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Communications Manager

Budget Buddies
Job Title: Communications Manager
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July 17th, 2020
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Knowing its importance to the success of our work, Budget Buddies is committed to diversity and inclusion, and we aspire to build a diverse staff team and community, including groups that are traditionally underrepresented among our sector leadership.



Communications Manager 

Budget Buddies is seeking to add a full time, Communications Manager to our growing team. The Communications Manager will lead and manage our communications plan, social media presence, website content, and brand continuity. 

About Us:

  • We are a financial education and empowerment program for low-income women
  • Our program combines instructional workshops with one-to-one volunteer coaching 
  • We have been in operation since 2009
  • We are a rapidly growing organization, serving the Merrimack Valley, Southern New Hampshire, and Boston

About You:

  • You are a self starter and strong writer who understands the diverse writing styles needed for different platform success
  • You understand the power of online communication and know how to grow and engage a wide audience
  • You have strong data visualization skills and experience creating marketing materials 
  • You have proven experience writing and editing website and social media content, online presentations, and communications for stakeholders and community members 
  • You are able to make strong presentations in google slides 
  • You are passionate about the mission of financially empowering low-income women and girls and advocating for them
  • You speak Spanish, preferred but not required 

About the Opportunity:

An exciting new role in our organization, the Communications Manager will be an essential team member as we focus on growth strategy initiatives, thought leadership, and impact evaluation. 

Core responsibilities include: 

  • Develop a comprehensive communication plan for multi-platforms 
  • Develop internal and external communication materials to share client stories and impact, including eNewsletters, blog, annual reports and impact reports
  • Reach out to clients post-graduation to follow-up on progress and impact of programs
  • Develop a stronger advocacy role for Budget Buddies on behalf of clients, including research, messaging, publications, and mobilization  
  • Maintain and improve website content
  • Plan and implement fundraising events
  • Create decks and presentations that utilize data visualization effectively
  • Update and steward our brand and visual story that illustrates the diversity, thought leadership, and community involvement of our mission
  • Support grants and donor outreach with compelling and relevant impact stories
  • Ensure strong engagement across all social media platforms
  • Manage part-time Business and Operations Specialist and Grant Writer 

Compensation: $47,000-$50,000, commensurate with experience 

In lieu of group health insurance we offer a monthly health care stipend. Other benefits  include a flexible work schedule, paid time off, including all Federal holidays, and an IRA employee match.

Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to c.douglas@budgetbuddies.org

133 Federal Street, Suite 802 | Boston, MA 02110
Phone: 617.426.2606
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