The SC Center for Fathers and Families (Center) is a nonprofit organization and the hub of a statewide network of fatherhood programs across South Carolina. These programs are responsible for delivering holistic, community-based services to support low-income, non-custodial parents (primarily fathers) in their quest to strengthen their financial and emotional relationships with their children. The Center provides financial support, resource development, program and grant oversight for all local programs, supports statewide coordination of service delivery and provides capacity building and technical assistance. In addition, the Center serves as a collective voice and advocate promoting the value and importance of fatherhood and its positive impact on the wellbeing of children.
The Communications Associate position responsible for supporting the implementation of communications programs and marketing efforts for the Center and fatherhood programs across the state. This is a full-time position that works collaboratively with the Center team and the staff of local programs.
This position reports to the Director of Communications.
This is a grant-funded position and is slated to end September 30, 2020 unless additional funds are acquired to sustain.
The Communications Associate is responsible for the implementation of day-to-day communication needs including developing and managing content for social media, websites and monthly enews publications; writing and distributing press releases and managing media lists; and serving as key point of contact and communications resource for local programs. Other responsibilities include developing and making presentations to internal and external audiences, coordinating mission-focused events and management/distribution of current marketing and promotional materials.
This position requires an individual with excellent written and oral communication skills, high-level organizational and project management skills and advanced interpersonal skills. A self-starter capable of working under limited supervision.