Reporting to the Vice Dean of Finance and Administration, this position is part of the Wharton School’s senior team and heads a department of 26 marketing and communication professionals. Staff with a marketing and communications role within the School have a dotted line report to this position. The incumbent will drive a successful marketing and communication strategy for the Wharton School, one of the leading business schools in the world. . In order to accomplish this, the incumbent will be required to work closely with various constituents, including the Dean and Deputy Dean’s Offices, the President’s Office, faculty and senior administrators of the School. In addition to overseeing marketing and communications for the School, the CMCO will also coordinate the activities of Wharton’s other communication tools, including Knowledge@Wharton, Wharton Digital Press, and Wharton Sirius Satellite radio. The incumbent must have a strong understanding of technology and social media and its role in a successful marketing and communications program.
Penn has a long and proud tradition of intellectual rigor and pursuit of innovative knowledge, begun by Benjamin Franklin in 1740. That tradition lives today through the creativity, entrepreneurship, and engagement of our faculty, students, and staff. Academic life at Penn is unparalleled, with an undergraduate student body of 10,000 from every U.S. state and around the world. The entering class ...of 2015 is the most talented and diverse in Penn's history. Consistently ranked among the top 10 universities in the country, Penn welcomes an additional 10,000 students to our top-ranked graduate and professional schools.