NRS seeks a dynamic, experienced Director of Marketing & Communications who is inspired by the opportunity to contribute to the efforts that ensure America’s runaway, homeless and at-risk youth are safe and off the streets.
The Marketing & Communications Director leads the organization’s strategic communications and marketing programs to raise public awareness about youth homelessness, runaway prevention and the critical need for services. The Marketing & Communications Director will serve as an ambassador for NRS, helping position NRS as a national leader on runaway, homeless and youth in crisis related issues. This position oversees all NRS Marketing & Communications and supervises the Prevention & Outreach Coordinator and the PR/Media Consultant.
The ideal candidate enjoys combining high-level strategy with hands-on implementation, thrives in a fast-paced environment, and has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to youth in crisis, racial justice and prevention. Flexibility, strong organizational skills, effective written and oral communication skills, and a nuanced understanding of NRS’ diverse and broad audiences will be key for success in this role. This position reports to the Chief Executive Officer, will serve as a key member of the organization’s Leadership Team and will be instrumental in aligning all facets of NRS around integrated branding, marketing, and messaging.