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Strategic Communications Manager

For UVM Career Center

Tell inspiring and educational stories to promote career exploration, readiness and success. Stories that explain why career preparation matters and how students can go about it; stories that let employers and alums know how to engage in mentoring and recruit UVM talent; stories that inspire faculty & staff to collaborate on the integrations of career prep; stories that help parents feel equipped to support their student’s success; and stories that celebrate the great successes of UVM grads.

As a member of the UVM Strategic Communications team assigned to the UVM Career Center, provide a broad array of communications and marketing support to advance the Career Center’s mission in alignment with university-wide strategic communications activities. Represent the interests of the Career Center in planning and execution of university-wide communications and marketing activities. Develop, implement, and evaluate the marketing of event and career resources for UVM students; manage the Career Center’s online presence, social media account(s), and coordinate communications through the Handshake career services platform; produce a variety of print and digital media and marketing products; collaborate with divisional and university colleagues. Recruit and supervise student staff. Conduct promotional outreach directly and through student staff; represent the Career Center at events. Support and promote a safe and growth-focused environment for students and staff of all races, ethnicities, religious and national origins, gender and sexual orientations, abilities and ages.

Nov 22, 2021
Dec 13, 2021
2-3 years professional experience in a marketing or communications-related position and Bachelor’s degree in relevant field (or work equivalent) required. Knowledge of marketing and communications principles including research, publicity, promotions, traditional and social media, materials production, and related technology required. Effective organizational, administrative, written and verbal communications skills required. Comfort with, and demonstrated commitment to, multicultural competence and to fostering a collaborative environment required. Ability to operate independently and as part of a team with equal success needed.
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