Director of Communications

Chicago Yacht Club
400 East Monroe Street
Chicago, IL
United States

Media - Public Relations
Job Start Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Housing Provided
Employment Type
Full Time
Work Schedule
Some Travel

Job Description


The Chicago Yacht Club is seeking a bright, energetic, and creative professional to serve as its Director of Communications.  The Director will develop and manage the structure and content of the Club’s internal and external communications, social media strategies, as well as collaborate with Club professionals and Committee Chairs to develop messaging regarding Club events and initiatives.  The Director will oversee the Club’s website, as well as websites related to major Club events.  The Club is a vibrant, exciting place for members and staff alike, and we are looking for someone who can help us build on this culture.  


The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, public relations, or a related field, strong attention to detail, excellent writing skills, ability to work effectively as part of a team, and flexibility to work weekends/evenings and cover special club events and sailing regattas. Knowledge of boating and water sports is a plus!


Competitive Salary and Benefits Plus Bonus

Contact: General Manager Jim Williamsen at

Ray Groble
400 East Monroe Street
Chicago IL
United States

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