The successful candidate will have: Strong writing, editing, analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills. Clear understanding of and experience applying marketing strategy management and communications concepts, tools, and approaches for both internal and external audiences. Demonstrated ability to create persuasive and clear communications in all forms, traditional and electronic, and with varying audiences. Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills. Demonstrated skills in managing small and large projects with multiple internal and external partners, as well as experience in supervising multiple staff members and projects. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and diplomatically with a variety of individuals including university leadership, faculty, staff, students, leaders, and external stakeholders, as well as maintain effective working relationships with colleagues, professional staff, and artists. Ability to prioritize, focus and achieve results in a fast paced and complex university environment.
Preference will be given to a candidate with:
• 5-7 years of combined marketing, digital media and public relations/communications experience
• Experience in the arts – particularly in a changing regional, national, and international higher education environment – or in philanthropy, non-profit organizations, government or public service