The Marketing and Events Coordinator will provide direction and oversight for Career Services marketing, event planning, social media, and communications efforts. The planning and execution of all career-related events includes logistics, securing volunteers and staff support, and directing marketing efforts and budgeting activities as necessary. In collaboration with the Assistant Director for Assessment, this person will assist with conceptualizing and creating all print/electronic collateral and content for the purpose of raising awareness and usage of Career Services programs and resources among Oakland students, faculty, employers, and staff. The coordinator will create and implement a strategy for the use of social media and find innovative methods to highlight the center and student success stories.
Bachelor's degree in marketing, business, communication, public relations, or other related fields. One to three years of experience in marketing and communications or related field. Demonstrated ability to work on multiple projects with competing priorities and timelines, and ability to interact professionally with internal and external stakeholders as necessary to fulfill job responsibilities. Strong computer skills and experience with Adobe Creative suite, particularly Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and/or design programs. Familiarity with audio recording, editing, and/or video production. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Excellent organizational and analytical skills. Ability to communicate effectively with others.
Internal Number: 18937
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As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.