The Director, Academic Affairs Communications oversees the day-to-day operations of communication within the Division of Academic Affairs and serves on the Operational Communications Leadership Team within the Division of Marketing and Communications. Performs other duties as assigned.
40% - Essential - Executive Communications:
-Develop executive communications for the Provost to include draft messages, talking points, presentations, remarks and speeches.
-Plan, edit, and write content for a variety of Office of the Provost communications such as Web, newsletters, emails, etc.
40% - Essential - Organizational Communications:
-Develop and implement a strategic communication plan, in consultation with the Provost and his Leadership Team, to strengthen and manage organizational communications to support programs, faculty scholarship, initiatives and activities led by Academic Affairs.
-Develop and implement metrics that benchmark and track progress in effectiveness and impact in communications.
20% - Essential - Collaborative Communications:
-Develop and maintain relationships with communicators within the Academic Affairs portfolio as well as across the institution.
-Serve as the academic communication liaison between the Division of Academic Affairs and the Division of Marketing and Communications.
-Provide insights and guidance as a communication leader.
-Assists with deploying the vision and strategy for internal changes, using communication to drive adoption of changes.
-Ensure consistency in messaging across the organization.
Education - 1st Bachelor's Degree - And public relations experience in an administrative capacity.
Education - 1st Master's Degree - Experience in media relations, Experience in comprehensive writing
Work Exp 10+ years
Firm Job Knowledge - Firm working knowledge of concepts, practices and procedures and ability to use in varied situations
Acts as Lead - Acts as a Lead by guiding the work of others who perform essentially the same work.
No Budget Responsibilities - No fiscal responsibility for the department's budget.
70% - Sit (stationary position) for prolonged period
10% - Walk or move about
5% - Ascend or descend (i.e. stairs, ladder)
Communicate, converse, give direction, express oneself
Recognize or inspect visually
Perceive, observe, clarity of vision
5% - Overnight Travel
Standard Hrs: 37.5; Expected Salary Range ($ 63,707.00 - $ 84,000.00)
ESSENTIAL PERSONNEL LEVEL
Required to follow emergency facility closure directives, and not normally expected work on-site during emergency situations.
February 27, 2023
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