Deputy Director, Digital Communications

Bread for the World is seeking a deputy director to assist the director in providing departmental leadership (up to 30%); and casting a vision and developing strategies to lead and manage a comprehensive and diversified digital strategic communications and campaigns program for Bread for the World/Bread for the World Institute.

The deputy director for digital communications will develop and oversee a digital communications and campaign strategy to expand, mobilize and support the educational and advocacy objectives of Bread for the World/Bread for the World Institute; develop a strategy to increase engagement with a younger, more expansive, and diverse audience, including Latinos/as and Pan-African/African Americans; and collaborate with the deputy director for development and membership to support the digital fundraising effort.

The ideal candidate will have a bachelor's degree in communications or political science with at least eight years of progressive digital communications experience and expertise including a sophisticated knowledge of digital tools and best practices to build and mobilize large donor and advocacy supporter base. Five or more years of proven management and supervision experience, including direct management and supervision of a team and senior level staff. 

If you are interested in applying, please click on the link below. Please be sure to upload your cover letter and resume when applying online.

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