Director of Communications and Marketing

Launched in October 2018, VOW for Girls is an innovative new social change initiative that aims to galvanize the public and socially conscious brands to raise awareness of and create funding to prevent and end the international child marriage crisis. Co-founded by global human rights activist Mabel van Oranje and Ford Foundation President Darren Walker, VOW seeks to create new and sustainable resources to support the 12 million girls’ futures at risk of child marriage each year.

VOW is seeking a Director of Communications & Marketing (reporting directly to the VP of Digital Fundraising and Marketing) to help contribute to and execute on the organization’s strategy that will help VOW grow our audience, reach, brand awareness, and in turn, drive fundraising results. In our first years of operation, VOW has established a strong communications foundation related to brand, voice, impact communications, press, influencer outreach, and more. The Director of Communications and Marketing will take responsibility for building on this strong foundation, balancing both the strategy and execution of the communications needs of a growing organization.

For more, including how to apply, read the full job description.


— Paid time off which includes 15 vacation days (increases after first 2 years) and 14 paid holidays, as well as personal sick leave

— 100% Medical, dental, and vision benefits for employees and 50% for family

— 401K match of 1% that vests immediately

— 12 weeks paid parental leave (available 6 months after employment)

— Home office setup stipend

— Funding for professional development opportunities

— The ability to work from wherever in the U.S. is best for you

— Attend quarterly in-person gatherings of the full VOW team


— The salary range for this role is $95,000-$120,000. This range is for illustrative purposes only and salary offers are commensurate with experience.


— Location is flexible within the U.S. VOW for Girls is based in New York City and we are open to candidates who are located near a major airport and willing to travel on occasion.