Senior Communications Director

29 Nov, 2019


Senior Communications Director

National Breast Cancer Coalition
Washington, DC

Since 1991, NBCC has been at the vanguard of the breast cancer movement – elevating breast cancer to
an issue of national significance, leveraging billions of federal dollars for research and care, and
empowering tens of thousands of breast cancer survivors to become effective advocates for themselves,
and for all those at risk of breast cancer.
Reporting to the Chief Advancement Officer (CAO), this Senior Communications Director will develop
and manage a robust comprehensive communication, marketing, and media outreach strategy that aims
to advance NBCC’s policy and program agendas. This role will push NBCC to innovate beyond the current
communications and marketing activities and seek out creative opportunities for elevating NBCC’s
visibility, program activities, and policy agenda. This position is responsible for the promotion of
programmatic accomplishments, online marketing, and social media functions, assisting with online
fundraising efforts, the promotion of online advocacy strategies and media engagement.
Bachelor’s degree required; graduate degree preferred. Seven or more years of strategic
communications experience, preferably serving nonprofit organizations or public interest groups at a
national level. Quantifiable success in developing, executing and evolving comprehensive and proactive
communications strategies and campaigns. Experience leading, motivating and mentoring a small team
of direct reports, as well as utilizing cross-functional and external resources. Outstanding overall
communications skills, written and verbal.
Email cover letter with resume and salary requirements to with
“Senior Communications Director” in the subject line. No calls please. NBCC is an equal opportunity
employer that especially welcomes applications from breast cancer survivors, women, and people of

Job posted: 2019-11-29