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Current Openings

Director of Marketing and Communications


  • $70,000-80,000 Salary; full-time
  • 401K with 8% matching
  • Health benefits (100% coverage for employee), includes dental
  • Remote up to 40%; generous PTO

The Community Foundation is seeking a talented marketing professional passionate about facilitating positive change in Northern Nevada. The Director of Marketing operates like an in-house agency for our team, ensuring the Foundation fulfills its role of Connecting People Who Care With Causes That Matter. We have great stories to tell. We are looking for someone who can work closely with colleagues to share these stories and the impact of the Foundation’s work.

The Director of Marketing reports to the CEO and collaborates with team leads to achieve their goals through marketing and PR. One day might include supporting our Stewardship team in developing a social media campaign for attracting a diverse scholarship applicant pool, while the next entails working with our Fundraising team to evaluate our email and print marketing mix to generate donor referrals from local financial advisors.

If you are a talented communicator, like to be both the architect and the builder, and love making a big positive impact on a community, we want to hear from you.



  • Passionate, organized, creative and accountable

  • Ability to work as a single-person department, leading all aspects of marketing and managing internal/external resources for support

  • 5+ years’ experience in marketing / communications

  • Experience in

    • developing and refining marketing plans and campaigns

    • writing and designing articles, newsletters, and collateral

    • website editing, experience with WordPress and Drupal preferred

    • using digital marketing and social media to engage prospects

    • using analytics to refine campaigns to generate measurable leads

    • PR and working with local media contacts



  • Leads the marketing strategies, planning, and operations for the Foundation:

    • Works closely with Fundraising team to develop, implement, and measure strategies for attracting new donors and introducing new gifting strategies to current donors, both directly and through financial / legal advisors

    • Manages portfolio of communications and prioritizes staff and board requests by considering organizational goals, budget, and audiences

    • Produces the Foundation's printed reports, collateral, newsletters, and PR

    • Maintains and creates content for the Foundation’s website and social media

    • Sets goals and measurements to analyze impacts of marketing

    • Manages interns and contractors (paid or donated services), including agencies, photographers, videographers, web developers, and printers

  • Leads branding and communication standards across the Foundation:

    • Maintains brand standards across the Foundation’s communications

    • Integrates equity and inclusion goals into brand and marketing guidelines

    • Serves as staff liaison to the Board Marketing Committee

  • Publicizes community engagement, grantmaking and scholarship work of the Community Foundation

    • Develops publicity strategies for community engagement activities and develops campaigns that achieve measurable outreach goals

    • Works closely with Grantmaking and Scholarship teams to highlight stories of impact and attract scholarship applicants and new donors


Top Reasons to Work for the Community Foundation of Northern Nevada!

  • We are committed to enhancing the work of nonprofits across our community

  • We have fun and foster innovation, collaboration and imagination

  • We invest to develop our team members

  • We value inclusiveness, diversity, and equity

  • Our organization is characterized by a generous and caring spirit.


To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to  Please include “Last Name -- Dir of Marketing and Communications” in the subject line.