The Communications/Marketing Specialist works with the Chief of Innovation & Transformation and others in the organization to develop and implement communications strategies with CityScape Schools' key constituencies (students/families, alumni, community supporters, funders, prospective funders, and board members). The Specialist’s primary responsibilities are in marketing and communications to promote a positive public image among CityScape Schools' various audiences and advance the schools' efforts to raise money. This position will also collaborate with others in the organization to achieve brand consistency, coordination of messages, and the highest standards for external communications. This position is responsible for coordinating organization-wide design, message, and content generation, including electronic and print communications. One of the most crucial tasks of the coordinator will be the creation and ongoing management of an organization-wide communications calendar.
Requires web programming knowledge and skills using HTML and WordPress ● WCAG 2.0 website accessibility and standards ● Requires a working knowledge of the principles of, and techniques used for design and maintenance of websites that provide information and process transactions ● Requires a working knowledge of content management systems and website hierarchy, web page structure, and some photo and video creating/editing ● Requires a working knowledge of software browsers such as, but not limited to, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Safari, etc.