Community Manager All times are in Eastern Daylight Time. Job ID 2017-2269 # Positions 1 Department Brand Strategy & Integrated Communications Posted Date 8/3/2017 Category Administrator More information about this job: Overview: The Office of Brand Strategy and Integrated Communications at Quinnipiac University has an exciting new opportunity for a Community Manager to maintain the voice of Quinnipiac University on its flagship and other key social media channels. The Community Manager is responsible for developing and maintaining a content calendar and creating and publishing content across key platforms — including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, parts of the QU.edu site and digital signage located across the university's three campuses. About The Office of Brand Strategy and Integrated Communications: The Office of Brand Strategy and Integrated Communications is responsible for brand and marketing communications strategy, planning, execution and reporting across all University communications channels. The work of the Office of Brand Strategy and Integrated Communications is segmented into four core functions: Brand Strategy, Identity, Awareness and Communications Governance Brand Marketing Communications Marketing Communications Consulting Services Creative & Editorial Services About Quinnipiac University: Quinnipiac is a private, coeducational, nonsectarian institution located 90 minutes north of New York City and two hours from Boston. The university enrolls 7,000 full-time undergraduate and 3,000 graduate and part-time students in 100 degree programs through its Schools of Business, Communications, Education, Engineering, Health Sciences, Law, Medicine, Nursing and College of Arts and Sciences. Quinnipiac consistently ranks among the top regional universities in the North in U.S. News & World Report's America's "Best Colleges" issue. Quinnipiac also is recognized in Princeton Review's "The Best 380 Colleges." The Chronicle of Higher Education has named Quinnipiac among the "Great Colleges to Work For." For more information, please visit www.qu.edu. Responsibilities:
Partner with Associate Director of Live Communications to develop and optimize social media communications strategies
Plan and maintain digital content calendars for university live channels and social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, parts of the QU.edu site and digital signage located across the university's three campuses)
Create, repurpose and execute digital content for all live channels
Capture quality photography via smart phones as well as DSLRs for use in digital platforms
Maintain the university's primary external facing event calendar (calendar.quinnipiac.edu)
Assist Associate Director of Live Communications in monitoring social media performance including analytics, reporting, etc.
Develop and maintain competitive analyses on a monthly basis including content activity, performance, etc.
Become the expert in social media news and innovation; keeping current and formally sharing best in class engagement programs, platform upgrades or restrictions of note, etc. Qualifications & Special Instructions to Applicants: Bachelors' degree required A minimum of 5 to 7 years of experience with communications and social media Detail oriented with strong organizational skills, and the ability to handle multiple projects in a fast paced, deadline driven environment Strong working knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat Strong writing skills for multiple types of content Keen news judgment Strong editing skills Knowledge of AP style Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously Ability to collaborate and establish a clean, efficient work flow Quinnipiac University is considering only those applicants who have valid authorization to work in the United States. Quinnipiac University does not sponsor employment based visas for this position. TO APPLY
Quinnipiac University is a thriving private university with 6,500 undergraduate and 2,500 graduate students, located in Hamden, Connecticut, approximately 90 minutes from New York City and two hours from Boston. Consistently ranked among the best universities by U.S. News & World Report and recently named one of the 2013 Great Colleges to Work For by The Chronicle of Higher Education, Quinnipiac o...ffers 58 undergraduate majors and 20 graduate and professional programs, including those leading to degrees in both law and medicine. At the core of Quinnipiac is its commitment to teaching and collaboration. Quinnipiac fosters partnerships among students and with faculty; it is a spirited, welcoming campus. For more information, please visit our website.