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Pension Payment CalendarCheck mailed March 29, 2023Direct deposit March 31, 2023

Communications Manager/Senior

The Kern County Employees’ Retirement Association (KCERA) is seeking an exceptionally talented and high-performing individual to fill the Communications Manager/Senior Communications Manager position. This individual will work closely with the Administrative Services Officer to develop, implement, and maintain a comprehensive and strategic communications program for KCERA. This new position is responsible for building and administering a dynamic and effective communications approach and media initiatives designed to increase awareness and understanding of retirement benefits, plan information, legislation, policies, and processes to KCERA members, plan sponsors, staff, and the community. The Communications Manager will ensure consistent branding and accurate information across various media platforms including, but not limited to, written/oral communication, informational material, and website content. This is a unique opportunity to join a growing team and developing program.

This is a flexible classification series, and the Communications Manager/Senior Communications Manager will support a broad range of communication objectives including, but not limited to, effective member and plan sponsor outreach programs, positive KCERA stakeholder relations, cohesive communication to staff, collaboration with all KCERA divisions, development and design of robust informational materials, ongoing maintenance and updates of the KCERA website, development of social media programs, coordination of document creation and production, implementation of KCERA branding to ensure standardization across all platforms, and training/mentoring support staff. The Communications Manager/Senior Communications Manager will stay current on developments and best practices in the communications field and present recommendations on program enhancements and ongoing improvements. The Communications Manager/Senior Communications Manager will support the Administrative Services Officer and executive team in implementing key initiatives for the KCERA communications program.

To apply and learn more about specific job requirements, visit the Kern County Career Opportunities page at:

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