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Job Summary This position will prepare, manage, and implement the overall marketing and communications strategies for UWM Dining and Retail Services, including Residential Dining, the Anytime Dining Plan, Retail Dining, UWM GRIND coffee shops, UWM convenience stores, On-Campus Vending, UWM Panther Shop, UWM Catering and the UWM Panther Card Office in service to the marketing and communications strategies of the Division of Student Affairs. Through planning, implementation, and assessment of best practices in the marketing, higher education, and collegiate food services industries, this position also contributes leadership to a dynamic, learning organization committed to the development of all members of our community.
Minimum Qualifications Minimum Qualifications:
Associate degree or higher in Communications, Language Arts, Marketing, Applied Business, related field, or commensurate experience
1 year of professional experience in Marketing, Communications, or related field
Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Communications, Language Arts, Marketing, Applied Business, or related field
1 or more years of experience in a student life/student support position
1 or more years of experience supervising staff
Experience providing student or part time staff mentorship
Demonstrated experience with specialized software used in marketing and communications efforts
Familiarity with WordPress
Application Instructions Interested applicants are required to apply online and provide a cover letter addressing your education/experience as they apply to all minimum and preferred qualifications, a resume, and a document listing the names and contact information for three professional references. UWM will not consider paper, emailed or faxed applications.
In instances where the Search and Screen Committee is unable to ascertain from a candidate’s application materials whether they meet any of the qualifications, they will be evaluated as not meeting such qualifications.
All application materials will be further evaluated as evidence of excellent written communication skills. Candidate(s) selected for hire will be required to submit official college transcripts, if applicable.
Application Notes For this position, applicants are required to apply online. UWM will not consider paper, emailed or faxed applications. Additionally, applicants must complete all required fields and attach any required documents. The process is complete when the message “Your application has been submitted” is displayed and you receive a confirmation number.
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CBC and Reference Check Policy
Employment will require a criminal background check. UWM takes the prevention of sexual misconduct seriously. As such, you and your references will be required to answer questions regarding any past findings of sexual violence and sexual harassment or any pending allegations of sexual violence or sexual harassment.
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In compliance with federal law, all persons at the time of their start date will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.