Job Description:

The Community Idea Stations is seeking a Director of Marketing and Communications to help position the organization with stakeholders and support internal communications. This is a full time position with benefits that reports to the CEO. This position is located in our Richmond office.

The Director of Marketing & Communications will develop and execute a marketing strategy and programs for the organization. He/she will create case materials and impact messages for initiatives in multiple markets and develop communication plans.  This position will ensure all communications are following brand guidelines in voice and visual presentation to include print, digital and on-air presence.

The successful candidate will have a degree in Marketing, Public Relations, or a relevant field or equivalent experience. Candidates should have at least five years of experience in marketing or communication roles, including planning and strategy for complex organizations, and designing and implementing successful marketing campaigns.  Excellent communication, analytical and project management skills are required.  Proficiency in project management software and comfort with multiple digital platforms is also required. Branding experience is a plus.

Candidates should be highly self-motivated, strategic thinkers who take initiative, respect confidentiality, and possess well-developed diplomacy skills. Candidates should possess a love of public media and the ability to articulate its value. Experience working in nonprofit and/or a media environment is a plus.

The Community Idea Stations use the power of media to educate, entertain and inspire.  We are the largest locally owned and operated media company in the region, each week reaching more than 300,000 people throughout central Virginia and the Shenandoah Valley of every age, demographic and economic circumstance through our TV and radio programs.  Visit us at to learn more.

Our many employee benefits include health, dental, vision disability and life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 403(b) savings plan with match and tuition reimbursement. We offer a general amount of paid time off and holidays, flexible work arrangement and a fun, casual atmosphere.

The Community Idea Stations is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Location: 
Richmond, VA
United States
Job Category: 
Sunday, June 30, 2019
Job Type: 
Full time
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Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to