Rebuild by Design is looking for a Communications Manager to join our dedicated and energetic team in New York City. Rebuild is at an exciting juncture as we expand our work from the Hurricane Sandy region to cities around the world. We are looking for someone to manage our communications’ portfolio and design strategic campaigns to support our issue-based work. Whether it relates to water, housing, or community resilience, projects range from regenerating the historic Xochimilco neighborhood of Mexico City to designing tools for community engagement with community-based organizations and the City of Oakland. The resilience framework is an interdisciplinary and relatively new approach to urban planning, design, and engineering. This requires a Communications Manager that is flexible and has an appetite to learn about a rapidly expanding field.
The ideal candidate will hold a Bachelor's Degree, and have a minimum of 6+years of work experience in communications, public relations, or a related field. Master's degree is a plus. Experience in policy/government, community non-profit, design/engineering/planning, and environmental communications preferred.
Rebuild by Design is housed at the Institute for Public Knowledge at New York University. Interested candidates should apply by sending a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.