Division/College: Vice Provost for Strategic Enrollment Management
Employee Category: Classified
Pay Range: $25.50 or higher depending upon education and experience
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Position Summary: Reporting to the Career Services Director, the Web, Marketing & Communications Specialist (WMC) is responsible for coordinating and implementing promotional and marketing campaigns for all department-sponsored services, programs and events. The WMC delivers strategic communications to students, employers, and the campus community; collaborates with Career Services staff to develop and maintain content on the department website, social media sites, and Handshake; leads a team of interns responsible for designing and creating promotional materials; and coordinates all public relations, tabling, and media activities for the department.
Bachelors Degree in communications, public relations, marketing, or English
Experience in public relations, marketing, event planning, or advertising
Experience developing and delivering presentations to small and large audiences
Experience editing the work of others
Experience with web page development and maintenance
Experience with using social media to promote and increase awareness
Past work experience managing, training, supervising/mentoring student employees to reach their full potential
Experience designing marketing/promotional material using In-Design, Photoshop, or other desktop publishing software
Past experience with assessment of outcomes
Demonstrated project management experience to manage multiple projects at any given time
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong attention to detail and editing skills
Experience working in a collaborative, team environment
Ability to professionally represent Career Services
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
Required Licensures, Certifications or other
Posting Number: SP003824P
Posting Date: 03/03/2023
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions: This position is posted as open until filled, however, applications submitted on or before March 19th, 2023 will receive first consideration.
Position will remain open until a suitable pool of candidates is identified.
Applicants: Please use your letter of qualification to explain in detail how your work experience, skills, and abilities meet both the required and preferred qualifications as listed in the position description. Your letter of qualification will be used to demonstrate your communication and writing skills to determine your ranking among the other applicants for this position.
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