Nashoba Brooks School seeks candidates for the full-time, 12-month position of director of marketing and communications. The director of marketing and communications reports to the head of school and is responsible for the strategic planning and implementation of a comprehensive marketing and communications program to increase the visibility and promote the value proposition of Nashoba Brooks School while ensuring that the School is represented in a clear and consistent voice. The director works closely with members of the Advancement team.
Serve as an active and collaborative member of the Advancement team (Admission, Communications and Development) to maintain and enhance a positive, mission-driven and student-centered school culture.
Supervise assistant director of marketing and communications and a summer intern.
Manage the production of the Nashoba Brooks Bulletin and all other School publications including admission materials.
Develop, implement, manage, and evaluate a multi-year communication and marketing strategy, to enhance brand recognition and positive perception of Nashoba Brooks within the community.
Manage core communications functions including publication production; public and media relations; print and digital communications; advertising strategy; social media, video and photography; market research; and cultivating relations with local media.
Ensure effective implementation of website and social media strategy and content.
Coordinate the development and management of the marketing and communications budget.
Coordinate deployment of schoolwide and emergency notifications and communications such as cancellations due to inclement weather.
Participate in School duties, events, and activities.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including content development and copy editing.
Superior organization and project management.
Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as collaboratively as a member of a highly productive team in a dynamic work environment.
Outstanding creative, efficient, and effective problem solving.
Master’s degree and five years experience preferred.
Familiarity with independent schools preferred.
Demonstrated commitment to continuous learning and growth.
Optimistic, enthusiastic growth mindset and commitment to leveraging talented teams to achieve ambitious goals.
Demonstrated talent, ambition, and teamwork required.
Ability to coach and/or lead a student activity preferred.
The successful candidate will model integrity, professionalism, curiosity, responsibility, creativity and respect for all persons, as well as a demonstrated commitment to advancing the School’s core values of integrity, collaboration, inclusivity, empathy, and resilience.
About Nashoba Brooks School of Concord
Nashoba Brooks School is an independent school for boys and girls, age 3-Grade 3; Girls, Grades 4-8. The school is committed to personal excellence in academics, athletics and the arts within its mission of preparing students for “…a life of continuous learning, accomplishment, and leadership in a diverse and changing world.” Nashoba Brooks believes that diversity enriches and strengthens community and challenges individuals to become agents of change in creating a more fair and equitable world. Campus highlights include two gyms; two science centers; a dining-meeting commons; and a dedicated arts building with music labs, visual arts studios, and an auditorium with a performance stage. Over 90 percent of the Middle School girls participate in interscholastic athletics. Service learning is embedded in the curriculum at every level, and students are actively engaged in making connections to the community. Situated on nearly 30 acres of woodlands and former farm fields, Nashoba Brooks is two miles from the center of Concord, Massachusetts.