The Office of External Affairs encompasses three teams: 1) Communications and Marketing; 2) Development and Constituent Relations and 3) Finance and Administration.
The award-winning Communications and Marketing team provides strategic communications, external and internal communications and marketing services for the School across a variety of digital, print and physical platforms. This includes brand and identity management, digital strategies and web services, editorial and content strategies, visual communications, media and public relations, social media and integrated marketing campaigns.
As the #1 school of public health in the country and the oldest independent, degree-granting school of public health in the world, the Office of External Affairs offers unparalleled opportunities for mission-driven creative work at the highest levels.
The Communications and Marketing Team seeks a Communications Coordinator (WeChat / Chinese-Language Social Media Coordinator) to help with the School's social media strategy for the Chinese market.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
Serve as a social media coordinator to assist in the development and translation of social media content for various China-specific social media platforms, especially WeChat.
Helps execute social media campaigns and engages audiences across social media channels in China.
The coordinator will also have the opportunity to liaise with members of the School's Chinese alumni network, and also key faculty who are involved in initiatives in China, such as the JHSPH-Tsinghua DrPH program.
Minimum Qualifications (Mandatory):
2 years of college coursework.
Some related experience.
Additional education may substitute for required experience, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
Special Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Must be fluent in Mandarin.
Able to dedicate 11 hours per week.
Have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet multiple deadlines.
Strong writing and social media experienced desired.
Must be organized and have outstanding interpersonal skills.
JHU Equivalency Formula: 30 undergraduate degree credits (semester hours) or 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. Additional related experience may substitute for the required education on the same basis. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job.
Classified Title: Communications Coordinator Working Title: WeChat/Chinese Language Social Media Coordinator Role/Level/Range: ATO 37.5/03/OE Starting Salary Range: $17.42 - $23.95/hr (commensurate with experience) Employee group: Casual / On Call Schedule: As Needed Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: School of Public Health Department name: Assoc Dean for External Affairs Office Personnel area: Johns Hopkins University
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