Washington DC-based trade association has an immediate opening for a dynamic Director-Advocacy Communications to be responsible for developing/managing comprehensive education/communications program to build support for public transportation among key audiences. Develops strategies and implements cohesive, pro-active communications and marketing program.
Successful candidate must have the following: B.A./B.S. degree in communications or public affairs; five years of hands-on experience working with the media, including demonstrated experience in advocacy-related media relations; several years of management experience with staff and contractors; demonstrated ability to work in a team; ability to work in a member-oriented organization; skill in handling multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment; and excellent ability to communicate, both orally and in writing.
We offer a convenient, Downtown Washington DC location, excellent benefits and competitive salary.
Please email cover letter and resume to the American Public Transportation Association’s, Office of Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE Principals Only