Position: Communications Manager (Los Angeles)
Salary: Based on Experience
Reports to: Communications Director
Start: As soon as possible
Closing date of this position: Open until filled
Equality California (EQCA) is the nation’s largest statewide lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBTQ) civil rights organization with over 800,000 members. Equality California brings the voices of LGBTQ people and allies to institutions of power in California and across the United States, striving to create a world that is healthy, just, and fully equal for all LGBTQ people. We advance civil rights and social justice by inspiring, advocating, and mobilizing through an inclusive movement that works tirelessly on behalf of those we serve. Through its legislative work, EQCA has successfully sponsored 127 pieces of pro-equality legislation cementing California as the state with strongest LGBTQ-civil rights protections in the country.
Equality California Institute (EQCAI) is a 501(c)3 organization that has a parallel mission statement to EQCAI, its 501(c)4 counterpart. EQCAI educates the broader community on important LGBTQ issues such as transgender equality, violence and hate crimes, healthcare, health disparities, the needs of LGBTQ seniors and youth, homelessness and immigration. Over the last five years, EQCAI has spearheaded successful programs to tackle these issues, including multiple public education campaigns, such as Transform California, Equality4All, #Take It, I’m PrEPed, Let California Ring, Fair Share for Equality, the Breakthrough Conversations Project, and Health Happens with Equality.
Tentative Start Date: ASAP
The Communications Manager will support the overall communications strategy and program for Equality California, Equality California Institute, and the Equality California Political Action Committee. Reporting to the Communications Director, the Communications Manager will work collaboratively to support all aspects of the organization’s communications strategies.
Applicants for this position should bring the following knowledge, abilities, and attitude:
Full benefits include paid vacation and sick time, health, dental, vision, short and long-term disability and a retirement plan among others. Compensation is commensurate with experience.
We strongly encourage people of color, people of diverse gender identities, women, and non-LGBTQ persons to apply.
Email resume (including names and contact of 3 references), cover letter and a two relevant digital writing sample to Tony Hoang at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be sure to put “Communications Manager” in the subject line of your email.