Canine Companions for Independence was founded in Santa Rosa, California in 1975. The National Headquarters and Northwest Training Center are located on the Jean and Charles Schulz Campus in Santa Rosa, California. The Schulz Campus, named after generous supporters Jean and Charles Schulz, opened in 1996. The Northwest Region serves people in Northern California, Northern Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming and Alaska.
Responsible for developing and coordinating Canine Companions® communications projects. Lead content creator responsible for writing original content and stories, including literature management, asset procurement, direct mail, online and integrated marketing campaigns. Develop, coordinate, analyze and report marketing and fundraising communications metrics. Lead and manage the organization brand guidelines. This position works closely with the national and regional marketing teams to implement program and marketing campaigns.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed:
Other duties may include:
EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 3-5 years professional experience in marketing, communications, public relations, or journalism. Non-profit experience and knowledge of marketing industry and professional trends and tools preferred. Experience with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and with online marketing, HTML, content management systems and social media is highly preferred.
EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in marketing, communications or related field preferred; or a combination of education and experience that would lead to success in performing the essential duties of the position.
This position is currently accepting applications.