Marketing and Communications Coordinator, SEAS Marketing, Communications and Outreach
University at Buffalo (SUNY)
Location: Buffalo, New York
Internal Number: 36210
Position Title: Marketing and Communications Coordinator, SEAS Marketing, Communications and Outreach
Posting Number: P220256
Salary Range: $44,374 - $47,500
The University at Buffalo School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) is seeking a creative and motivated professional to create, share and measure engaging content across multiple platforms. The Marketing and Communications Coordinator will collaborate with the Director and Associate Directors of Communications to build and execute marketing plans with key SEAS constituents, including students, faculty, staff, alumni, donors and industry partners. They will be a vital team member in a highly collaborative and creative environment, dedicated to telling great stories, creating flexible content and driving engagement to promote the SEAS disciplinary excellence initiatives aimed at increasing the school's ranking, reputation, recruiting, and enrollment.
As the Marketing and Communications Coordinator, you will be responsible for creating and developing accessible and on-brand marketing materials. The ideal candidate will have a mix of creative skills and a love of storytelling.
Specific duties may include:
Generate content for print and digital advertisements such as news articles, magazine articles, press releases, flyers, postcards, event collateral and promotional items among other communications pieces
Create, manage and update content for SEAS websites and event landing pages using UB's Content Management System (CMS)
Assist in email marketing campaigns and event support, from design to post-campaign evaluation
Develop multimedia content including graphics, video and photography to capture the cutting-edge research and scholarly outreach of our key constituents
Provide support and post content on SEAS social media channels
Process requests for marketing and communications service
Outstanding Benefits Package Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.
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University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Bachelor's degree in Communications, Marketing, Journalism, Media Study, or related field (a degree outside of these areas but with relevant work experience will be considered)
2 years of relevant marketing and communications experience
Excellent written and oral communications skills and familiarity with AP style
Knowledge of various social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and YouTube
Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite programs such as InDesign and Photoshop
Experience working in higher education
Audio/video/photo capturing and editing experience
The University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifies ambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities to achieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to further knowl¬edge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates who are valued for their talents and their impact on global society.