TITLE: Communications Manager
HOURS: 40 hours
REPORTS TO: Director of Marketing and Communications
Founded in 2014, APDS’s mission is to prepare every justice-impacted individual for a living wage job. APDS is the career readiness platform for all justice impacted individuals to attain a living wage job. APDS has proven success through its “Whole Human Framework” which is a proprietary curriculum delivering assessments and plans that motivate, engage, educate, and equip these individuals in their pursuit to empower themselves and strengthen society. APDS leverages innovative technology to create a managed learning environment that fosters growth and certifies career-readiness.
APDS is a Public Benefit Corporation (PBC) and certified B-Corporation, with a business model that never charges incarcerated individuals or their friends and families for its technology or services. Currently, APDS products and services are deployed in over 150+ facilities across 17 states -- and growing.
About the Position
APDS, a growing mission-driven company, is seeking a passionate Communications Manager to work within the Marketing and Communications (MarCom) Department. Their main focus is improving and maintaining the organization's messaging and public reputation through a variety of campaigns, while engaging with diverse audiences and stakeholders.
This position does require going into a correctional facility at some point during tenure, about 1-3 times per year. In addition, travel to the NYC office on average once a quarter.
Equal Opportunity Employer
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, APDS is committed to creating a workplace that respects and values diversity of cultural, ethnic, and experiential backgrounds. We strongly encourage candidates who represent the communities we serve to apply.
Disclaimer: this job description is not totally inclusive of all responsibilities of this position.