Founded in 1819, the University of Cincinnati ranks among the nation's best urban public research universities. Home to more than 47,000 students, 10,500 faculty and staff and 330,000 alumni, UC combines a Top 35 research university with a physical setting The New York Times calls "the most ambitious campus design program in the country."
With the launch of Next Lives Here, the Cincinnati Innovation District, a $100 million JobsOhio investment, eight straight years of record enrollment, worldwide leadership in cooperative education, a dynamic academic health center and entry into the Big 12 athletic conference, UC's momentum has never been stronger. UC's annual budget tops $1.6 billion and its endowment totals $1.9 billion.
The Office of Marketing and Communication is seeking a Marketing Coordinator. Reporting to the Director of Marketing, the Marketing Coordinator will be a vital member in the Marketing and Communication department, which serves the largest college at the University of Cincinnati. This team member will serve as the department's primary contact with the College of Arts and Sciences recruitment team, working closely to ensure timely, targeted communications are delivered to prospective students and their parents at strategic touchpoints during the academic year recruitment cycle. To do this, the Marketing Coordinator will work closely with the Recruitment team, managing, updating and delivering assets from email and text communications to print collateral. Additionally, the Marketing Coordinator will support the office through technical, social media and web support. The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, comfortable being trained but also a self-starter.
This position has the possibility of a hybrid in-person/online work assignment.
Develop, coordinate, implement and revise marketing plans and promotional materials.
Develop customer and department profiles; plan ads and media mix.
Assess, develop and coordinate public relations campaigns.
Monitor, track and evaluate results; recommend changes.
Compile, update and report marketing data related to advertising and marketing programs.
Assist with the design, layout and writing of print materials.
Prepare/submit for approval budget and quarterly revision.
Recommend cost containment proposals where applicable.
Coordinate/evaluate bidding process regarding advertising and promotional materials.
Monitor progress/quality of bid packages.
Ensure student artists meet quality and style work standards.
Determine program schedules, deadlines, etc.
Perform related duties based on departmental need.
Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Education, Graphic Arts, Liberal Arts, Marketing, or related field.
Five (5) years of relevant work experience and/or other specialized training can be used in lieu of education requirement.
One (1) year of experience in development and implementation of marketing and/or advertising plans.
Additional Qualifications Considered
Professional experience with social media (TikTok, Instagram, Twitter etc.), social media scheduling software (Sprout Social or similar), content creation (graphics and video) and content creation software (Adobe Creative Suite, Canva or similar).
Knowledge of CMS (Adobe Experience Manager or similar), CRM systems (Slate, Salesforce or similar), Email Marketing Systems (Constant Contact or similar) and proficient in Microsoft Office Suite platforms
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability work in a teamwork centered environment
Ability to work with diverse populations
Organized, detail oriented, and excellent time management skills
Ability to multi-task, shift focus quickly, and a quick learner
Physical Requirements/Work Environment
Office environment/no specific unusual physical or environmental demands.
Compensation and Benefits
UC offers a wide array of complementary and affordable benefit options, to meet the financial, educational, health, and wellness needs of you and your family. Eligibility varies by position and FTE.
Competitive salary range of $44,000 dependent on the candidate's experience.
Comprehensive insurance plans including medical, dental, vision, and prescription coverage.
Flexible spending accounts and an award-winning employee wellness program, plus an employee assistance program.
Financial security via our life and long-term disability insurance, accident and illness insurance, and retirement savings plans.
Generous paid time off work options including vacation, sick leave, annual holidays, and winter season days in addition to paid parental leave.
Tuition remission is available for employees and their eligible dependents.
Enjoy discounts for on and off-campus activities and services.
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.
HISTORY IN BRIEF - The University of Cincinnati is a public urban serving research institution that was founded in 1819 and today is one of the country’s largest universities offering more than 350 academic programs to more than 44,000 students. UC has many top ranked programs in areas such as Music and Arts, Medical and Human-Services, Criminal Justice and more. Located in an urban setting, UC is close to the heart of Cincinnati and allows easy access for students to enjoy all that the city offers. UC is also the alma mater of many notables such as President William Howard Taft; Albert Sabin, developer of the oral polio vaccine; Astronaut Neil Armstrong and Mary Weinberg, 2008 Olympic gold medalist. UC is classified as a Research University (Very High Research Activity) by the Carnegie Commission and is ranked as one of America’s top 35 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. UC jumped 17 spots in the U.S. News & World Report rankings in the past two years alone. In addition to being named a “green university” by Princeton Review, UC has been named one of the world’s most beautiful campuses by Forbes and Delta Sky magazines. Learn more at www.uc.edu.MISSIO...N STATEMENT - The University of Cincinnati serves the people of Ohio, the nation, and the world as a premier, public, urban research university dedicated to undergraduate, graduate, and professional education, experience-based learning, and research. We are committed to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff, and all of our activities. We provide an inclusive environment where innovation and freedom of intellectual inquiry flourish. Through scholarship, service, partnerships, and leadership, we create opportunity, develop educated and engaged citizens, enhance the economy and enrich our University, city, state and global community.