Job Description

Communications Specialist

alexandria, virginia (remote)

$60,000 – $65,000 per year


bachelor degree

shift: First

work hours: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

category office and administrative support occupations

reference AB_4018216

Job details

Are you a tech savvy Communications Specialist with excellent writing skills? Our client is a mission driven organization looking to add a communications professional to join their team. The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years working in a communication or marketing department, be able to show writing or other work samples, and be comfortable working as a part of a greater team.

This role is 100% remote although east coast time is preferred. A degree in communications, marketing, or journalism is also highly preferred.


  • Writes and edits content, including press releases, website content, and other promotional documents and materials
  • Curates, creates content for, and reports on analytics and metrics for social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube, and Pinterest)
  • Collaborate with the Marketing and Communications Manager to develop and implement a social media strategy.
  • Creates graphics for social media posts and promotional materials across all departments.
  • Creates and designs house ads for print and digital distribution for internal and external use.
  • Curates content, designs, and sends all marketing-based emails, including organization newsletter.
  • Closed captions, edits, and uploads videos, as necessary
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • 2-3 years’ experience working in marketing or communication
  • Experience with writing, editing, and email marketing
  • Experience in social media content curation using Sprout Social or similar program
  • Expert-level in Adobe Creative Suite


  • Marketing Communications
  • Creativity
  • Editing
  • Adobe (2 years of experience is required)
  • iMIS
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • Social Media Content Creation
  • Press release writing
  • communications strategy
  • Graphic design


  • Years of experience: 2 years
  • Experience level: Experienced