This position offers an exciting and challenging opportunity to provide strategic leadership for the public relations function of the Catholic Archdiocese of Milwaukee. Working in collaboration with Archbishop Jerome Listecki; the parishes, schools and institutions of the archdiocese; and the archdiocesan central administrative leadership team; the Communication Director develops and directs the message of the Catholic Church in southeastern Wisconsin to stakeholders, media and community leaders. This position reports to the Archbishop’s Chief of Staff and supervises a team of communication professionals.
The Communication Director is a practicing Catholic, a leader, a strategist and gets things done. Media relations and crisis communication experience required. Excellent oral and written communication skills expected. Agency experience helpful. Proven ability to supervise, work collaboratively, and provide counsel at all organizational levels is a must.