Job Opening: Communications Director, Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana

07.10.2014 | In Economics, Uncategorized


The Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana (CRCL) is a non-profit advocacy organization established in 1988 to unite business interests, scientists, landowners, national and local conservation groups, local governments, hunters, anglers and a broad spectrum of concerned citizens in a shared mission of restoring and protecting a sustainable coastal Louisiana.

CRCL seeks to hire a Communications Director that is responsible for planning, directing and evaluating all communication activities to consistently articulate CRCL’s mission of restoring and protecting a sustainable coastal Louisiana.

The CD reports to the Executive Director and supports the organization’s staff and board in developing and maintaining strategic partnerships with external organizations and funders by using appropriate communication strategies and tools. The CD will create and communicate the organization’s messages and ensure overall continuity of institutional brand consistency and image.

The CD manages or assists with all forms of CRCL communication efforts, including, but not limited to advocacy, fundraising, membership development, public relations, event promotion and any other tasks assigned by the Executive Director. The CD should participate at all decision-making levels of the organization to, at a minimum, give guidance when the CRCL’s image might be affected and to stay abreast of emerging communication needs.



Salary: Salary commensurate with experience. Health and retirement benefits provided.

Closing Date: August 25, 2013

How to Apply: Interested candidates should submit a cover letter detailing your interest in the position, resume, and references. Materials should be sent by email or post to Amy Tyrrell at or 6160 Perkins Rd., Suite 225, Baton Rouge, La. 70806