Communications & IT Manager

About Us:

If you are committed to making a difference, seek work with lasting impact and want to help build girls of courage, confidence and character who make Alaska and the world a better place , Girl Scouts of Alaska is hiring a Communications and IT Manager for our Anchorage Council location. Girl Scouts of Alaska offers a robust benefits package with PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, LTD and Life Insurance, and a 403(b) with employer match. Pay starts at $44,000 per year.

The Communications and IT Manager works closely with the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and the director team to implement the council communications and IT strategy. In partnership with the CEO, he/she provides communications leadership, direction, and implementation for the organization. The Communications and IT Manager is responsible for leading the communications efforts which include: writing and publishing the monthly newsletter, maintaining and updating the website and social media channels, and assuring that new media is implemented in accordance with best practices and Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) guidelines.


You Have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant course of study, or equivalent experience. Communications and public relations experience or education is preferred.
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and with varied assignments.
  • Demonstrated leadership, collaborative, and interpersonal skills.
  • The ability to work as a true partner to enhance the Council’s leadership team, have a willingness to share information and responsibility and to work in a collaborative environment
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Creative and strong design skills and ability to work quickly under deadline.
  • Excellent decision making and critical thinking skills. The ability to identify a problem, assess the situation, draw on available resources and form a plan of action. 
  • Efficiency using Adobe Creative Suite including Premiere Pro, Adobe Acrobat, Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.
  • Efficiency using Microsoft Office products including Outlook, Publisher, Word, and Excel.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Windows Operating System and Dell computers.
  • Knowledge of CSS language.


You Are:

  • Committed to the policies and mission of the Girl Scout organization and are willing to become a Girl Scout member.
  • Flexible and able to work periodic evenings and weekends, air travel may be involved.
  • Able to maintain strict confidentiality with all sensitive information.
  • Able to work in our Council Office in Anchorage, Alaska.
  • Able to have fun while working hard and smart.
  • Able to lift and carry at least 35 lbs. 
  • Able to pass a satisfactory background check.

Girl Scouts of Alaska is an equal opportunity employer.

This position can be found at  Please email Sarah Sparks at with a completed cover letter and resume if you are interested in this position.

Anchorage, AK

4 month(s) ago