The Livestock Conservancy is a national non-profit located in Pittsboro, NC. The Conservancy leads the way in protecting endangered livestock and poultry breeds from extinction. It is the pioneer organization in the U.S. and works with farmers and partners around the country to conserve historic farm animals and genetic diversity in agriculture.
The Livestock Conservancy is recruiting an experienced communications professional to develop, execute, and manage a comprehensive communications strategy with the goals of broadening awareness of the Conservancy’s programs and initiatives, communicating our impact, and increasing engagement among diverse audiences.
The Communications Manager will create and implement a strategy to increase awareness and visibility of The Livestock Conservancy while maintaining focus on the details of daily projects, managing multiple complex projects simultaneously. They will also work with program staff to support marketing efforts of Conservancy members & breeders.
The Livestock Conservancy’s Communications Manager will be responsible for all external communications including content development, website and social media management, press/media outreach, event advertising and promotion, publications, videos, and marketing materials.
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Experience, Skills, Training/Education
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references, as well as a writing sample and examples of websites created/managed and social media accounts managed to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, please.
Work Schedule: Monday – Friday 9am – 5 pm (occasional night and weekend events)
Job Location: Pittsboro, NC
Please note: the approximate start date for this position will be April 2020.