Milwaukee Succeeds (MKES) is a broad-based, community collaboration that aims to improve educational outcomes for every child in Milwaukee, in every school, cradle to career. Using a data-driven process that focuses resources on high-impact strategies, Milwaukee Succeeds will begin to move the needle on what works for kids, and better position our children and our community for a successful future.
To achieve its mission, MKES works to convene a wide range of stakeholders to identify and implement strategies that improve educational outcomes in the early childhood education and high school spaces. Our push for education equity centers racial equity, sharing power with new sources of community leadership and taking action that results in systems change. As part of the Greater Milwaukee Foundation, Milwaukee Succeeds reflects the Foundation’s commitment to education, rooted in 100 years of history in the Milwaukee region.
You can make a difference, as Milwaukee Succeeds is seeking a Communications Manager! This position is responsible for elevating the brand image of Milwaukee Succeeds through consistent messaging and strategy. This role oversees internal and external communications by leading the development and implementation of the annual communications plan including print, social media, email and website content. The incumbent aids in the preparation of presentations and/or speeches to support community meetings in partnership with colleagues.