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Define American is the nation’s leading non-profit media advocacy organization that fights injustice and anti-immigrant hate through the power of storytelling. We believe that in order to change the politics of immigration, we must change the culture in which people see immigrants, documented and undocumented. With over 260,000 people interacting with Define American content daily (including CNN, MTV, Fox News, Washington Post, New York Times, Los Angeles Times), we offer the ability to make a lasting impact in a growing organization. Our accomplishments include production of an Emmy-nominated TV special, White People, and consultation on 12 TV Projects (Grey’s Anatomy, Superstore) with nine networks in the past two years. So are you ready to join the fight for a more welcoming nation? Our staff makes a positive difference in people’s lives every day.
The leadership team includes award-winning individuals from different sectors who have dedicated their lives to accomplishing the mission of the organization. Define American was co-founded in April 2011 by Jose Antonio Vargas, a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist.
Define American is an equal opportunity employer and 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization. We encourage applications from all individuals regardless of age, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, or sexual orientation, and evaluate all candidates based on merit.
Define American is seeking an experienced, energetic and multi-talented leader to join its team as a full-time communications manager.
The communications manager will report directly to the communications director and work closely with communications team. This individual will collaborate with a team of staff and consultants specializing in communications, PR and digital engagement. The communications manager will work on media outreach and strategic initiatives for Define American, which has already become a leading national media and culture organization in the immigration and citizenship space. Required travel 10-20%.
Successful candidates will also possess most of the following qualifications:
Due to the remote nature of the work, candidates residing in (or willing to relocate to) Washington, DC to facilitate in-person collaboration and ease of travel are preferred. Applicants throughout the United States will be considered.
HOW TO APPLY
Define American is an equal opportunity employer and 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization. We encourage applications from all individuals regardless of age, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, or sexual orientation, and evaluate all candidates based on merit.