Department: George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School
Digital Marketing Assistant, National Security Institute
The George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School seeks a Digital Marketing Assistant for the National Security Institute (NSI) on the Arlington, Va., campus. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.
Reporting to NSI's Program Manager, the Digital Marketing Assistant will be responsible for developing content for and managing the NSI website and social media accounts, designing and developing collateral for various marketing projects, and providing general support for NSI events and programs. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Preparing content for and managing NSI's website and social media accounts
Planning and executing NSI's email and social media marketing strategy
Developing and designing marketing materials for NSI events
On- site event management
Working with vendors to create NSI marketing materials
Managing and editing photography, video, and digital content
Booking media opportunities for NSI experts
Supporting NSI's programs, including supporting NSI leadership is all aspects of NSI's work
Other administrative and office duties as assigned
Bachelor's degree, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Excellent organizational skills, with the proven ability to juggle multiple tasks, events, and priorities effectively
Substantial knowledge of social media platforms including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, and Linkedin
Superior skills with Microsoft office suite as well as strong database experience are necessary
Self-starter, highly motivated and detail oriented
Ability to interact with people at all levels, including high- level officials in government and academia, in a professional manner and in different settings
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Ability to work flexible hours, including weekends
Ability to travel domestically and internationally
Experience developing and executing social media campaigns
Experience with graphic design
Experience with photography, videography, and media editing
Experience using email marketing platforms such as MailChimp
Experience working at a public policy institution or familiarity with public policy issues, particularly in the national security arena
Basic understanding of Search Engine Optimization
This is not a supervisory position.
Salary: Commensurate with education and experience.
Location: Arlington, VA
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Special Instructions to Applicants:
For full consideration, applicants must apply at https://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.
George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: 42966
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