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Communications And Outreach Director
Full Time | Richmond, VA

Virginia Transit Association

The Communications and Outreach Director is a full-time position with a small consulting firm in Richmond, Virginia that provides association management and governmental affairs services for nonprofit organizations. The majority of this position will be dedicated to the work of the Virginia Transit Association.

The Communications and Outreach Director is responsible for internal and external membership and public policy communications that promote public transportation. Portions of the Director’s time are divided between membership recruitment, web and social media communications, annual conference and special event planning and implementation, legislative advocacy, and other duties as assigned by the CEO and client Boards and Work Groups.

Required Qualifications:

EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS: • Ability to manage and prioritize time and shift readily between various assignments; • Possess exceptional interpersonal, organizational, and verbal/written skills; • Competence in Microsoft Office programs, CRM data management, social media platforms and web content management; • Critical thinking skills with mature and sound judgement along with an eagerness to learn; • Ability to build collaborative bipartisan relationships with senior-level leaders and stakeholders; • Ability and willingness to occasionally work evenings, weekends, and travel within the state; • Bachelor’s or advanced degree in related field; • Successful professional experience in a comparable position; • Familiarity with Virginia’s political landscape and transportation issues is a plus.


SALARY AND BENEFITS: • Competitive salary commensurate with experience plus benefits package


Paid federal holidays, vacation, sick leave; paid transit or parking; health and dental insurance, retirement contribution

How to apply:

TO APPLY/CONTACT: • Email cover letter and resume with three references to (Please insert “Director Position” in the subject line.) Desired Starting Date is January, 2018.


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Communication/Public Relations/Marketing

• Location: Richmond

• Post ID: 31174782 virginia is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2017