeast. People who were once sheltered and institutionalized now lead full and independent lives thanks to our creative solutions to meet housing, work, recreation, transportation and medical needs. Ability Beyond Disability helps individuals with disabilities to enjoy their highest level of independence and maintain their optimal health, while enriching our diverse community with their strength and courageous spirits.
Email/Fax/or send resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org, fax: 203-775-4688
Human Resources, ATTN: Admin. Asst. Position, Ability Beyond Disability, 4 Berkshire Blvd. Bethel, CT 06801 EOE/AA.