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Full time
Job Category:
Chief Marketing and Communications Officer
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Job Description

The Buffalo Zoo is seeking a dynamic, energetic, experienced and
polished Chief Marketing and Communications Officer to lead the
Zoo's marketing, public relations/communications and guest
experience departments. To apply please send resume, cover letter
and salary requirements in Word document or
PDF to: . See below for details.
Salary commensurate with experience. Position is open until filled.
No telephone calls please. For more information about the Buffalo
Zoo, please visit our website by the following link:
Duties and Responsibilities:

Directs and implements the Zoo's annual revenue generating
programs including advertising, sponsorship, promotions to maximize
revenue and increase attendance.
Directs the work of the Marketing, PR/Communications, Guest
Experience, Events and other teams as applicable.
Prepares and monitors the budget and all applicable
departmental expenditures according to policy standards.
Makes public appearances and accepts speaking engagements to
promote the mission and programs of the Zoo.
Serves as primary staff liaison to Board committees as
determined by the Zoo's President.
Advises the President and Board as necessary.
Performs other duties as assigned by the President.
Participates as a member of the executive staff team in
strategic planning, business planning, budget preparation and
implementation of zoo programs.

Education and Experience: (Minimum Needed):

Bachelor's degree in communications, marketing or
business-related area. Master's preferred.
Five years' experience in marketing or public relations.
Seven years supervisory experience.


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location