Director of Branding and Communications - Columbia Residential

January 11, 2017

Columbia Residential

Atlanta, Georgia 30309

Director of Branding and Communications

The Director of Branding and Communications will be responsible for the coordination, enhancement and innovation around the Columbia Residential brand and communication channels for that brand.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Define and develop a brand strategy that's innovative and keeps the organization current
  • Responsible for communicating the organziation's position on topics and issues to the media and general public
  • Provide all media (newspapers, magazines, radio, web sites, etc.) with notices of upcoming newsworthy events and advertising
  • Partner with business unit leaders to coordinate outside consultant's media and public relations events
  • Write press releases
  • Coordinate photo shoots
  • Manage all websites and web presence
  • Manage all publications and print materials
  • Conduct employee training to ensure companywide messaging
  • Develop and manage the organization's Social Media Strategy/Presence
  • With the approval of the owner's, may act as spokesperson for the organization


  • Communication proficiency - Ability to read, write, understand, and communicate in English
  • Ability to use a personal computer and working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel
  • Strong business acumen
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to set goals and consistently meet deadlines
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to make quick and effective decisions
  • Ability to analyze and resolve problems with positive outcomes
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Results driven

Other Requirements:

  • Must be reachable at all times via phone except during approved time off
  • Some travel required