Communications Coordinator [4124]

Website Whitman Associates, Inc.

Nonprofit in Alexandria seeks a permanent Communications Coordinator to oversee and implement communications initiatives.


  • Develop social media campaigns and increase company’s online presence
  • Create and develop online content such as graphics and videos.
  • Maintain editorial calendar and update company website.
  • Identify important metrics that contribute to success of social media efforts.
  • Remain up to date on current trends in social media.
  • Draft and edit materials for the communications department.
  • Gather and read through media submissions.
  • Other duties and tasks as assigned that support the overall company mission.


  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Strong editing and copywriting skills.
  • Ability to problem solve and think proactively.
  • Ability to work independently given minimal direction.
  • Ability to manage pressure and meet deadlines effectively.
  • Strong commitment to the company’s mission.
  • Prior experience using editorial calendars, social media management sites, and photo and video editing platforms.
  • Understanding of search engine optimization tools and metrics.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum of three (3) years of marketing or communications experience.
  • Previous experience working with veteran families or military services a plus.
  • Ability to work flexible hours and travel as needed.
  • Will need to provide writing sample upon interview.

Salary: $60,000 – $65,000 per year.

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