Communications Associate

  • unknown, Mesa, AZ
  • Full-time

Company Description

A New leaf has been helping families ...changing lives for nearly 40 years with over 25 programs Valley wide including homeless and domestic violence shelters, youth and community programs.

With more than 300 employees, a financially supportive Foundation and the benefit of over 15,000 volunteer hours a year, A New Leaf provides services to nearly 20,000 individuals annually.

Job Description

Join A New Leaf’s dedicated Development Team in offering the community opportunities to support families and clients served by our shelters and programs. This permanent, part-time position plays an integral role in development and stewardship through a multitude of communication vehicles.

Major areas of responsibility include (but not limited to:)

Responsible for public relations, internal & external corporate branding and policy-driven communications. Assigned projects may include: annual reports, print and electronic newsletters, all aspects of development fundraising projects and program-specific collateral. Some data entry, management and reports. Provide back up for answering phones with the ability to acknowledge general agency, program, donor and volunteer information, screen, prioritize and direct caller to the appropriate individual. Assist in receiving donors and visitors. Assistance with other projects and events as necessary.

Shift/Pay Rate: Full-Time, 40 hrs per week. $11-13/hr

Schedule: Mon—Fri 8am to 5pm


With a goal of increasing awareness and support of A New Leaf’s 20+ human services, minimum qualifications for the Communications Associate include a Bachelors degree and previous Development, Marketing, Communications and database experience. Excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to multi-task, prioritize and meet deadlines a must. Database and Microsoft Office experience required, in-house design preferred. Must work well in a team environment with the ability to take ownership of projects. Positive attitude with excellent customer service skills. Additional Information: One to three years of communications experience. Previous experience working with the media, strong writing and computer skills may also be preferred as well as social media experience.skills

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.