The Office of Global Strategies is seeking an individual to serve as a temporary Project Coordinator, which will report to the Director, Global Strategies. The Project Coordinator will be responsible for executing and coordinating social media strategy, developing unique content for multiple platforms, copywriting various materials (including news articles and reports), and providing communications and project support for initiatives and grant-funded programs in the Office of Global Strategies. This role will also work collaboratively with the other Global Affairs units to build and further amplify the Global Nebraska brand.
Great attention to detail and ability to balance multiple projects simultaneously and meet required deadlines will also be crucial to be successful in this role.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communications, marketing, advertising, public relations, communications or related field. Experience in copywriting social media, reports, news articles, etc. Must exhibit excellent interpersonal skills, decision-making abilities and a high capacity for teamwork. Strong written and oral communication skills. Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneDrive/Sharepoint) expertise. Basic graphic design and photography (Canva, Adobe Lightroom/InDesign) skills.
2+ years experience in communications, marketing, social media or public relations function. Experience working on communications at a higher education institution. Experience working in an international context and/or with individuals from other countries and cultures.
Posted Salary: $38,500/yr
Job Type: Full-Time Temporary
Internal Number: 73082
About University of Nebraska - Lincoln
With over 25,000 students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a diverse educational insitution with international stature. The intellectual center for the state of Nebraska and beyond, we are a land-grant, top tier national research-extensive insitution. Part of the Big Ten conference, Big Ten Academic Alliance, our mission includes growing relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives.