Communications Manager

Location
Washington
Posted
Dec 10, 2012
Closes
Jan 09, 2013
Contact
Ms. Joyce Perhac
Category
Marketing, Other
Duration
Full Time
NCSA Awareness Campaigns Program Manager Job Description and Ad
The National Cyber Security Alliance, a public-private non-profit organization, is looking for an awareness campaigns program manager to assist in the development of several key initiatives, including National Cyber Security Awareness Month and the STOP. THINK. CONNECT. campaign.

Job Title: Awareness Campaigns Program Manager

Background: The National Cyber Security Alliance (www.staysafeonline.org) is the nation's leading non-profit public-private partnership promoting the safe and secure use of the Internet. NCSA engages in a broad array of awareness activities including National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) and the STOP. THINK. CONNECT. campaign, the national cybersecurity education and awareness campaign.

Description: The Awareness Campaigns Program Manager will be responsible for assisting the operation and development of two national awareness campaigns: STOP. THINK. CONNECT. and National Cyber Security Awareness Month.

The Program Manager will work closely with the Director of Digital Strategy and Awareness Campaigns to develop and execute plans for NCSAM and STOP. THINK.CONNECT. to increase their footprint and reach.

Responsibilities:
* Plan and help oversee events and programs related to National Cyber Security Awareness Month.
* Maintain communications with government and industry partners
* Work directly with government, industry and non-profit leaders to assure that efforts are aligned with their input and goals.
* Work with STOP. THINK. CONNECT. partners and stakeholders.
* Oversee the development (including working with outside contractors) and dissemination of collateral materials.
* Track and report website analytics and other progress related to NCSAM and STOP. THINK. CONNECT.
* Work closely with NCSA's Director of Digital Strategy and Awareness Campaigns to update content/functionality to our websites and social media properties.
* Oversee the championship program during NCSAM.
* Travel, especially during National Cyber Security Awareness Month will be required. Periodic travel during remainder of year.
* Other duties as required.

Qualifications:
* At least 4 to 6 years of professional experience working in communications, marketing and/or journalism.
* Experience working directly with various kinds of vendors: communications, events and graphic design.
* Experience working on a public service campaign strongly desired.
* Experience with website content management systems
* Experience growing and maintaining a community on social networks.
* Experience planning, managing and/or working events.
* Ability to work with people from all level of government and the private sector.
* Superior organization, multi-tasking and project management skills
* Excellent communication skills (writing and oral).
* Can create a vision but also flexible and responsive to the input of others.
* Be able to work on a small team under tight deadlines and pressure while maintaining an even keel.

To apply: Send resume and cover letter (include salary requirements) electronically to: Joyce Perhac joyce@staysafeonline.org


To apply: Send resume and cover letter (MUST include salary requirements) in one document (Word or .pdf format). No phone calls please.

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