PRIMA is looking for a self-starter to take over its communications department. The Communications and Marketing Manager will have an entrepreneureal spirit and a go-getter attitude. This person will manage the overall communications and marketing functions of the association. Duties include supervision of the creation, production and distribution of all periodicals, marketing materials and special publications, as well as website and social media management and media relations.
Duties and Responsibilities
Develops processes and systems to ensure timely, economical production and maintain quality of PRIMA printed and digital pieces.
Develops and manages budget for all printed and digital pieces.
Troubleshoots across departmental lines to facilitate smooth development and distribution of publications and other materials to meet short-term and long-term association goals.
Serves as editor and publisher for Public Risk, PRIMA’s member magazine, as well as liaison with designer, printer, mailer and ad sales representative of magazine.
Oversees the PRIMA website and social media via PRIMA’s Content Management System.
Serves as publications editor; edits and proofreads each printed and digital publication. Supervises development, production and distribution of all printed and digital materials.
Manages all media relations for the association, and cultivates relationships with representatives from the trade press.
Works with graphic design contractor, as well as others, as assigned.
Develops and oversees implementation of an integrated marketing and communications plan to help PRIMA achieve its strategic priorities.
Requires strong writing, editing, marketing, management and interpersonal skills. Requires an ability to work independently, supervise contractors, and focus on numerous projects simultaneously. Requires at least 5 years of equivalent communications and marketing management experience, preferably with some association background.
About Public Risk Management Association
A mid-size professional association ($2.5 m budget) with a staff of 8, offering a competitive benefits package and a pleasant Alexandria, Virginia location.