by | Jul 6, 2016 |


Senior VP of  Communications and Public Relations
SOKS has an opening for a Senior VP of Communications and Public Relations.  This position impacts the entire state of Kansas and is the gatekeeper to all communications and public relations success for the 5,000 athletes, 9,500+ volunteers and 1,200 peace officers we serve. As a Sr. Vice President of Communications & Public Relations, you oversee the creative, design, marketing and communication of events, programs and competitions, through all mediums, of Special Olympics Kansas and the Kansas Law Enforcement Torch Run. Position reports directly to President/CEO.

Job Description & Application Requirements

Applications accepted through October 20th. Position to start December 1.  E-mail resume to with reference line:
Sr. VP PR – (your last name)


SOKS has on-going internships available in several departments. You may send your resume with cover letter at anytime to the supervisor mentioned in the specific internship.

Polar Plunge Intern(s)
Looking to gain hands-on experience working in event planning and sales, AND support an incredible, world-renowned non-profit? Join a fast-paced, collaborative work environment as a Development Department’s Polar Plunge intern for your community!
We are currently seeking interns in Kansas City, Lawrence, Pittsburg, Emporia, Wichita, Hutchinson, Salina, Manhattan, Topeka, and Garden City. You will be executing recruitment plans, securing marketing avenues and working for one of Kansas’ largest and fastest growing fundraisers, the Polar Plunge!
Click on the link for more information  –  Plunge Intern position

Communications/Marketing Internship
If you can #tweet and post, we could use your social media skills. If you have a passion for graphic design, we will utilize your design skills. If you understand boiler plates, WWWWWH, bleed to lead, then we could use your writing skills. If you are eager about communications/marketing, we’re willing to help you learn more! Click on the above Communications/Marketing Link or contact Donna at for more info.