Coordinates communications activities in support of a university program, including, but not limited to, publications, newsletters, annual reports, web site, and informational and solicitation materials.
Coordinates various communications projects, to include compiling, editing, and layout of materials.
Works with other departments to research, obtain material and organize the content of written communications.
Provides content for regular updates of the program web site.
May be responsible for producing regularly recurring communications such as annual reports, monthly publications or newsletters.
Provides writing and editing services for other communication projects as assigned.
Represents the program at conferences and community events.
Performs other job-related duties as required.
Bachelors and 3 years experience
Requires a thorough understanding of both theoretical and practical aspects of an analytical, technical or professional discipline; or the basic knowledge of more than one professional discipline. Knowledge of the discipline is normally obtained through a formal, directly job-related 4 year degree from a college or university or an equivalent in-depth specialized training program that is directly related to the type of work being performed.Requires a minimum of three (3) years of directly job-related experience.
Additional Posting Information:
*Motivated self-starter with a keen understanding of industry best practices,
along with the ability to bring innovative approaches and creative solutions
combined with a savvy business acumen and astute "customer service"
*Strong background in managing social media strategies and campaigns for
diverse audience initiatives, as well as collaborating with multiple key
stakeholders, with proven track record of successful campaign management,
analytics and measurement reporting, trending and actionable data for future
*Supports the Director through efficient execution of integrated communications
campaigns with multi-faceted responsibilities, accountable for serving multiple
cross-functional key stakeholders within dynamic and fast-paced environment.
*Expertise in engaging, illustrative writing across a myriad of print and digital
communications platforms, including social channels, mass email, online
platforms, and collateral marketing and communications deliverables.
*Advanced skill set in digital content strategies, specifically in website content
management, seamless navigation, serving as site custodian of guidelines,
processes and procedures, as well as providing ongoing online delivery and
improvements for an overall enhanced user experience reflective of the Division
mission, vision and strategic goals.
*Proficiency in a variety of technical skill sets, including but not limited to web
content management systems, social channel management, as well as
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