Job Details

Communications Director

Company name

Dream Corps Unlimited

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Date Last Verified

Nov 28,2018

Posted on

Jul 27,2017

Years of Experience

Min 8 yrs required


Oakland, CA
Practice Area
Information Technology >> Information Technology
Marketing Law >> Marketing Law
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Communications Director
The candidate will create and execute strategies that employ communications tactics such as press outreach, online advocacy, social networking, and publications. Support the company and its initiatives by developing an effective communications strategy that connects a robust network, dynamic relationships, and multi-sector strategies. Support the company and its initiatives in getting their message, content, and information out to a larger national audience. Manage strategic planning for communications – including for the company and its initiatives. Develop and cultivate relationships with various partners, media outlets, and influencers. Oversee public education and media relations. Support public appearances of the Chief Executive Officer. Maintain brand standards and organizational identity. Manage online communications and social media. Write and release publications or content. Manage, develop and mentor communications staff across the organization. 8+ years of experience in communications, media relations, or public relations, preferably in an advocacy or nonprofit organization (in some cases, relevant graduate education [e.g., law degree] may be credited as experience) required. Understanding of a broad range of company’s issues and advocacy strategies required. Media relations experience working with media outlets at national, regional or local levels required. Excellent writing and editing skills required. Experience in working with diverse audiences, including elected officials, community leaders, bipartisan audiences and the public required. Familiarity with digital platforms and a commitment to learning and adapting to new and emerging tech/platforms required.

Additional info

Please submit an entertaining cover letter and resume.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Dream Corps Unlimited
1611 Telegraph Avenue
Suite 600
Oakland, CA 94612