Galveston Bay Foundation is a conservation nonprofit that has served as guardian of Galveston Bay since 1987. Our mission is to preserve and enhance Galveston Bay as a healthy and productive place for generations to come. We work to facilitate a true cross-section of Bay interests through creative, inclusive and forward-thinking solutions to the challenges confronting Galveston Bay.

We are currently seeking to hire a Communications and Marketing Manager. In this role, you will lead the communications and marketing efforts for the Galveston Bay Foundation (GBF), a growing nonprofit organization providing a voice for Galveston Bay. You will set and guide the strategy for all communications, website, and public relations messages and collateral to consistently articulate GBF’s mission, vision, and values to external audiences and stakeholders. The selected candidate will be a member of GBF’s development team and report to the Director of Development.

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Create and implement the strategic annual communications and marketing plan and editorial calendar and monthly social media content plan

Manage all external communications across multiple media

Create a marketing/public relations strategy that allows GBF to cultivate and enhance meaningful relationships with targeted, high-level external audiences

Drive in-depth storytelling initiatives for programs, development, and marketing campaigns

Maintain brand and messaging consistency and advancement of brand awareness and visibility


Self-directed, entrepreneurial strategic communications expert with experience building a team

Proven track record of success with digital media and high-level stakeholder engagement

Experience positioning direct service or philanthropic organization(s) for their next level impact and influence

Bachelor’s degree in marketing or communications field and 4+ years of professional experience in marketing, communications, or public relations

Expertise in media relations, marketing, and strategic communications

Exceptional writing skills

Ability to work well both independently and collaboratively

Experience managing third-party agency relationships and performance

Experience in science communication

Experience in non-profit/philanthropic communications, government/political campaign communications, or corporate communications

Established relationships with variety of media outlets including reporters and other key media leaders


Qualified candidates may submit their cover letter and resume via email to: by Friday, November 12, 2021. Please be sure to include Communications and Marketing Manager in the subject line of your email.