POSITION OVERVIEW The Communications Associate reports to the Director of Communications and Public Relations and serves as an integral part of the External Relations team. This role is critical to Milken as this person will work with both internal and external stakeholders including parents, students, lay leaders, faculty, vendors, the press and community members. Excellent communication skills and a customer-centric passion are essential as this person will support the marketing, communications and PR efforts for Milken.
Branding Implementation -Assure that all campus partners are utilizing the brand correctly and per brand guidelines -Manage vendor partnerships for production of branded materials such as merchandise and promotional items, and printed materials -Manage projects with outside designers, ensuring the items are on brand -Work with Milken Parents Association (MPA) on managing the Milken Merch swag line including sales, marketing, inventory management and tracking -Manage campus signage production
Communications - Edit website content - Create landing pages as needed - Update Resource Board tiles as needed by Milken department input - Create registrations for events and manage RSVPs (reporting to departments as needed) - Update photos on the website on a regular basis - Post to social media and monitor responses - Manage lay leader meetings as needed
Special Projects - Marketing and communication management for special projects and initiatives such as Milken’s 30th anniversary - Manage Lifecycle program celebrating and commemorating events such as births and deaths - Assist in implementation of strategic plan including things like managing a student ambassador program, press relations, and events - Lead the External Relations implementation of the Milken Way program across campus (customer approach to creating “story moments” at Milken)
QUALIFICATIONS - Commitment to Milken’s mission. - Superior communication and interpersonal skills. - A Bachelor’s degree. - Minimum 3 years experience. - InDesign and/or Photoshop experience is a plus. - Basic knowledge of HTML is a plus. - Knowledge of Blackbaud, Hubspot and/or Mail Chimp a plus. - Entrepreneurial and collaborative approach to marketing. - A team player who is flexible, highly detail oriented, able to multi-task easily, and has impeccable follow-through on projects.
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About Milken Community Schools
Milken Community High School is the largest community, Jewish day school in the United States. On the foundation of the highest academic standards and Jewish ethical and spiritual values, Milken Community High School develops students with sharp minds, generous hearts and kind souls. We value each
member of our pluralistic community while we foster a deep connection to Israel, a lifelong dedication to the Jewish people and a passionate commitment to the service of humanity and the perfection of God's world.