Communications Director

Full-Time Position

The Armenian American Museum and Cultural Center of California is seeking a Communications Director who will be leading the communications efforts of the organization as it plans for the historic groundbreaking of the cultural and educational center. The Communications Director will be responsible for the planning, development, and implementation of the organization’s communications strategy that effectively promotes its programming, events, and capital campaign to donors, stakeholders, media, community, and general public. The Communications Director will report to the Executive Director and collaborate with the senior leadership of the organization in the execution of duties.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Establish and drive a multi-channel communications strategy.
  • Prepare and manage all communications material.
  • Develop brand voice and maintain brand integrity across all platforms.
  • Manage media relations and develop contacts with media, influencers, and community leaders.
  • Lead a team of communications, marketing, and design professionals.
  • Support the creation of digital, video, audio, and print content.
  • Track engagement across various platforms and make data-driven decisions.
  • Manage presence at organization and community events.
  • Create budget for communications and ensure compliance.

Qualifications & Skills

  • Demonstrated knowledge and proficiency with communications technologies.
  • Understanding of copywriting, graphic design, layout, and publishing.
  • Working knowledge of content management systems, HTML coding, and digital graphics.
  • Experience with social media platforms and social media marketing.
  • Impeccable copywriting and copy-editing abilities.
  • Strong leadership track record.
  • Excellent verbal communication and presentation skills.
  • Familiarity with Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, InDesign, Premiere Pro).

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in communications, marketing, or a related discipline required.
  • 5-plus years of communications, marketing, public relations, or related experience.
  • Experience managing digital content.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Google Drive platforms.
  • Proficiency in English and Armenian languages preferred.

Employment Type

Full-Time Position

Salary

$65,000 to $75,000

How to Apply

Candidates must submit a Cover Letter and Resume/CV electronically via email to jobs@armenianamericanmuseum.org with the subject line of Communications Director.