Communications Manager

28 Dec, 2021


Communications Manager

Cancer Care, Inc.
New York, NY

Position Overview

As a member of the Communications team, the Communications Manager is responsible for both internal and external communications related to CancerCare. The Communications Manager oversees CancerCare’s media relations and the organization’s social media platforms. The Communications Manager also oversees client relations and engagement on social media.


  •  Develops public relations strategies with the use press releases, media alerts, pitch letters, media lists and reports (with the help of Media Relations Coordinator)
  •  Supervises the Communications Coordinator and Media Relations Coordinator
  •  Oversees and develops strategies for social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and blog
  • Coordinates client relations, interviews and stories for use in CancerCare communications
  • Reviews and edits materials produced by other departments, including promotional materials for events such as brochures, e-blasts and direct mail appeals
  • Facilitates implementation of marketing partnerships
  • Builds relationships with non-profits, companies and alliances to increase brand awareness
  • Provide general administrative support to communications team
  • Requirements, Education and Skills
  • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of four years communications experience
  • Superb written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience working with local, regional and national media and a proven track record of placements
  • Highly organized, detailed and team-oriented
  • Must be able to multi-task while meeting deadlines
  • Familiarity with media databases such as Cision is required
  • Prior supervisory experience preferred
  • Strong computer skills and social media savvy

This job posting provides a general list of the essential responsibilities and qualifications required for this position. It does not represent a contract for employment and CancerCare reserves the right to change the description and/or posting at any time without notice.

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Job posted: 2021-12-28