APPLICANT: Before you apply please have all documents available to upload during the application process. See Instructions below.
The Communications Specialist I, under general supervision, creates, reviews, edits, and assists in the production of content across multiple channels, including web, social media, print, radio and video.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Authors content for several specific deliverables, including the campus alumni magazine, annual reports, brochures, academic publications, news releases, technical papers, newsletters, posters, presentations, and university web pages.
Conducts background research and interviews for use in content creation.
Assists with the preparation of communications deliverables for university and departmental press briefings, media interviews, advertising, recruitment materials, promotional activities, and special events.
Foster relationships with campus partners and key persons to create relevant and accurate marketing collateral.
Assists in maintaining a tracking system or project timelines and costs.
Assists in the execution and monitoring of university content and social media activities.
Assists in efforts to engage internal and external audiences via social media.
Education: Bachelorâ™s degree in Communications, Journalism, or related field.
Experience: No prior experience required.
Knowledge / Skills: Knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet applications. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and organizational skills. Strong proficiency with social media tools that support successful communication distribution, scheduling, and reporting.
Ability to: Multitask and work cooperatively with others. Present information clearly and concisely. Ability to work within a project management system.
Licensing/Professional Certifications: None
Physical Requirements: None
Other Requirements: None
PREFERRED EDUCATION / SKILLS/ EXPERIENCE:
One or more yearsâ™ experience with copywriting and editing.
SUPERVISION OF OTHERS:
INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANT:During the application process you have only one opportunity to upload documents. The page âœMy Experienceâ has an area provided under Resume/CV to drop or upload files. Be sure to include:
At least 3 references and their full contact information, and
Transcripts if a degree is required.
Applications received by Texas A&M University-Commerce must have all job application data entered. Failure to provide all job application data could result in an invalid submission and a rejected application.
Internal Number: R-005435
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