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Marketing & Communications Specialist

Are you a nimble wordsmith who wants to make a difference in our community? Does crafting a punchy headline bring you joy? Join our dynamic Communications & Engagement team at The Arc—Jefferson, Clear Creek & Gilpin Counties and play a pivotal role in advancing our mission.

This position is perfect for you if:

  • Your language skills can paint a picture
  • You enjoy talking with people to find the heart of a story
  • You thrive when collaborating on a creative team
  • You take pride in accuracy and can juggle concurrent writing projects with ease

The person hired for this role will apply their talents to varied, meaningful and rewarding projects. Strong idea-generating, storytelling, writing, proofreading and organizational skills are required.

As part of a talented team, you’ll provide timely and critical information to individuals with disabilities and their families. You’ll help to convey people’s personal stories to build awareness and motivate others to support our work. You’ll actively support changing people’s misperceptions about children and adults with IDD by focusing on abilities and fighting stereotypes.

Some of the ways you’ll do this are through:

  • Identifying topics and developing content for our weekly email communications
  • Developing moving stories about people in our community that will be shared as articles, through video and as speeches
  • Developing other copy for our website, social media and other channels, often in collaboration with subject matter experts on more specialized topics
  • Supporting the content planning and filming of video projects

Detailed requirements for the position can be found in this job description.

This is a full-time 40 hour/week non-exempt position with compensation of $25.48-$27.40 per hour, depending on experience. (This equates to a salary range of approximately $53,000-57,000 annually.) The position also includes excellent benefits, including 100% paid health insurance for the employee and paid time off when The Arc is closed between 12/25 and 1/1 each year. All positions at The Arc are approximately 80% remote.  

Please email a resume, cover letter, and three samples of your most professional and engaging writing to with “Communications” in the subject line. These items must be received by midnight on Monday June 3rd to be considered for the job.


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