Director Of Public Relations And Communications

833 WordsJan 25, 20164 Pages
Director of Public Relations and Communications Located in the Housing Helpers’ corporate offices in Houston, Texas, the Director of Public Relations and Communication reports to the Chief Executive Officer, and serves as a key member of the organization’s leadership team. The primary purpose of this role is to serve as the chief ambassador of the organization, while also overseeing all communication streams to ensure a cohesive message and image. The incumbent will support the development and sustainability of the community, religious, business, and media relationships through the development of a strategic communications and public relations program. At the same time this role will cultivate government and support agency relationships as Housing Keepers seeks to lobby for home improvement loans are reduced interest rates and funding for community renewal initiatives. Key responsibilities for this role include, managing two members of the communications staff, including a Web and Social Media Manager, and Public Relations assistant. The role will ensure that the Housing Keepers vision and message is communicated through electronic and print media, including, Facebook, LinkedIn, Housing Keepers Website, Twitter, and monthly electronic communication to supports and its quarterly magazine. “When a nonprofit has a positive public image, people are more willing to donate their time” (Ashe-Edmunds, n.d., para.2). The Director of Public Relations and Communications supports
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