Reporting to the Vice President and Associate Provost for Research, the position of Director of Communications is a service-oriented strategic project management role with broad and deep responsibilities including managing a complex portfolio of projects to improve digital and print outreach for the Office for Research and reporting areas. This individual is responsible for all research communications and documentation with a primary focus on the management of digital channels and guided by the principles of customer service excellence. This individual will conceive, execute and assess communication strategies and vehicles to the BU research community to ensure news and information is received in a timely and effective manner. Generate internal communications; oversee the online presence development and maintenance of the Research websites; provide oversight, support and training to reporting areas in developing and maintaining their websites and communications.
Salary: Grade 76
B.A./B.S., very strong writing and communication skills, experience managing a large website, use of web-based content management systems, research-related workflows, and customer service and five-plus years of related experience.
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