AGA, the premiere association for government financial managers, seeks Communications Manager to conceptualize, develop and deliver high-quality marketing/communications content. Heavy emphasis on writing and copyediting.
Primary Duties Include:
Copyedit/proofread quarterly Journal, website content, newsletters, research reports, conference materials, marketing collateral, email communications and other AGA materials
Develop newsletters (write and/or solicit copy, and manage advertising) and distribute via email service provider (Informz)
Draft copy for marketing collateral and promotional emails; provide ideas for messaging and concepts; and initiate and/or implement campaigns
Use content management system (Kentico) to update and maintain copy on AGA website; help streamline copy, and improve user experience and search engine optimization
Coordinate programs and procedures to enhance communications and strengthen AGA’s brand; seek opportunities to promote AGA activities and the accomplishments of AGA members and CGFMs
Generate and distribute press releases; represent AGA at events and with media
Implement, and measure the success of, marketing and communications strategies and campaigns for membership, meetings, programs and products
Elevate social media presence (LinkedIn and Twitter) to effectively inform and engage stakeholders
Work collaboratively with staff/departments to effectively promote AGA
Contribute to and maintain communications schedule
Bachelor's degree in Communications, Journalism or a related degree
5 years of related experience; ideally in an association
Self-starter, highly organized project manager, able to balance multiple projects while maintaining attention to detail and a focus on delivery
Demonstrated ability to meet multiple deadlines and prioritize projects
Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
Strong ability to manage for accuracy, style, design and adherence to brand standards
Knowledge of AP Style and how to use it effectively
Enthusiastic, creative, flexible team player who embraces challenges and works proactively
Join great team in Del Ray, Alexandria. Competitive Salary/benefits. Send resume and salary requirements. No phone calls, please.
AGA is the member organization for financial management professionals in government. We lead and encourage change that benefits our field and all citizens. Our networking events, professional certification, publications and ongoing education help members build their skills and advance their careers.