Director, Marketing & Communications
The Director, Marketing & Communications will lead efforts to build the organization’s brand and image as the trusted research-driven voice on school quality issues in Jacksonville. In so doing, the director will build broad internal and external awareness and understanding of JPEF’s role in the local and statewide education landscape, its initiatives, and their impact. S/he will develop, implement, and evaluate strategic, innovative, and cost-effective communications plans to advance JPEF’s goals and initiatives. The director will work with the executive leadership, staff, and board of directors to maintain a consistent presence among education stakeholders through a strong media presence and by creating/supporting the creation of compelling, timely and relevant content for distribution in a breadth of modalities, including high-quality video stories. S/he will be responsible for the ongoing management of the development, production, distribution and inventory of a wide array of high-quality communications products, including print materials.
Responsible for overseeing organizational communications efforts, the director will also guide and support communications contractors and staff, including videographers, graphic designers, and strategic consultants to successfully coordinate targeted communications campaigns, develop and implement successful digital and online communications strategies and support other communications functions.