Coordinator, Communications (CO #1718-160) | American Lung Association

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Coordinator, Communications (CO #1718-160)

City: Denver

State: Colorado

The American Lung Association has a great opportunity for a Coordinator, Communications to join our incredible team in the Southwest Region. Working as a member Marketing & Communications Team, you will join an outstanding group of professionals dedicated to our mission:  to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease, through research, education and advocacy. 

In this role, you will be responsible for providing support to the communication and lung health, air quality programs and special events in the Colorado office. This includes but is not limited to, conducting internet research, data recording, database management, preparing reports, media materials and newsletter content.


  • Update and develop content for local program and event webpages on
  • Coordinate with Vice President, Communications to implement social media strategy across all social media platforms with brand-aligned messaging and materials
  • Development of email and donor stewardship communications using pre-designed templates and with coordination with National Office fundraising tactics.
  • Develop and maintain media lists and media monitoring reports.
  • Assist with the data maintenance and communication as needed for the Healthy Air and Lung Health programs.
  • Have a general understanding of all programs and be able to speak knowledgably about them.
  • Help with miscellaneous projects as they arise.
  • Participate in trainings and learning opportunities as determined in concert by the Executive Director and Vice President, Communications.
  • Other duties as needed and assigned.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Excellent phone and verbal communication skills with ability to seek business/organizational partnerships through phone calling and email
  • Excellent command of internet searching, email, Microsoft Word, and Excel
  • Excellent knowledge of social media and the strengths and weaknesses of the various platforms
  • Able to quickly learn and manage database programs
  • Flexibility in dealing with organizational growth and change
  • Proven ability to efficiently manage many tasks at once
  • Willing to work independently as well as with a team
  • Proficient in spelling, punctuation and grammar
  • Detail-oriented and highly organized
  • Professional maturity and judgment
  • Able to maintain confidentiality
  • Takes on a solution-based attitude when it comes to problem solving
  • Must hold a valid driver's license, have the ability to work nights and weekends with some overnights required
  • Ability to lift and carry 25 lbs. (event supplies)
  • Consistent with its mission, the American Lung Association maintains a smoke-free work place; all employees must abstain from tobacco use in any form. 


Please send or e-mail letter of application and resume with salary requirements to (include job title in subject of email):

Human Resources Department
American Lung Association
Email:  [email protected]

The American Lung Association is dedicated to a diverse workforce.
Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V


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