Job Title: Communications & Media Relations Manager
Division: Communications & Public Affairs
Location: Alexandria, VA
The Communications & Media Relations Manager will design and execute public and media relations efforts for Islamic Relief USA’s (IRUSA) various stakeholders and audiences both domestically and in over 40 countries worldwide. This position reports to the Director of Communications & External Relations and will develop and implement a broad range of communications, public relations, social/digital content, and traditional print and broadcast media relations activities in support of IRUSA’s mission, vision, values, brand and strategic priorities. In collaboration with the Director and the supporting team, the Manager will assist in promoting IRUSA’s brand, visibility and reputation with key stakeholders, as well as promote broader public awareness through external media and government relations, as well as social media strategy. The Manager will ensure cohesive and fully aligned tactical dissemination of communication and messaging by helping to develop and oversee the crafting of all internal and external communication materials and products on behalf of the organization. The Manager will also be responsible for managing crisis communication functions at IRUSA. This candidate must demonstrate excellent leadership, communication and creative problem skills, as well as a commitment to IRUSA’s faith-based values, humanitarian principles, and mission and vision.