The United Nations Association of the United States of America (UNA-USA) works closely with the UN Foundation by informing, inspiring and mobilizing Americans to support the principles and vital work of the United Nations. UNA-USA represents a grassroots membership that includes over 200 chapters and more than 20,000 members nationwide who engage in public education and advocacy, promoting strong U.S.-UN relations.
This position uniquely combines interests in international relations, public policy, grassroots movements, constituency building, and communications/public relations — all for the purpose of strengthening the U.S-UN relationship.
Working with members of the UNA-USA and Public Affairs teams, the Communications Associate, UNA-USA will develop communications to support the Association’s membership, chapter programs, and advocacy objectives, as well as coordinating the interface of communications functions with other divisions of the Foundation.
The Communications Associate, UNA-USA is a member of both the Public Affairs and UNA-USA teams. She/he will report to the Senior Director, Memberships and Programs, UNA-USA and work closely with UNA-USA leadership and the Digital Media and Communications Digital Media and Communications Officer, UNA-USA. The position will also collaborate regularly with UNA-USA chapters nationwide. As such, this position will require travel.
Communications Strategy & Brand management:
Writing and Content Creation:
Media relations and press outreach:
For full-time, benefit eligible employees, UNF offers an excellent range of benefits, including:
Additionally, all benefit eligible employees have 12 paid holidays, 20 vacation days, 10 sick days, 3 personal days, and 8 weeks of parental leave.