ASIS International, a professional membership organization located in Alexandria, VA with 35,000 global members seeks a dynamic leader to serve as its Director, Communications.
This position is responsible for developing and executing all strategic communications efforts associated with elevating the organization’s profile across the security profession, enhancing the delivery of content and information to our members, and increasing global engagement to elevate the brand’s reputation. Primary responsibility for the development and implementation of communications plans, budgets, and related promotional collateral.
Successful candidates will possess a Bachelor’s degree with marketing or communications focus or MBA is highly desired. Must have 10+ years in a strategic marketing/communications position; proven skills in project management, content development/management, social engagement, public relations, audience development, and executing integrated cross-channel campaigns; experience that shows strategic, creative, and analytical thinking. Association or security industry experience a plus.
We're looking for a results-driven team player with proven success in achieving business goals. Ideal candidate will have excellent communication (written and oral) and problem-solving skills, strong decision making and analytical competency, sound judgment, ability to make tough decisions, and be a keen negotiator; Strong, proactive approach; Organized, multi-tasker. Strong supervisory and interpersonal skills. Attention to detail a must. Strong preference for Strategic, out of the box thinkers.
Must be proficiency with Microsoft Office, social media, email deployment systems, database management, and list selection/segmentation; HTML, Google Analytics, SEO/SEM competency. NetForum, Episerver and/or Saleforce Marketing Cloud experience a plus. Familiarity with design programs preferred.
ASIS offers an excellent employee benefits package including a rich health insurance plan, and generous 401(k) and paid time-off programs. EOE/M/F/D/V
Internal Number: 1098
About ASIS International
ASIS International, founded in 1955, is the preeminent organization for security management professionals, with 35,000+ members worldwide. By providing members, business, government, and the public with access to a full range of programs, information, and services, ASIS International leads the way for advanced and improved security performance. Located across from the King Street Metro.