The Director or Assistant AD of Marketing & External Relations is responsible for raising awareness of, and driving attendance to, UC Riverside athletics events through creative marketing initiatives and collaboration with a variety of on-campus entities; providing attendees at athletics events with a first-rate, in-game experience; and creating or overseeing the creation of items designed to promote events and celebrate our successes. Apply online at http://jobs.ucr.edu by January 4, 2018, for priority consideration.
Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training.
Minimum of 5 years of related experience.
Skill in mentoring less experienced staff. Thorough knowledge of marketing mediums and funding sources. Thorough knowledge of the campus and/or medical center, including its achievements, mission, vision, goals, objectives and infrastructure. Thorough analytical and written communication skills. Thorough knowledge of communication principles, media, and marketing techniques. Bachelor's degree and five years of related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Strong skills in event and media activities management. Outstanding interpersonal and public relations skills with the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse community and wide range of constituencies, including the corporate community and institutional marketing personnel. Proficient in computer programs related to managing marketing functions and creating presentations. Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and photoshop. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal communication and political acumen skills. Thorough, strong project management skills.
Thorough knowledge of the campus and/or medical center products and services.
In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history and cultu...re. UCR gives every student the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.
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UCR is ranked 41st among top public universities (US News and World Report 2011) and is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer, with a commitment to workforce diversity.