The French American International School seeks a full time, dynamic, experienced Marketing and Communications Director to develop and implement a broad, comprehensive, and strategic marketing and communication plan designed to promote enrollment and fundraising. This position works closely with the Head of School, the Board of Trustees, the Director of Admissions and the Director of Development. The Marketing and Communications Director actively builds relationships and enhances the conditions of a thriving learning community.
Preferred Qualifications:Proven ability to effectively lead, manage, and inspire a collaborative team in a fast-paced environment with multiple creative projects.Experience and familiarity with the nonprofit and/or educational setting, intermediate to advanced knowledge of Blackbaud's Raiser's Edge, and a broad cultural perspective.
This position comes with a competitive salary and benefits package.
Interested parties should forward resume, cover letter, and signed FAIS Application for Employment to firstname.lastname@example.org. (Please note: the application may be filled out on the screen but must be printed out to sign, and then scanned and sent as an email attachment).
Position is open until filled.
FAIS is an equal opportunity employer. Persons of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Minimum Requirements:Bachelor's degree in English, journalism, communications, or marketing.5+ years of experience in marketing and communications with independent schools or nonprofit organizations with exceptional written and oral communication skills.
Additional Salary Information: Depends on experience
The French American International School (FAIS) is an independent school with an internationally-focused curriculum with two academic divisions. The French American Lower School is the primary school for students in preschool through fifth grade and is a French immersion program, complemented with the study of English. The Gilkey International Middle School provides an inspiring, international, mu...ltilingual curriculum for sixth through eighth grades and is designed for students with no foreign language experience, as well as students continuing in immersion programs in French, German, Spanish, and Mandarin.
FAIS is one of the larger independent schools in the Portland metropolitan area, and one of forty French schools in the United States and 450 schools worldwide accredited by the French Ministry of National Education.