Director Of Public Relations/Marketing - Suwanee , Georgia, United States, 30024
Salary: The director of public relations/marketing will serve as a volunteer for Insects for Humanity and will not receive a salary or compensation. Location: Suwanee, GA, United States of America. Although not required, residence within 45 miles of Suwanee, Georgia and/or an ability to travel to Suwanee, Georgia would be preferred. Time commitment: The director of public relations/marketing is expected to attend at least four board meetings per year. The director of public relations/marketing is also expected to maintain consistent communication with the CEO and other board members and perform all necessary duties between board meetings. This position should rarely require more than 5 hours per week. Reports to: IFH board chair Background: Any previous experience with public relations, marketing, and/or communication in a for-profit or nonprofit organization would be welcomed but is not required.
Term: Board term limits and term lengths will be decided during the first board meeting of IFH when governing documents, such as the bylaws, are developed and adopted.
Requirements: In accordance with Georgia law, all board members of IFH must be 18 years of age or older. You will not be required to make financial contributions to IFH, but you are welcome to do so.
For more information on Insects for Humanity, please visit IFH's board recruitment site:
The director of public relations/marketing is responsible for developing IFH's short- and long-term public relations and marketing strategies and policies. The director of public relations/marketing is a member of the board of directors and holds voting powers.
Media Relations· Develop a comprehensive social media, internet presence, and media relation strategies that will heighten public awareness surrounding IFH and enhance its image among the public
Communications: Develop policies and strategies for IFH's external communications with the public Donor and Contributor RelationsDevelop a comprehensive strategy for engaging IFH's donors that aims to maximize reoccurring donorsDevelop a comprehensive strategy for maximizing the number of individual donors and overall public contributions Marketing and PRDevelop a marketing strategy designed to maximize public awareness surrounding IFH
FundraisingHelp the board devise and, if necessary, help implement fundraising initiatives.
Person Specification Personal QualitiesDemonstrates a strong and visible passion and commitment to Insects for Humanity, its strategic objectives, and its purposeDemonstrates an ability to consider the perspectives of other Board members while simultaneously being able to challenge and criticize constructively during the board's decision-making processDemonstrates a willingness and an ability to commit time to serve as an effective PR/marketing director for IFHDemonstrates an excellent and objective judgment free from the influence of biases, stereotypes, etc.Demonstrates the ability to think creatively and innovate to solve problemsDemonstrates an ambition to expand and upscale IFH Experience Required: · None Desirable: Any experience with marketing, communications, and/or public relations for a nonprofit or for-profit organization Knowledge and Skills EssentialBroad knowledge regarding the benefits of insect farming and its potential to serve as an engine for improving the livelihoods of people living in poor rural communities in developing countries.A firm knowledge of nonprofit marketing, communications, and public relationsA knowledge of developments in the field of nonprofit marketing, communications, and public relationsStrong oral and written communication skills and an ability to translate PR and marketing topics relevant to IFH for the board to comprehend Please note that the responsibilities of the director of public relations/marketing director are dynamic. Some responsibilities may be added, removed, or amended in response to the changing needs of IFH.