Engagement & Communications Manager / Employment

November 11, 2022

Organization Name: Hilltop Artists

Organization Location: Tacoma, WA

Type: Employment

Fee: Free


Hilltop Artists is a mid-sized youth development arts nonprofit in Tacoma, Washington operating deeply impactful programs with broad community support, and a track record of success. We are currently seeking an Engagement & Communications Manager.

You will be joining a small, highly motivated staff with a focus on collaboration, equity, and excellence. A relentless enthusiasm, positive attitude, and strong sense of joy in the mission are essential.

The Engagement & Communications Manager is a full time, salaried position, and an essential leadership role at Hilltop Artists, contributing to the organization’s strategic success through storytelling, outreach, stewardship, and events.

The Manager works cross-departmentally, promoting Hilltop Artists programs, fundraising initiatives, and events. This position develops and implements communications campaigns and strategies across all platforms. Additionally, they oversee fundraising and community events, and supervise contractors and vendors who support event, communication, and design needs. The Manager is a strong writer and strategist, and is deeply invested in Hilltop Artists’ mission.

The ideal candidate for this position is dedicated to and guided by collaboration, with strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills. This is anti-racist work guided by justice, diversity, equity, and inclusion, with an understanding of trauma-informed care and social and emotional learning.

Application Timeline: accepting applications until filled with a goal to hire by December 2022. We anticipate a 2-step interview process, with interviews beginning on a rolling basis November 7th.

To Apply: please review the full job description as found through the link, then email two documents: a 1-page cover letter and a resume, to info@hilltopartists.org with the subject line “[Last Name] 2022 Engagement & Communications Manager”

Salary Range: $55,000 – $61,000

Employment Benefits and Special Perks:
– Medical and Dental coverage
– 401K retirement plan
– 18 paid holidays per year
– Two weeks paid vacation in the first year, with additional days earned in subsequent years
– Use of hot shop equipment for creation of personal art, as determined by supervisor
– Free parking
– 50% discount on glass purchases


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