Normal Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 8am to 4:45pm; occasional evenings and weekends as required
Job Summary: The Marketing Coordinator I is responsible for marketing, promotion, and publicity functions for a department, college, or division. Responsibilities could include creating and implementing marketing strategies using advertising, media, direct mail, and other printed material, broadcast outlets and mailing lists; overseeing the production of the materials specified in marketing plans and calendars; consulting with product and/or program development; developing budgets, and maintaining good working relations with the news media.
Additional Department Summary: This position is responsible for the implementation of strategies and tactics for the marketing of distance learning programs in the division of Online Learning. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, placing print and electronic ads with the media, overseeing production of print materials, researching competition for degree programs, creating, updating and maintaining social media accounts, processing content edits to the website, coordinating marketing for various programs and coordinating production of video testimonials.
Required Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree and some experience.
Skills and Knowledge: Good organizational skills, excellent communication skills, and ability to handle multiple projects at once.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience with Microsoft products (Word, EXCEL) and social media marketing is preferred.
Background Investigation Statement: Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation and information obtained from social media and other internet sources. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction or negative behavioral red flags will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction or negative behavioral red flags before a hiring decision is made.
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