Posting Number 2017-3559 Location US-NY-New York Posted Date 8/22/2017 Union N/A School/Division University Relations and Public Affairs (WS1044) Department Name : PUBLIC AFFAIRS FT/PT Full-Time
Serve as senior public relations and communications officer for the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, supporting the School's exciting and diverse programs in education, art, music, health, media, and psychology. As a pro-active self-starter, provide excellent and prompt writing, generate fresh ideas about communications, and actively seek and identify publicity and communications opportunities that enhance the clients' reputation, both internally and externally, using traditional media and new/social media. Participate in employing the Steinhardt School's website as an important communications tool.
Required Education: Bachelor's degree
Preferred Education: Master's degree.
Required Experience: 5 years' news writing or public relations experience or equivalent combination.
Preferred Experience: 5 years news writing or public relations experience in an academic environment.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Ability to apply social media to public relations.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Knowledge of New York City and the public relations industry. Use of press list related management technology.
Founded in 1831, New York University is now one of the largest private universities in the United States. Of the more than 3,000 colleges and universities in America, New York University is one of only 60 member institutions of the distinguished Association of American Universities.