Communications Manager

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Website The Nature Conservancy

About the job


Dublin, Ohio, USA

This is a remote position that can be located in Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, or Wisconsin.

Who We Are

The mission of The Nature Conservancy (TNC) is to conserve the lands and waters upon which all life depends. As a science-based organization, we develop innovative, on-the-ground solutions to the world’s toughest environmental challenges so that people and nature can thrive. Our work is guided by our values, which include a commitment to diversity and respect for people, communities, and cultures. From a rewarding mission to career development and flexible schedules, there are many reasons to love life #insideTNC. Want to know more? Check out our TNC Talent playlist on YouTube to hear stories from staff or visit Glassdoor.

One of TNC’s primary goals is to cultivate an inclusive work environment so that employees around the globe have a sense of belonging and feel that their unique contributions are valued. We know we’ll only achieve our mission by hiring and engaging a diverse staff that reflects the communities in which we work. Recognizing that people bring talent and skills that have been developed outside the scope of a job, we take a holistic approach to recruitment that considers life experience in addition to the professional requirements listed in our postings. Please apply – we’d love to hear from you. To quote a popular saying at TNC, “you’ll join for the mission, and you’ll stay for the people.”

What We Can Achieve Together

The Communications Manager works on behalf of the Ohio chapter of The Nature Conservancy, writing and editing both short and longform communications, implementing strategies to further TNC’s brand strength and providing essential communications project management support.

This includes writing and editing communication materials to educate and inform the public and further the chapter’s fundraising, conservation, policy and equity goals. Their written products may include newsletters, magazine inserts, annual reports, web-site articles/stories, brochures, fact sheets, and presentations. They may also provide writing support to the Midwest Division on joint efforts, as needed.

Additionally, they will assist in developing and managing content and associated processes that leads to increased brand cohesion and awareness throughout Ohio. Materials include—but are not limited to—chapter signage, paid media, sponsorships and outreach materials. They may work with freelance writers, graphic designers, photographers, printers and other vendors and staff, as required.


Are you looking for a career to help people and nature? Guided by science, TNC creates innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s toughest challenges so that people and nature can thrive together.

When you join the Ohio Strategic Communications team, you’ll be joining a team that believes deeply in bringing our authentic selves to work every day, and producing high quality content and messages that appeal to a diversity of audiences. These communication materials help advance our Conservation, Government Relations and Development Teams’ highest priorities while fostering a connection with nature and conservation for current and potential supporters and members of The Nature Conservancy.

We’re looking for an individual with writing, editing and project management experience who wants to make a difference for nature and people. Come join our team and apply today!

What You’ll Bring

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field and 2 years related experience or equivalent combination.
  • Experience writing or editing one or more of the following: newsletter, magazine, annual report, web-site articles/stories, donor profiles, presidential acknowledgment letters, campaign brochures, funding proposals, fact sheets, presentations, or equivalent.
  • Experience coordinating multiple projects.

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