Chief Marketing and Communications Officer - Tepper School of Business
Carnegie Mellon University
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Internal Number: 2020673
The Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) invites nominations and applications for the position of Chief Marketing and Communications Officer (CMCO). The Tepper School seeks a collaborative and visionary leader with a record of success in developing and implementing multi-faceted marketing and communications efforts.
Located in Pittsburgh and ranked among the best national universities, CMU is a private, global research university that stands among the world's most renowned educational institutions and sets its own course. In its 115 years, Carnegie Mellon has soared to national and international leadership in higher education and research. A birthplace of innovation since its founding, it continues to be known for innovation, for solving real-world problems and for interdisciplinary collaboration. CMU is home to more than 14,500 students and 1,300 faculty and boasts an alumni base of nearly 110,000.
The CMCO will lead the office of Marketing and Communications, the hub for both internal and external marketing and communications with a commitment to enhancing Tepper's brand through engaging messaging, dynamic print and digital collateral, and vibrant videography and photography. Working in support of Tepper's mission, the team collaborates with units throughout the school to craft communications that support enrollment efforts, advancement efforts, school initiatives, research, and achievements. In addition, the CMCO will spearhead multiple external advertising, marketing and communications agencies and individuals. The CMCO reports to the Dean and is a member of the Dean's Executive Committee. They will have 3 direct reports and a total team of 9.
For more information on the role, please see the full position specification: https://diversifiedsearchgroup.com/search/20259-cmu-cmco-tepper-school/
Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Application materials should include a letter describing interest in and qualifications for the position in relation to the attributes described above along with a resume. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience, and comes with a generous benefits package.
The recruitment for the position is being managed by Storbeck Search.
For best consideration, please send all confidential nominations, inquiries, and expressions of interest to: R. Thomas Fitch, Managing Director Beth McCarthy, Senior Associate
Carnegie Mellon (www.cmu.edu) is a private, internationally ranked research university with programs in areas ranging from science, technology and business, to public policy, the humanities and the arts. More than 12,000 students in the university’s seven schools and colleges benefit from a small student-to-faculty ratio and an education characterized by its focus on creating and implementing solutions for real problems, interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation. A global university, Carnegie Mellon’s main campus in the United States is in Pittsburgh, Pa. It has campuses in California’s Silicon Valley and Qatar, and programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Mexico.