Assistant Director, Public Relations
DATE POSTED: 20-JUN-08
POSITION TITLE: Assistant Director, Public Relations
PERSONNEL STATUS: Exempt, Full-time, Regular
DEPARTMENT: Office of Institutional Advancement
CLOSING DATE: 14-JUL-08
RESPONSIBILITIES: The incumbent will manage online communications that build the University’s relationships with internal and external audiences. Specific duties include: written, photographic and video content for UMBC’s internal and external websites; project management and content development for new UMBC websites and e-newsletter writing; and performing other duties as assigned.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Education/Experience: Requires a Bachelor’s degree and at least three years of online communications experience. Must have excellent writing, organizational, and interpersonal skills, as well as experience in digital photography and video production. Experience using social networking as a marketing tool is preferred.
SALARY: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
APPLICATION: For best consideration, submit a cover letter, resume, three writing samples, and links to photography and video projects by July 14, 2008 (resumes will be accepted until the position is filled) to: Assistant Director, Public Relations Search Committee, Office of Institutional Advancement, UMBC, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250
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