Marketing and Communications Specialist - Student Life & Recruitment
East Tennessee State University
Location: Johnson City, Tennessee
Internal Number: 23973
Posting Number: AS01026P
This is a two-year position, which may be extended if funding is available. The Marketing and Communications Specialist contributes to the development of content for a variety of communication platforms across the University, including marketing materials, news releases, podcasts, videos, special publications, internal messaging, faculty/staff newsletters, the university's website, and social media channels. The Marketing and Communications Specialist serves as the primary Office of University Marketing and Communications contact for assigned campus units, providing customer service and project management for campus partners. This individual also serves as the primary content marketing strategist for the campus partners they support. This position is intended to provide support to student life and enrollment initiatives.
The value of employment at ETSU goes far beyond salary. Regular benefited ETSU employees enjoy a full range of benefits, services, and programs including paid time off & leave, paid holidays, health and life insurance, retirement, access to University facilities and services, and much more! Check out the ETSU Human Resources Benefits page for additional information. https://www.etsu.edu/human-resources/benefits/.
ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity, and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Disclaimer: The Job Summary is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals in this classification. It is not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Management reserves the right to revise the job or require different tasks to be performed as assigned to reflect changes in the position. Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodations.
Job Category: Administrative
Bachelor's degree in English, journalism, mass communication, public relations, or a related field.
Two (2) years of related professional experience (part-time, temporary, or student work may be considered).
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.