Job Description – Director of Marketing and Communications
Summer 2021

Background: The URJ Henry S. Jacobs Camp is a residential, Jewish summer camp located in Utica, MS that serves campers ages 7-16, who spend between ten days and six weeks on-site during the summer. We strive to create a healthy, nurturing environment for campers and staff to try new activities, build meaningful relationships, and grow their Jewish identities. We are seeking a qualified candidate to join our team as the Director of Marketing and Communications.


  • Strong background and experience in camping and/or related fields.
  • Desire and ability to work with adults and children in a camp setting
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively
  • Ability to give & take constructive criticism
  • Creative, a strong writer, and extremely well organized
  • A college degree preferred
  • Must be a self-starter and able to work without constant supervision. Must have leadership skills, ability to motivate, manage, and counsel


  • Manage the summer communications team consisting of the photographer, the videographer, and the graphic design specialist
  • Monitor outgoing content, including pictures posted to CampInTouch and other social media posts
  • Create and execute a rigorous communications calendar consisting of blog posts, Facebook, and Instagram content
  • Execute off-season content (photos and videos) list with the photographer and videographer
  • Complete other tasks as assigned
  • Exercise good judgment and safety consciousness at all times. Act as role-model for safety with staff and campers

Designated Supervisor: Development Manager