A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.
University Human Resources seeks a Marketing Coordinator to join its communications team.
The HR Communications team advances the university's missions of teaching, research and patient care by supporting 50,000 employees across three campuses and a health system. We communicate about the university's benefits plans, health and well-being programs, human resources policies, employee engagement and recognition programs, professional development programs, recruiting and employment services, and more (visit hr.umich.edu).
The Marketing Coordinator will be an integral member of our team, working directly with our communications specialists, multimedia designers, social media coordinators, and web developer.
This person will be responsible for executing elements of communication and marketing plans, including articles, videos, emails, website content and more.
The Marketing Coordinator will also track metrics, develop marketing materials and coordinate email campaigns.
We're looking for a collaborative team player with excellent communication skills. Must have strong attention to detail and experience managing projects and deadlines at the same time. A proven ability delivering results is a must, as is the ability to think independently and seek creative solutions to problems.
This position will report to the Associate Director of Communications.
Prepare communication materials such as emails, webpages, articles and videos
Coordinate the distribution of materials through print, websites, email, digital signs, social media and more
Coordinate email marketing campaigns, including writing or reviewing messages, scheduling delivery, managing distribution lists and improving effectiveness through testing and other best practices
Write or update content for webpages using a content management system
Assist with video production through any of the following: developing concepts and scripts, coordinating production schedules, filming interviews, editing video, posting to video hosting sites
Additional duties as assigned
Bachelor's degree required and minimum 3 years of experience in a marketing or communications position preferred
Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
Proven success meeting deadlines and managing multiple projects at the same time
Experience producing videos or supporting video production
Experience developing or coordinating email marketing campaigns, with basic knowledge of HTML code and experience with email management tools such as MailChimp desired
Commitment to creating and maintaining a positive, inclusive workplace
Experience with MailChimp, Constant Contact or other email marketing systems
Experience using iMovie, Final Cut Pro or other video editing software
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Internal Number: 181082
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