Communications Specialist

Pulte Family Charitable Foundation

Posted: 8/28/2020

Position Type: Full-Time (Paid)

Function: Marketing/Communications

Primary domain: Foundation/Grantmaking

City: Boca Raton

Postal code: 33432

State: Florida

Country: United States

Organization Information:

Budget:

Not Available

Website:

https://www.pultefamilyfoundation.org/

Mission statement:

Guided by the belief in the inherent dignity of all persons, the Pulte Family Charitable Foundation works to meet the basic human needs of the most marginalized members of the human family, including socio-economically disadvantaged youth; the aged; persons with physical, emotional and mental disabilities; and those with the fewest material resources. In addition to the above, the Foundation seeks to serve religious communities and correlative organizations of Judeo-Christian beliefs.

To this end, the Foundation strives to enact through its grantees the seven-corporeal works of mercy: feed the hungry; give drink to the thirsty; clothe the naked; care for captives; shelter the homeless; visit the sick; and assist the mourning.

Position Details:

Job Description:

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 communications 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.

Qualifications:

Position Qualifications:

The position requires exceptional organizational and communications 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 Pres Style, and Chicago Style required. Strong experience with Microsoft Office and advance 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.

Benefits:

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.

Salary:

Commensurate with Experience

Posting Expiration Date:

10/27/2020

How 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 [email protected].


 

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