Major Duties: General summary: Develops and implements marketing, promotion, and communication strategies under general supervision for the College of Aviation in Battle Creek, Michigan.- Develops or assists with development of promotional materials and designs for marketing projects utilizing a variety of tools.- Coordinates development of marketing and communication material and develops copy.- Writes and proofs promotional material, reports and publications, press releases, Web and social media content.- Translates message points into clear communication and meets well-defined communication objectives.- Gathers information and data for various marketing and communication initiatives.- Coordinates marketing communication activities.- Assists with planning and execution of various events.- May approve advertising within budget parameters.- May be responsible for special projects or operational services.- Assists with the strategic plans to recruit students, with emphasis on the recruitment and retention of students from unique populations.- May supervise student employees.
Minimum Qualifications: - Bachelor's degree or higher in related field from an accredited institution.- A current or previously held pilot's license and/or work experience or education in the aviation industry or field.- The ability to travel to attend national and local college fairs, aviation related events and conferences.
Internal Number: 352_56406
About Western Michigan University
One of the top-100 public universities in the United States, Western Michigan University is committed to being learner centered, discovery driven and globally engaged. Founded in 1903, what was once Western Michigan College became Michigan's fourth public university in 1957. Since then, WMU has undergone dramatic growth in size and stature. Today, the University offers more than 240 academic programs to students pursuing degrees through the doctoral level. More than 20 percent of its 25,000 students are enrolled in graduate course work, studying in disciplines ranging from atomic physics and graph theory to medieval literature and blind rehabilitation. Of 101 graduate offerings available, 30 lead to a doctoral degree.