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Development Communications Specialist

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Atlanta, GA, USA

Habitat for Humanity International (HFHI) is seeking an energetic ambitious Development Communications Specialist, who will support the team with writing and editing, along with a variety of non-content related tasks such as assisting with Direct Marketing-affiliate paperwork and approvals, photo collection, updating donor-facing materials, maintaining Development Communications’ shared folder, and other duties as assigned.

This position will be based at our administrative headquarters located in Atlanta, Georgia and will require up to 5% travel.

Areas of Responsibility: 
  • Write/edit content for donor deliverables, emails, etc.
  • Work with Resource Development and programs to update stats and photos for marketing sheets and other donor-facing materials.
  • Assist Direct Marketing with approvals and paperwork for use of affiliate stories and photos.
  • Collect photos for Development Communications and Direct Marketing as needed.
  • Ensure Development Communications' shared folder is current and well-organized.
  • Assist with printing requests for donor materials.
  • Collect and email weekly Snapshots.
  • Accurately complete projects in a timely manner.
  • Provide quality support on projects upon request.
  • Maintain a positive, professional relationship with all Habitat for Humanity International staff members.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Educational Background: 
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years of professional writing experience.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, grammar and Associated Press style guide.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Ability to work on several requests at one time, while meeting deadlines and quality standards.
  • Active support of HFHI Values:
    • Humility – We are part of something bigger than ourselves
    • Courage – We do what’s right, even when it is difficult or unpopular
    • Accountability – We take personal responsibility for Habitat’s mission
  • Safeguarding: HFHI requires that all employees take seriously their ethical responsibilities to safeguarding our intended beneficiaries, their communities, and all those with whom we work. Managers at all levels have responsibilities to support and develop systems that create and maintain an environment that prevents harassment, sexual exploitation and abuse, safeguards the rights of beneficiaries and community members (especially children), and promotes the implementation of Habitat for Humanity’s code of conduct.


  • Experience in an environment that requires quick, accurate work.
  • Ability to work with subject matter experts on a variety of content for myriad audiences.
  • A passion for the goal of a world where everyone has a decent place to live.
  • Strong visual and verbal conceptualization.
  • Some knowledge of Skype, SharePoint, Teams and Salesforce.

Organization Info

Habitat for Humanity International

Americus, GA, United States
Annual Budget : 
About Us

Habitat for Humanity believes that every man, woman and child should have a decent, safe and affordable place to live. We build and repair houses all over the world using volunteer labor and donations. Our partner families purchase these houses through no-profit, no-interest mortgage loans or innovative financing methods. As a nonprofit, ecumenical Christian ministry that builds with people in need regardless of race or religion, we welcome volunteers and supporters from all backgrounds.

Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Nov 13 2019
Active Until: 
Dec 14 2019
Hiring Organization: 
Habitat for Humanity International