Assist PR Manager to increase the Institute for Materials Research (IMR) and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)‘s visibility by planning, managing and executing news and information strategies; executes marketing plans; developing and maintaining publications program; coordinates all public relations and communications activities for IMR and ECE as directed by the PR Manager including development of electronic and print materials and management/coverage of special events; writes and distributes news release items, and works with faculty and researchers to collect and prepare information for professional and media dissemination; creates, edits and procures brochures, posters, promotional flyers; produces, responsible for updates and maintenance of the department website and its content using a content management system with technical assistance from the Colleges IT personnel; manages the department’s social media presence; assists with development efforts and acts as liaison with media personnel within the College and University; prepares announcements, web-documents or related materials for mini-conferences and alumni or student events.
Additional Information for Applicants::
This position has been reposted.
Bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, arts administration, journalism, English or an equivalent combination of education and experience; experience in writing, editing, publicity, media relations, marketing, publication production and disseminating news releases; desktop publishing experience and skills.
Experience with electronic communication, personal computers, fundraising, and marketing; basic photography and videography; knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite; experience with web authoring; knowledge of electrical engineering; excellent interpersonal and written communication skills and commitment to quality.
Target Salary: $17.12 - $19.24 Hourly
Job Category: Administrative and Professional
Job Appointment (FTE%):
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