Communications Associate. Full-Time. National Multifamily Housing Council.Washington, Dist. Columbia, 20036, United States

Communications Associate. Full-Time. National Multifamily Housing Council.Washington, Dist. Columbia, 20036, United States

Communications Associate. Full-Time. National Multifamily Housing Council.Washington, Dist. Columbia, 20036, United States

Job ID: 23027593
Job Function: Marketing Communications
Entry Level: No
Job Duration: Indefinite
Required Travel: 0-10%

Position Summary

The National Multifamily Housing Council seeks a full-time Communications Associate to join a growing, dynamic communications team. This new position supports NMHC’s digital publishing, marketing and communications initiatives. The associate will work with the communications team to produce, post and distribute content across NMHC’s digital platforms, including newsletters, emails, NMHC.org and social media. The ideal candidate will possess a background in writing/editing, experience in digital/web production and an impeccable attention to detail.

Reports to:
The position reports directly to NMHC’s Manager, Web & Digital Communications.

Job Requirements
Responsibilities:

•Work with Web Manager to create and distribute newsletters, legislative alerts, breaking news updates and other digital content.
•Maintain an overall editorial calendar of communications.
•Write and edit marketing copy, news articles, web posts and other content for NMHC’s digital and marketing platforms.
•Helps maintain NMHC website content, working with staff to identify and post relevant content onto NMHC website and social media.
•Work with Web Manager to create tracking reports for digital communications.
•Ensure all content posted follows best practices and is error free.
•Supports NMHC marketing and communications initiatives to ensure deliverables meet objectives and deadlines.
•Contribute to the strategic plans of the department and recommend areas for improvement.
•Other duties as assigned.

Skills/Experience:
•Degree in marketing, communications, journalism or related field.
•Demonstrated proficiency creating and editing news, marketing copy, blog posts or other written forms of communication for a wide audience.
•Experience working with content management systems or other digital publishing platforms.
•Basic understanding of page formatting, image management, video, HTML, Photoshop, or similar software/technical knowledge.
•Ability to prioritize, work well under pressure and capably handle/juggle multiple tasks within tight deadlines.
•Organized with an eye for detail.
•Interest and willingness to learn about new digital publishing platforms and technologies.
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, including but not limited to executives, managers and subject matter experts.
•Ability to be a team player as well as work independently with minimal supervision.

Salary
NMHC offers a flexible and professional work environment with competitive compensation, excellent benefits, business casual dress, and 401K.

Application Instructions
Please submit your resume, cover letter, salary requirements, two writing samples and references to hr@nmhc.org, with the subject: Communications Associate—[Your Last Name].

The National Multifamily Housing Council is an equal opportunity employer