Assistant Director, Advancement Communications
The Division of University Advancement seeks a qualified individual
for the position of Assistant Director of Advancement
Communications. Reporting to the Senior Director of Advancement
Communications, this position will coordinate and support the
development of a variety of communication products, primarily
focusing on print projects. Print and other communications projects
share the dual goals of increasing engagement among the division’s
constituents (alumni, parents, donors, etc.) and also increasing
revenue and event attendance through the direct and indirect use of
Other duties as assigned. This is a full-time position. Unless
otherwise noted, work is conducted on-site at an open office
environment at the University.
- Strong written communication skills; ability to express
information effectively and to create, compose, and edit
- Experience with production of printed materials preferred
- Provide copy editing support for the Division of University
Advancement; experience implementing AP preferred.
- Network with colleagues across campus to gather story ideas
from schools and departments and stay up-to-date on University
events and initiatives.
- Provide staff support at key University events as needed.
- Ability to organize work, coordinate with team members to
accomplish goals, and ensure progress is made on assigned
- Experience using Google Workspace applications, Microsoft
Office Suite, and Adobe Creative Suite.
- Support the Division of University Advancement in achieving its
strategic and fundraising goals, as well as Campaign goals, through
positive and productive interaction and collaboration with all
departmental staff, University liaisons, and external
Bachelor’s degree required. Two (2) to four (4) years of experience
working in a communications or marketing role within a higher
education institution. Relevant education can supplement years of
Direct experience working with a variety of communications tools
and projects. Excellent writing and editing skills. Working
knowledge of Google suite of applications. Proficient with
Microsoft and Adobe Photoshop. Photography, videography, and
graphic design proficiencies preferred, but not required.
Ability to drive a motor vehicle (campus or non-campus) on behalf
of University business. Possession of current and valid U.S.
driver’s license appropriate to the type of university vehicle and
an acceptable Motor Vehicle Driving Record (MVR) as stipulated in
the Vehicle Guidelines and Procedure Manual administered through
the office of Environmental Health and Safety.
To apply, visit https://staff-cua.icims.com/jobs/11722/assistant-director%2c-advancement-communications/job?in_iframe=1