The Agnes Irwin School, an all-girls' Pre-K through 12th grade independent school in the Philadelphia suburbs, is committed to fostering the intellectual and personal growth of girls and young women. Providing its students with a rigorous academic education, AIS is dedicated to developing each student's highest potential in intellect, character, and physical well-being.
The Agnes Irwin School is seeing an experienced, creative and strategic Director of Marketing and Communications to serve as the School's chief communications and marketing officer. Reporting directly to the Head of School, the Director of Marketing and Communications will exercise strategic thinking, leadership, creativity, collaboration and executive administrative skills to develop and implement a strategic marketing and communications plan.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Create, implement, and assess comprehensive communications, marketing, and public relations strategies and programs that support the School's position as a leading independent educational institution
Lead a centralized communications and marketing department that serves as an in-house agency for execution of strategic and creative practices across the School's initiatives, programs and events
Collaborate at both strategic and tactical levels with school leadership to develop policies and procedures that ensure effective brand management
Develop and manage departmental budget, coordinate with other departments on shared budget for communications and marketing initiatives
Formulate and execute annual print and web-based advertising campaigns to support admission as well as advancement initiatives
Assist, as needed, in writing presentations, speeches, grants and general editorial content
Successful Candidate will Possess:
Bachelor's degree and 5 to 7 years of experience in communications, marketing, and public relations or an equivalent combination of education and experience required; minimum of three years of management-level experience required
Previous school, university, or non profit experience highly preferred
Considerable knowledge of print, internet, broadcast, and social media communications strategies
Demonstrated public speaking skills and ability to communicate at all constituent levels; significant professional writing, editing, and publications experience
Demonstrable hands-on experience with InDesign, Photoshop and /or other Adobe creative software
Ability to manage multiple tasks and competing deadlines simultaneously
Ability to successfully manage a team and collaborate with others
Willingness and ability to work evenings and weekends as necessary
The Agnes Irwin School does not discriminate in any term or condition of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, ancestry, citizenship, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic or status protected by federal, state, or local law.
About The Agnes Irwin School
The Agnes Irwin School is a Pre-K through 12, all-girls' school located in Rosemont, PA