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Thank you for your interest in the Communications Director role for Voices for the Truth.

Volunteer positions are open to anyone regardless of their current affiliation with the Truth (Friend, Worker, or former member).

Please note this form is not confidential. The information you share will not be made public but will be shared among current volunteers to determine next steps.

About the role:

As a small but dedicated team, we are eager to work with those who share our passion for supporting those affected by  SA  and CSA in the Truth while preventing future harm.

The person in this role will have an opportunity to significantly shape the position as well as the organization itself. In addition to leading their own small volunteer team, the Communications Director will be a member of the Executive Committee and participate in decisions about the goals, strategy, functions, and governance of Voices for the Truth.

Who we’re looking for:

The person in this role should be comfortable navigating ambiguity, and willing to take initiative and identify paths forward. The person in this role should be collaborative and share the organizational commitment to collective decision making and collaborative governance.

We strongly encourage you to apply even if you do not feel you are a perfect fit for this role. We are willing to consider a wide range of skills and experiences you might be able to offer to this position. If you are not selected for the role, we will consider you for future volunteer positions.

  • Responsibilities
    • Build and maintain Voices’ external communication strategy
      • Create intentional, timely, and consistent public outreach calendar
      • Build and maintain presence on multiple platforms including social media, email campaigns, and others
    • Oversee or execute the following in accordance with the in-house style guide:
      • Creation of all non-educational material for the website
      • Review of public-facing material from Voices’ Education and Prevention team
    • With the support of the Operations Director, recruit, train, and manage a small group of volunteers to support in the execution of the above responsibilities
    • Regularly consult with the Advisory Board, Executive Director, and Lead Victim-Survivor Supporter to ensure strategic alignment and execution
  • Qualifications
    • Must have at least 2 years of professional communications experience, broadly defined
    • Experience in the Truth (either as a current or former member) is strongly preferred
    • Training in victim-survivor advocacy, trauma-informed care, or similar is preferred but not required
    • Experience with the nonprofit sector is preferred but not required
  • Expectations
    • The role of Communications Director is an unpaid, volunteer position. A person in this position should expect to dedicate 5-10 hours per week to the role.

The Communications Director will participate in weekly status meetings and executive meetings by providing updates on their team’s work and consulting on organization-wide matters.

Communications Director Application