Director of Communications

Reference: JOB946
Employer: ACHIEVA



Executes and provides leadership and direction for ACHIEVA’s communications and marketing plans. Holds primary responsibility for projection of ACHIEVA and its overall image to ACHIEVA customers and the general public.  Develops and executes an internal and external communications strategy in support of ACHIEVA’s strategic objectives and individuals’ personal outcomes.  Ensures that the agency’s vision, priorities, core values and business principles are clearly and regularly communicated.  Reports to President, The Arc of Greater Pittsburgh. 


The equivalent of Bachelor’s Degree in communications, public relations, marketing, and business or related field from an accredited college or university and three to five years progressively more responsible experience.  Superior writing, marketing and communications skills.  Demonstrated experience developing and implementing communication and marketing strategies, including social media.  Highly computer literate with proficient knowledge of desktop publishing, social media and other web-based technologies.  Valid Pennsylvania Driver’s License and properly insured auto available for daily use.  Must meet Act 34 requirements.  

Location: Allegheny County

Hours: Full-time

Salary: Dependent upon experience.

ACHIEVA is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). ACHIEVA prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, disability, ancestry, age, national origin, genetic information, veteran status or sexual orientation. ACHIEVA further prohibits discrimination based on an individual's gender identity or expression.

ACHIEVA is an Employer Partner under the Ticket to Work Program.

The provision of services and referrals of people we support are made without regard to race, color, religion, gender, disability, ancestry, age or national origin.

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posted September 26, 2017