July 05, 2017 0:00am
The Director of Communications (Director) plays a foundational role in the execution of Point Blue’s strategic priorities. S/he is responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive communications strategy to further establish Point Blue as a leader in climate-smart conservation science, especially among current and potential funders and others interested in mitigating climate change through nature-based solutions. The Director will collaboratively advance the development and articulation of Point Blue’s key messages, vision, strategic goals and priority initiatives to enhance philanthropic giving. This communications effort will also strengthen relations with natural resource management agency partners. The Director will implement a range of tactics to extend Point Blue’s reach and impact, including leveraging the full potential of Point Blue’s staff and board to engage new and existing donors. This person will require an ability to translate complex science and scientific initiatives into compelling, valuable and actionable messages to funders, target stakeholders, and key partners.
A full position description is attached.