Workforce Council of Southwest Ohio - Communications and Marketing Manager

Communications and Marketing Manager

Workforce Council of Southwest Ohio
100 scarlet oaks dr.
cincinnati OH 45241

Job Type: ,
Compensation: $90,000 - $115,000
Posted Date: 05/28/2024
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Communications and Marketing Manager

Job Description

The Communications & Marketing Manager for the Workforce Council of Southwest Ohio (WCSO) leads WCSO’s communications and marketing efforts; creates communications and marketing materials; leads media relations efforts; and develops and implements communication strategies for WCSO to ensure that unified, consistent, and positive messages across multiple platforms that promote WCSO’s brand identity and mission are delivered.


Job Responsibilities

Planning & Strategy

  • Works with the Executive Director to set, execute, monitor, and evaluate annual communications and marketing goals.
  • Develops and implements communications strategies and procedures that represent WCSO’s brand identity and promote and support the organization’s mission, vision, and values.
  • Seeks new methods and creative strategies to increase awareness of WCSO’s value to the community and its services and resources.
  • Develops and maintains communications and marketing schedules and deadlines.
  • Strategically leads crisis communications planning and efforts as needed, including responding promptly to crisis communication needs in collaboration with WCSO leaders.

Content Creation

  • Ensures all communications and marketing messages and materials align with best practices of equity, diversity, and inclusion.
  • Oversees all content production for communication channels such as the website, social media accounts, annual reports, fact sheets, and newsletters.
  • Creates all communications and marketing print and digital materials for the WCSO and supports the OMJ Center’s marketing efforts, as needed.

Media & Partner Relations

  • Manages media services, which include developing and preserving professional relationships with members of the media, creating storylines, distributing press releases and media alerts, ensuring prompt response to media inquiries, tracking media coverage concerning WCSO, and organizing media training for WCSO leaders.
  • Collaborates with communications and marketing staff at partner organizations to maximize the impact of PR and marketing efforts.

Brand Identity & Management

  • Manages the brand identity and ensures all communications and marketing materials are on-brand.
  • As needed, create and document processes, resources, and tools for agency staff to ensure consistency and high-quality work.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Marketing, Public Relations, Digital Media, or related field, or equivalent combination of training and experience.
  • At least five years of progressively more responsible communications or related experience in any of the following areas: Communications, Marketing, Public Relations, Digital Media, Content Development.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and maintain a driving record acceptable to the organization’s insurance provider.


Application Process

Send a resume and cover letter to [email protected] and include the “Communications & Marketing Manager application in the subject line. The position is open until filled. For full consideration, apply by June 15, 2024.

The Workforce Council of Southwest Ohio is an equal-opportunity employer. We foster a welcoming and inclusive environment in service to one another and the diverse communities we represent. We do all of this with kindness, empathy, and respect for each other.


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