YCCI Asst Dir, Clin Res Content Strategy Marketing
Location: New Haven, Connecticut
Internal Number: 67544BR
1. Serves as senior strategist for digital implementation for the University's central communications efforts. 2. Provides strategic guidance to University officers and other senior staff on cutting edge technical and visual avenues to enhance University communications; alerts department and University leadership to new opportunities in digital communications and social media. 3. Provides expertise in institutional website design, including University-wide templates for website implementation. 4. Provides graphic design, illustration and/or photography for complex, interactive, and traditional University publications. 5. Manages relationships with campus partners and clients. Builds a campus-wide community of digital and social-media communicators; develops institution-wide best practices; advocates for appropriate shared resources; takes advantage of economies of scale and execution on key communications efforts. 6. Makes final determinations of effective visual communications for departments and clients. 7. Evaluates and selects appropriate tools; develops informative reports for web and interactive analytics for key University websites; provides routine metric reports. 8. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Exp working in leadership/consultancy role/startup environment and/or in entrepreneurship/innovation higher education, leading creative/communications/video for a department, center, or org, collaborating with creatives across media, working w/ Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Pro, brand & org identity development, vendor management, digital communications, web & social media mgmt.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Exp working in leadership/consultancy role/startup environment and/or in entrepreneurship/innovation higher education, leading creative/communications/video for a department, center, or org, collaborating with creatives across media, working w/ Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Pro, brand & org identity development, vendor management, digital communications, web & social media mgmt.
Required Skill/ability 5: Demonstrated ability to manage, organize, and execute complex projects; multi-task, identify, analyze, and resolve problems efficiently and effectively; use independent good judgment and to assess risk; and independently follow-through on tasks, develop and execute work plans, prioritize work, and manage multiple assignments to meet deadlines.
Posting Position Title: Communications, Senior Digital Officer
Required Skill/ability 3: Demonstrated ability to build and develop internal and external relationships. Strong interpersonal skills; excellent verbal, written and presentation skills. Understanding of key marketing concepts in audience research, positioning, and messaging. Experience with thoughtfully addressing issues of diversity and inclusion.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: YCCI Asst Dir, Clin Res Content Strategy Marketing
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated excellence in branding, strategic planning, and project management; proven ability to manage complex projects and lead effective teams. Self-motivated with ability to work both collaboratively and independently. Awareness of industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices.
Required Skill/ability 4: Demonstrated ability to evaluate information, formulate logical and objective conclusions, and make recommendations for effective solutions, strategies, and approaches; and ability to distill and communicate complex information into understandable information. Creative and relatable voice proven ability in stakeholder engagement and community building.
Required Skill/ability 2: Demonstrated ability in digital communications and content development, including graphic design, photography, video, web, and social media management. Demonstrated technology and software application skills; ability to learn new software; highly skilled in communications software and knowledge of technology platforms used in the industry.
Bachelor's Degree and ten years of experience in complex organizations or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Familiarity with web and social media technologies. Expertise in InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.