Communications Strategy Lead


For the past 25 years, we’ve been doing work that matters. We’re a digital agency that leverages technology to extend the influence of our mission-driven clients. Every day, our team of more than 100 digital strategists, architects, designers, and creators help leading nonprofit organizations and government agencies across the country make an impact. But this team still needs you! This is your opportunity to join the company helping those doing good in the world – do more, reach more, and achieve more. 

Forum One is looking for a Communication Strategy Lead to support one of our federal clients. This position can sit remotely, working eastern standard hours. As a Communication Strategy Lead, you will provide knowledge of communications best practices and make strategic recommendations to the client. You will work closely with the client to strategize, implement, review, and analyze social media work, while providing content strategy and editorial support for client web properties.


What you’ll do:

  • Develop strategic communications plans and implement social media best practices, particularly for government accounts.
  • Lead the execution of integrated (traditional and digital) communications strategies, media plans and campaigns.
  • Review materials developed by other team members and provide constructive feedback and training.
  • Provide expertise to the client in an informative, collaborative, yet authoritative way.
  • Lead weekly internal and client communications-related meetings.
  • Identify project risks/issues and mitigation strategies in concert with senior project management staff.
  • Analyze the performance of campaigns and deliver actionable insights and recommendations to clients.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the client’s mission, internal structure, and industry/environmental issues in addition to their audiences, activities & programs.
  • Elevate Forum One’s strategic acumen, relevance and expertise in the health, government and nonprofit sectors.


What you bring to the table: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree 
  • At least 6+ years of applicable experience planning and implementing communications campaigns
  • Demonstrable knowledge of Content Strategy, Paid Social, Paid Search and Display/Programmatic
  • Experience in government or health sectors


What we value:

  • We’re passionate about our work – our clients’ missions matter, and we apply our passion in support of clients who are addressing the most critical global issues.
  • We’re great partners – we’re collaborative, approachable, creative, inclusive, and reliable.
  • We’re continuous learners – we are always expanding, refining, and improving our craft, value, and impact—as individuals and as a team.
  • We’re inquisitive problem solvers – we’re dedicated to finding the right solution, which requires actively engaging varied perspectives, and approaching our work with flexibility, humility, and open minds.
  • We get things done – we are thoughtful and thorough, but we don’t waste time or hesitate to tackle problems head on.
  • We do the right thing – we make decisions for Forum One and our clients with the highest integrity, respect, fairness, and honesty. 


Forum One provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetics.