Join helpNYC as a Volunteer Communications Manager!About helpNYC: helpNYC is a peer driven community initiative that educates, advocates for, and provides direct services to people who are in need. We promote human rights, social justice, and social and economic opportunity. We believe people are the experts in their own lives. helpNYC seeks applicants for the position of Volunteer Communications Manager to help support their mission, increasing accessibility to helpful resources for those in need throughout the five boroughs. The successful candidate filling the role of Communications Manager will be passionate about advocacy and believe in supporting the dignity of individuals.What you will be doingEstablish and maintain the organization’s communication calendar.Ensures brand consistency across all communication streams.Creating consistent, meaningful content including writing and editing to improve engagement, and promote campaigns.Constructing brand consistent and relevant blog posts, event scripting and newsletters.Communicating with organizational stakeholders, funders, partners, and community members.Exploring opportunities with influencers and other strategically identified stakeholders.Use analytical tools to make recommendations for engagement.Preparing monthly reports for leadership.Make suggestions on how to optimize the organization’s use of communication tools and streams.Build the culture and role of the position within the organization.Build and define the position’s capacity and identify funding opportunities.Performing other duties when needed.Preferred ExperienceBachelor’s degree or High School diploma and vocational experience in related field preferredIdeal candidate has cultural and societal competency.Through knowledge of communications, publicity, and marketing management and strategy.3 or more years of experience planning and managing content in a corporate or agency setting, nonprofit organization experience preferred.Excellent written and verbal communication skills in the English language. Multilingual skills preferred.Excellent knowledge, understanding, and experience with Google Workspace and other Google development tools; Mailchimp and other mass communication tools.Knowledge of remote working best practices and etiquette.Time Commitment: 10 hours per week minimum. The successful candidate can choose to work one day M-F for 10 hours or two days M-F for 5 hours eachSupportTraining for this position will be providedThis position will be part of a collaborative effort on the Development Team BenefitsAcknowledgement of Service and Certificate of RecognitionNetworking opportunitiesApplication: Applicants should submit a resume, and a cover letter or writing sample to Erika at email@example.com.