The Boston College Career Center, a unit of the Division of Student Affairs, is accepting applications for a full-time Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications.
Working with the Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and the Career Center leadership team, the Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications manages the overall marketing and communications strategy for the Career Center. The Assistant Director will work to increase the connection of the Career Center to various constituencies (e.g., students, campus partners and external partners) through the creation and delivery of engaging content that reinforces our work to ensure career discernment and career readiness are integrated throughout the student experience.The Boston College Career Center is the centralized career office for approximately 9,000 undergraduate students and 5,000 graduate students at Boston College. Our goal is to empower all Boston College students to lead meaningful personal and professional lives. We work closely with a broad array of partners to ensure that vocational discernment and career readiness are a university priority and work to integrate career development across the student life cycle.RESPONSIBILITIES: Design and implement the overall marketing strategy for the Boston College Career Center, including management of creative content for all marketing materials and digital channels Create a consistent brand for the Career Center through effective content marketing Oversee the development and execution of the Career Center's visual identity Identify the most effective ways to deliver our messages including management of creative content for all marketing materials and digital channels, including social media Supervise and manage student marketing interns assisting with the day-to-day creation of marketing materials, including graphic, video and social media content
Position Details: Department: 025601 - Career Center Position: 00003106 - Assistant Director, Marketing and Communications, Career Center Grade: 3RD Hiring Range: 53,450 - 66,800
Bachelor's degree Two or more years of professional level experience in marketing/communications having developed effective promotional material for target audiences Exceptional written and oral communication skills Strong project management skills Proven ability to collaborate with others from a diverse range of backgrounds Detail-oriented, well-organized, high energy and outcomes driven in a high paced environment Experience with social media strategy and managing social media outlets Experience with email marketing and social media tools such as Constant Contact, Emma, Facebook, SnapChat, Twitter, LinkedIn, Hootsuite and Instagram; experience with Google Analytics, video editing, and mobile applications a plus Excellent computer skills, including proficiency with Mac OS, Microsoft applications, HTML, Adobe Creative Suite, and web design software Experience with marketing and social media analytics to ensure effective marketing of programs
INTERESTED APPLICANTS SHOULD SUBMIT A COVER LETTER AND RESUME OF RELEVANT EXPERIENCE.
Boston College is one of the nation's best and most selective universities, with U.S. News & World Report ranking Boston College 31st among national universities, and Forbes ranking it 26th in its 2012 America's Best Colleges listing. Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both tea...ching and research having earned nearly $60 million in research grants in the last year alone. The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation.