The University of Michigan has an enormously powerful brand as we are known for our global presence, academic excellence, history, and commitment to diversity. As the Assistant Vice President for Marketing Communications, you will be a senior leader within the Office of the Vice President for Communications, reporting to the Vice President for Communications.
You will work with teams to clarify an overarching university brand strategy and develop and execute initiatives to advance the brand and reputation. You will contribute to an integrated communications and marketing strategy and develop a creative, innovative, and high-functioning organization. Your work will positively affect the student experience, broadly share news of faculty impact, and engage the community. At the University of Michigan, our dedication to academic excellence for the public good is inseparable from our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. For more information, visit https://president.umich.edu/initiatives-and-focus-areas/diversity-equity-inclusion/
Bachelor's degree in marketing, design, or a related field.
7+ years' experience in marketing, advertising or other creative production fields at a leadership level including applied experience in strategy development, long-range planning, innovation and aligning the marketing function to institutional priorities and mission.
Commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion and how those ideals are supported by a marketing communications function.
Experience developing and implementing multi-channel marketing campaigns including creative development.
Additional Salary Information: In addition to a career filled with purpose and opportunity, The University of Michigan offers a comprehensive benefits package to help you stay well, protect yourself and your family and plan for a secure future. Benefits include:
Generous time off
A retirement plan that provides two-for-one matching contributions with immediate vesting
Many choices for comprehensive health insurance
Long-term disability coverage
Flexible spending accounts for healthcare and dependent care expenses