COMMUNICATION SPECIALIST

Principle Function: Promote IDES’ vision and story to the public through various communication outlets. 

Job Duties: 

1. In partnership with administration, develop organization-wide communications and 

marketing strategies

2. Research and propose new marketing opportunities to increase IDES’ visibility

3. Create and deliver press releases

4. Design and produce engaging digital and print marketing materials

5. Oversee content production and maintenance of IDES’ website

6. In collaboration with Media Specialist, increase social media engagement through excellent content creation and individual interaction

7. Track the effectiveness of communications activities

8. Be involved in coordination and planning of special events

9. Provide monthly report for Operations Director and Executive Director

10. Any other duties needed to help drive IDES’ Vision, fulfill IDES’ Mission, and operate by IDES’ Values 

Working Relationships: 

Responsible to: Director of Operations

Work closely with: Media Specialist, Development Director 

Education: 

Minimum bachelor’s degree in Communication, Marketing, Advertising, PR (or a related area of study) 

Knowledge, Skills, Experience

Required

Knowledge of Media Ethics

Exceptional verbal and written communication

Social Media Relations and Marketing

Website design and maintenance

Graphic & print design publication design

Computer skills

Organizational skills

Self-Starter 

Knowledge, Skills, Experience

Preferred

Proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud Suite programs including but not limited to: Proficient with Square Space, Constant Contact 

Spiritual Gifts Required: 

Servanthood

Humility

Gift of Helps

Passion

Social Awareness

Creativity

Teaching 

Time/Location: Full-time position based out of IDES’ Noblesville, Indiana Headquarters working a minimum of 40 hrs per week 

Compensation: Salary 



PLEASE SEND RESUMES TO DAVID STINE AT DSTINE@IDES.ORG