African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) is one of the leading international conservation organizations focused solely on the African continent. AWF works to ensure that wildlife and wild lands thrive in modern Africa. The organization is seeking a high-performing Manager, Public Relations & Corporate Communications to join AWF's global Public Relations & Corporate Communications team. Reporting to the Senior Director, Public Relations & Corporate Communications, the manager helps develop and implement a public relations strategy that increases AWF’s brand awareness, clarifies brand experience, and personalizes what AWF means to communities around the world through various events, engagements, interviews, op-eds and public facing opportunities.
The manager’s geographic focus will be predominantly in the US market where priority stakeholders include funders, present and future, individual, corporate, and public and private institutions. As this is a new role within the organization, the successful candidate must be a self-starter with the ability to build and maintain strong partnerships internally and externally.