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Public Relations Manager

Publication or Company 
Industry  Corporate/Institutional/Technical Writing, Internet/Online/New Media, Non-profit, Public Relations, Social Media, Web Development
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Flexible Hours, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Arlington, VA
Job Requirements • Work closely with the Director of Communications on media outreach and media relations campaigns as part of integrated public engagement plans.
• Lead projects resulting in the curation and creation of compelling stories and content that will position Communities In Schools as the leader in dropout prevention, an essential element of education reform, and as one of the leading evidence-based, data-driven nonprofits.
• Work collaboratively with the Communications team on marketing/branding campaigns, social/digital media projects, and blog/website/yammer management.
• Write, edit and oversee design of content for internal/external marketing materials including but not limited to the annual report and the Communities In Schools quarterly newsletter.
• Collect, curate and promote content for news stories, editorials/OPEDs, blogs, internal newsletters, marketing materials, research briefs, personal narratives, annual reports, education industry publications.
About Our Company Arlington-based Communities In Schools is the nation’s leading dropout prevention organization dedicated to surrounding students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. We serve 1.3 million students in 2,200 schools and community-based sites. By bringing resources, services, parents and volunteers into schools, we create a community of caring adults who work hand-in-hand with educators to make sure young people have the tools they need to succeed.
Communities In Schools has been recognized for its sound business practices and financial transparency, earning the Better Business Bureau’s Wise Giving Alliance National Charity Seal and four consecutive four-star rating from Charity Navigator – two highly coveted endorsements (only 6 percent of the organizations reviewed by Charity Navigator have received at least four consecutive four-star evaluations). We also have been named by Philanthropedia, a nonprofit aimed at helping donors give more strategically, as a high-impact organization working with at-risk youth. Communities In Schools has attracted attention and support from many prestigious foundations, corporations and individual philanthropists.