JOB OPPORTUNITY: Marketing / Communications Specialist

Position: Marketing / Communications Specialist
Status: Full Time

Organization Overview
Friends of Kids with Cancer is a local non-profit organization devoted to enriching the daily lives of children undergoing treatment for, and survivors of, cancer and blood-related diseases. “Friends” is celebrating 29 years of providing kids with cancer and their families Educational, Emotional, and Recreational support needed as a result of chemotherapy, illness and isolation.

Position Overview
The Communications Specialist should bring knowledgeable publicity strategies to this position utilizing both traditional, and social media marketing approach to achieve the best possible results to publicize the mission of Friends of Kids with Cancer. On a regular basis, this person needs to multi-task while completing projects and meeting regular deadlines. This position will not only serve as the individual
managing creative communications, but also as the person responsible for working with our internal team, business and media partners, and direct donors to execute outreach and further awareness of Friends of Kids with Cancer. The Communications Specialist reports to our Program Director to fulfill daily operations of the organization. This individual must have a desire to operate within the non-profit
environment and share in our mission of “Helping Kids with Cancer… be Kids”