Communications Manager

Council of American Ambassadors
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Jan 09

Position description

This position is primarily responsible for creating, writing and managing all communications across the Council of American Ambassadors' (CAA's) online and print platforms. The individual must work well in a small office environment, manage multiple projects and be a self-starter. The position also includes some administrative support as needed, particularly in the areas of programs and membership. Press placement experience a plus.

Responsibilities include:

  • Develop strategies and generate content for CAA's social media presence
  • Produce and promote CAA's international affairs podcast, CAA Live!
  • Coordinate all production (including author solicitation and follow-up) and distribution details for The Ambassadors REVIEW, CAA's semi-annual journal of foreign affairs articles
  • Solicit and curate Ambassadors Perspectives, CAA's online forum for commentary
  • Maintain CAA's website
  • Develop online and print materials for CAA's conferences and international missions
  • Assist CAA's Executive Director with CAA program initiatives--including conferences, roundtable discussions, fellowships and international missions--and membership outreach.


  • Strong communications, writing and social media skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to manage multiple projects
  • Responsible for meeting deadlines
  • Interest in international affairs
  • Experience with MS Office, Twitter, Facebook, EventBrite, WordPress, MailChimp, preferred

Experience Required:

  • 2-3 years of communications experience

Health Insurance, 403(b) Plan and 2 weeks paid vacation

Application instructions

Email cover letter and resume (together as one PDF file attachment) to [email protected] and note "Communications Manager" in the email subject line.

Please be sure to indicate that you saw this position on

follow us on Twitter