Director of Communications
The Director of Communications will build reach and recognition for First Place for Youth to be viewed as the pre-eminent national extended foster care provider and thought partner in the field. This strategic role is responsible for managing the First Place brand voice and strategic communication of key messages to key targets and audiences to build and cultivate relationships among key constituencies, including funders, policy makers, potential partners, media and internal stakeholders. Working closely with the leadership team, the director will partner on a variety of initiatives aimed at building capacity for extended foster care among providers, policy makers and other thought leaders. Reporting to the Chief Development Officer, the Director of Communications will set and guide the a coherent brand strategy, with digital and printed materials, events and public relations that consistently articulate First Place for Youth’s mission, programs, services and activities.