Career opportunity – Program & Communications Coordinator

Entry-level Position Available:

Program & Communications Coordinator

Parents Step Ahead, Inc. 501c3

Dallas, Texas

The Program & Communications Coordinator will be responsible for providing a wide range of program communications and management support while playing a key role in the development and implementation of programs/initiatives.


Program/Event Coordination:

•        Assist Director in program and event planning and implementation

•        Establish relationships with partner organizations

•        Maintain participant, exhibitor, ambassador, and speaker database

•        Work with graphic designer on marketing materials

•        Create Public Service Announcements

•        Create and Disseminate Media Advisories/Press Releases

•        Conduct interviews for post-event story


Lead marketing/communications initiatives:

•        Update media database

•        Assist with development of program themes and creative concepts

•        Manage organization’s website

•        Create/update marketing materials

•        Build on and execute communications plans Implement public relations plan

•        Work with partner community organizations marketing/communications departments


Minimum Qualifications & Requirements:

•        Bachelor’s degree required

•        1-2 years in nonprofit work preferred

•        Must speak and write in both English and Spanish Fluently

•        Experience in the development and implementation of communications plans

•        Excellent writing, interpersonal and communication skills

•        Computer skills required such as Microsoft Office, database maintenance/creation, Photo Shop, website management and social networking methodology

•        Some evening and weekend work required

•        Travel between local school districts; must have own car



•        Salary: $28,000.00

•        10% commission on sponsorship/fundraising funds brought in to organization based on grants/proposals you submit.

•        1 week paid vacation


Send resume, cover letter, and 2 writing samples (English & Spanish) to Lupita Colmenero at

No Phone Calls Please

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