Career Center - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (19008079)
The Marketing and Communications Coordinator will oversee all marketing and communication efforts for the Career Center, including the creation and distribution of digital and print graphics, email marketing, social media presence, branding strategy, and web presence. In addition, the Coordinator will provide assistance during high-volume periods to the Special Events Coordinator in order to support logistical and operational elements of departmental events, including career fairs and other large-scale events.
The Marketing and Communications Coordinator will work directly with the Director, Associate Director, and departmental leadership team to create and implement marketing strategies. The ability to take initiative, manage multiple tasks and work independently is critical. Attention to detail and the maturity to analyze problems and exercise sound judgment in alignment with the department's priorities are required, as well as a strong commitment to the vision of the Career Center.
The Marketing and Communications Coordinator will develop and maintain relationships with the Student Affairs Marketing & Communications department, University marketing professionals, and various administrative centers within the University as well as external relations with other academic institutions, employers, and external vendors. Must demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and exercise discretion and judgment to make relevant decisions concerning marketing strategies and execution, customer service, and purchasing or budgeting, seeking assistance from departmental leadership when necessary.
Bachelor's degree required. Previous experience in marketing, communications, and graphic design is strongly preferred. Experience using Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, PowerPoint, WordPress, Microsoft Word, MailChimp, Excel, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and social media scheduling software is strongly preferred.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity, and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Administrator.II
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 2-3 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm some evenings and weekends
Hiring Range: $26,988.00 - $43,212.00
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume
Optional Documents: Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19008079
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.