The Online and Continuous Learning team at Anderson University invites applications for the position of Marketing and Communications Specialist. The Marketing and Communications Specialist will support the execution of Anderson University’s Online and Continuous Learning communications strategies and helping to increase and grow our engagement with prospective students. Using visual and written communications, this position is instrumental in educating/sharing stories about Anderson University’s mission and programs for adult and graduate learning. The individual should be well organized, exhibit attention to detail, able to manage multiple tasks and projects, and comfortable engaging with audiences/people from a wide spectrum of backgrounds. The specialist will manage multiple projects that require different degrees of independence and team-based collaboration.
Anderson University is a “more selective” comprehensive Christian university offering bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees on campus and online. Anderson University is among US News and World Report’s “Best Regional Universities South,” and is on the publication’s “Most Innovative,” “Best Value,” “Best Undergraduate Teaching,” “Best Social Mobility” and “Best Online Programs” lists. Anderson also is ranked #27 nationally for Student Engagement by the Wall Street Journal; is a “Best College” among institutions of higher learning in the southeast by The Princeton Review; and is a three-time Apple Distinguished School.
A bachelor’s degree in communication, marketing, public relations, or a closely related field is required for this position. Applicants should have excellent communication skills and be strong writer and storyteller. Three years of experience in marketing or communications and experience in higher education are strongly preferred.
Application review will begin immediately and end with a successful appointment. Applicants are required to submit their application materials electronically. Please send you materials to email@example.com with the subject line Marketing and Communications and submit a cover letter, resume, and an AU staff application form.
In addition to being named as one of the best Southeastern Colleges by the Princeton Review, Anderson University was also recognized as a Top Tier Regional University by U.S. News & World Report, who also ranked AU the seventh “Most Innovative School” among Regional Universities in the South. AU is a two-time recipient of Apple's Distinguished School recognition, one of just a handful of universities in the world to achieve this. We are located in South Carolina’s Upstate region, a growing and thriving community with award-winning public schools with convenient access to major cities and year-round outdoor recreation.