Develop a deep understanding of the HGSE mission, vision, and values, and of the goals and values of Professional Education at HGSE in order to represent the school and organization with integrity and contribute to a compelling story about our purpose, identity, and work
Building on deep understanding of programs and market/audience and with direction and collaboration with team, engage in research to identify and connect with target market and prospective applicants
With direction and input from team and staff/faculty, research events and conferences and coordinate and execute related activities for planning and follow-up, such as event registration, preparing and/or shipping materials, travel arrangements, event invitations and follow up, sponsorship opportunities, and other duties
In collaboration with the Marketing and Communications Manager, develop compelling modes of engagement for PPE alumni, including email copy and design for follow-up program emails that is focused on alumni engagement, enabling and supporting word-of-mouth marketing channels, and keeping the PPE program experience and networks front of mind for our past participants
Maintain calendar and research and coordinate processes for print and digital advertising, including quotes, timelines, and sharing assets for production
Provide support in evaluating and reporting on the effectiveness of advertising, sponsorship, and event attendance
Provide creative services such as making edits to design files, providing branded templates for staff use (letterheads, PowerPoint templates, schedules, and other), ensuring certificates and other forms are consistent, updated, and follow HGSE brand guidelines
Provide support in organizing and maintaining our CRM and other databases, and in data and reporting
Provide support in managing student interns and temporary staff members hired for Marketing, Admissions, and Business Development team projects
Other projects as necessary, and in collaboration with the Marketing, Admissions, and Business Development and Partner Engagement teams
This is a full-time, one-year term position with the possibility of renewal on an annual basis.
Salary Grade: 053
Union: 55 - Hvd Union Cler & Tech Workers
2 years related professional experience in marketing. Familiarity and indicated experience with MS Office, specifically Word, PowerPoint, Excel). Some overtime may be required during peak times which may include weekends.
Bachelor's degree strongly preferred. The ideal candidate will have exceptional interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills, and a proven record of working collaboratively with a wide range of constituents. This person will be a self-starter who is able to work as part of a larger, complex, and evolving team and to balance interests and needs of a variety of stakeholders. The successful candidate will have experience taking general ideas around goals and working both collaboratively and independently to achieve desired outcomes, incorporating feedback along the way and demonstrating a high degree of initiative and ownership.
Strong research, communication, and organizational skills
Experience in highly collaborative environment, and in receiving, responding to, and successfully implementing feedback
Ability to manage multiple and competing priorities and to complete deliverables on time and with strong attention to detail
A strong learning stance
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 48187BR
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