Communications and Marketing Director

Tech:NYC is an engaged network of tech leaders working to foster a dynamic, diverse, and creative New York. We bring together principled New Yorkers to support a successful technology ecosystem, attract and retain top-tier talent, and celebrate New York and the companies that call it home. Leveraging our network, Tech:NYC advocates for policies that support the growth of technology companies and technology talent in NYC; promote inclusion and diversity; and create access for all New Yorkers to connectivity, tools, and training.

Tech:NYC is hiring a Communications and Marketing Director to join our team. The Communications and Marketing Director will lead our efforts marketing NYC as a premier tech destination and Tech:NYC as a leading voice representing our community. In addition, the Communications and Marketing Director will serve as our primary liaison with the press.

Primary Duties:

  • Develop and execute an external-facing communications strategy for the organization that will further the organization’s goals and increase its reach.
  • Develop and execute a marketing strategy that supports our city’s tech industry broadly, and Tech:NYC specifically, including Tech:NYC’s member companies.
  • Develop and maintain strategic partnerships with member companies in service of  marketing and communications goals.
  • Develop and execute a strategy for communicating with Tech:NYC’s 650+ member companies.
  • Produce Tech:NYC content for distribution across relevant networks, including blog posts, member alerts, and newsletters.

Your Skills and Experience:

  • At least 3-6 years work experience.
  • Exemplary writing skills.
  • Experience managing social media accounts.
  • Experience developing and pitching media.
  • Experience with photo editing and graphics software.
  • Established relationships with reporters and industry players and/or an ability and willingness to easily develop those relationships.
  • Passionate about technology, and how policy affects the progress of technology companies in New York.
  • Added bonus: experience at a startup or tech company.
  • Added bonus: technical skills.

Please send a cover letter explaining your interest in the position and a resume to Reference “Comms and Marketing Director” in the subject line.

We encourage all qualified candidates regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, age, or political affiliation to apply.