Ford Agency

Assistant Director of Communications

Ford Agency
Washington D.C.
Salary up to 82K, DOE
May 25, 2017
Jun 29, 2017
Healthcare, Nonprofit
Full Time

The Ford Agency is actively seeking an Assistant Director of Communications to join a Bethesda-based pediatric healthcare non-profit. The ideal candidate will have direct experience in a healthcare-oriented non-profit and a strong command of creating and using strategic communications to further the mission of an organization. This is an opportunity to join a team of driven leaders who are committed to the non-profit goals of supporting underserved communities as they navigate the complexities of healthcare.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Develop and manage communication strategy for the organization; including managing production of digital and printed materials, social media initiatives, and organizational branding
  • Serve as an ambassador and representative
  • Attend and speak at private fundraising events promoting the organization
  • Provide tours to interested donors
  • Supervise the communications team and serve as advisor to the Chief Development and Communications Officer
  • Serve as editor; overseeing and editing all communication channels to ensure consistency and clarity
  • Develop and manage the annual budget for the communications department 

Qualifications Include:

  • Health related non-profit experience preferred
  • 8+ years of experience
  • MSOffice expertise and web content management experience desirable
  • Professional and diplomatic communication skills 
  • Bachelor's Degree required

This is a direct hire position. For immediate consideration, please send your resume to:


ATTN: Assistant Director of Communications

To see more open positions available through The Ford Agency, please check out our website at

The Ford Agency

1660 L Street NW

Suite 608

Washington, DC


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