Senior Manager of Marketing and Communications

Glen Rock, New Jersey, United States | Full-time


Job Title: Senior Manager of Marketing and Communications

Reports to: Chief Relationship Officer



Charity Navigator is looking for a talented individual to join our dynamic team as our Senior Manager of Marketing & Communications. The successful applicant will be a forward-thinking, digitally-savvy professional with a demonstrated history of driving campaign-level marketing and overseeing omni-channel presence of a brand.

The Senior Manager of Marketing & Communications is responsible for the development and implementation of marketing/communication plans, project management, the creation of internal and external communications, and managing media relations.

If you are an excellent communicator, with a passion for the nonprofit sector, we strongly encourage you to apply.


Primary responsibilities include:

  • Oversee the design, project management, and implementation of marketing campaigns and communications that support our brand across all markets, lines of business, and channels
  • Ensure that brand is consistently followed through all channels and touchpoints
  • Guide media relations through targeted public relations efforts for organizational initiatives and trending topics within the nonprofit sector
  • Develop and maintain relationships with key media contacts within local, national, and international media outlets.
  • Provide reporting and analysis of websites, social media, email marketing, and other marketing efforts.
  • Effectively manage, motivate, and coach our Marketing and Communications Assistant


What we’re looking for:

  • 4+ years of progressive marketing/public relations experience, in a manager or director role
  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, marketing, or a related field
  • Superior oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Demonstrated success in developing, implementing, and evaluating strategic marketing plans and opportunities
  • Proven track record in media relations
  • Strong project management skills
  • Superior writing skills
  • Ability to establish and manage vendor and agency relationships
  • Ability to manage team members


Even better if you have:

  • Experience with social listening and reporting tools, like Meltwater and Sprout Social
  • Proficient in graphic design with knowledge of the Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Video production and editing experience
  • Knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • Experience working in a Content Management System (CMS)
  • Familiar with Google Analytics, Google Ads, other Google tools, and SEO
  • Experience working in a project management system, such as Jira


About us

Charity Navigator is the world’s largest and most-utilized independent charity evaluator. The organization guides informed giving by evaluating the financial health, accountability, and transparency of charities and by providing data about 1.7 million nonprofits, accessed more than 10 million times annually. Charity Navigator does not charge the organizations it evaluates, ensuring unbiased evaluations, nor does it charge the public for this trusted data. As a result, Charity Navigator, a 501(c)(3) public charity itself, depends on support from individuals, corporations, and foundations that believe it provides a much-needed service to America's charitable givers.



This is an exempt position. Salary is paid on a bi-weekly basis in accordance with Charity Navigator’s standard payroll practices for employees



Charity Navigator is proud to offer a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision insurance coverage, paid time off, paid holidays, and an employer-matched retirement savings plan.


Charity Navigator provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, disability, genetics or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.