Job Opportunities

Communications Manager

Level:             Mid-level, 5-7 years experience, reports to COO

Location:       Washington, D.C. office

Organization Information: WEConnect International, a corporate-led global non-profit, helps build sustainable communities by empowering women business owners to succeed in local and global markets. WEConnect International has since 2009 provided business education, certification, and business connections to companies based outside the United States that are at least 51 percent owned, managed and controlled by one or more women. WEConnect International corporate members represent $700 billion in annual purchasing power and are true pioneers in inclusive sourcing and global supplier development.

Job Overview: Must apply marketing and communications skills, technology and social media experience, basic graphic design capability, as well as the ability to effectively handle multiple projects. The Communications Manager will work closely with senior leadership to enhance the brand of WEConnect International.

Job Responsibilities:

     Implement global marketing strategies

     Write stories and create regular content that articulates WEConnect’s value through brochures, press releases, blogs, etc.

     Engage key audiences across select social media platforms

     Manage publication production, including editing and liaising with contributors, designers and printers

     Provide marketing and other support as needed for events such as conferences, receptions and exhibitions

     Cultivate media relationships and outreach, provide first point of contact for media requests

Key Qualifications: Exceptional writing and communications skills in English are required. Must be digitally fluent and relationship focused. The successful candidate will demonstrate creativity, strategic thinking, and brand awareness and will be comfortable in a fast-paced, growth-oriented environment.

Digital skills are important.  Successful candidates will have demonstrable experience with social media campaigns as well as layout, graphic, and web design programs.

Relevant college degree preferred and proficiency in a foreign language is a plus.

How to Apply:  Submit a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , subject line PR-YourLastName. No phone calls. WEConnect International is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values diversity.