Job posted by: New York University
Posted on: January 22, 2014
NYU STERN SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
Assistant Director of Communications
NYU's prestigious Leonard N. Stern School of Business has an exciting opportunity available for an Assistant Director of Communications in the Undergraduate College. The selected candidate will work with the Undergraduate College Public Affairs team on all marketing communications efforts for a multitude of audiences, including prospective and current students and their parents, faculty, staff, recruiters and alumni. S/he will execute digital content strategy using a broad spectrum of tools (web content management, digital signage, e-mail, newsletters, social media, slideshows, video, etc.). The selected candidate will develop, design, and maintain systems and procedures for managing and streamlining cohesive and holistic communications. Other responsibilities include tracking, assembling, understanding, and reporting metrics and data to measure outcomes of marketing programs, as well as researching and soliciting bids for services with select vendors, including videographers, photographers, designers, and writers.
A Bachelor's degree and 2 years relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Experience in marketing/communications, digital media, graphic design, and/or web content management is required, preferably in the context of a college or university, similar organization, or agency. Must include experience in the digital space including managing website(s), blog(s), interactive content, social media, and/or other online platforms. Candidates must have experience with Photoshop, InDesign, and content management systems. Experience in writing, graphic design, web communications, and marketing with a focus on using new media and digital media to deliver integrated messages to key audiences is preferred, as is an understanding of HTML, Final Cut Pro, and social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram. Experience designing and editing PowerPoint templates and slide and a knowledge of Google Analytics and analyzing web and social media metrics is preferred.
New York University Stern School of Business, located in Greenwich Village, is one of the nation's premier management education schools and research centers. We offer a collegial and supportive culture, an excellent benefits package, which includes NYU tuition reimbursement for self and eligible family members, flexible work program for eligible employees, generous vacation, health, dental and pension plans. For more information about working at NYU and to apply for this position online (20095436), please visit our web site at: www.nyucareers.com. In your cover letter, please indicate where you learned about this opportunity. We accept online applications only.
NYU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.