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The University Communications Strategy department establishes and guides communications content focused on advancing UC San Diego's reputation of prestige and distinction as a leading global research university and academic medical center. UC San Diego Communication Strategists bring bold thinking and curiosity to lead the design and execution of nimble and data-driven content and print, digital and visual assets that accelerate achievement of the university's short- and long-term strategic and operational objectives.
Employing best practices in research, planning, execution and measurement to monitor trends, attitudes and opportunities among the university's key stakeholders, the University Communications Strategy department serves as key advisors to university leaders and the larger University Communications team to establish and facilitate thoughtful, interdisciplinary and cross-functional collaboration. The team is made up of six distinct functions: content development, creative design, operational support, digital strategy, social media strategy and web operations professionals who identify and leverage new tools to engage, inspire and galvanize key constituencies. The Communications Strategy team also operates Studio Ten 300, a state-of-the-art broadcast studio that links UC San Diego's world-renowned faculty to a global audience.
Under general supervision of the Assistant Director and Editorial Director, the position coordinates a variety of communications strategy projects — print, digital, web, and video — and provides editorial support. Adjusts project management approach to a range of coordination needs comprising estimating costs; scheduling; monitoring progress, timeline, and budget; client and vendor relations; internal communication; problem solving; and maintaining records. Works with staff in project teams that include a combination of graphic designers, web developers, video producers and strategists for marketing and social media. Manages printing from estimating through delivery. Copyedits and proofreads print, web, and graphic content according to prescribed editorial style and standards (primarily
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