Communications Program Coordinator
Walter Cronkite School
Posted Rate of Pay
$30,508-35,000 per year; DOE
Duties and Responsibilities
The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication is seeking a Communications Program Coordinator to work with the Coordinator, Senior to execute a broad variety of public relations, writing, communications, Web and marketing tasks supporting marketing, public relations, internal and external communications and publications, visibility, branding, special projects, recruitment, retention and related operations for the Cronkite School and its various components.
The communications program coordinator will be part of a team producing frequent, time-sensitive content such as Web updates, press releases, newsletters, brochures, ad copy, reports and an annual alumni magazine, in accordance with AP style. This team sometimes puts in irregular hours and may be asked to work occasional nights and weekends.
– Authoring press releases, feature articles, university communications and collateral, external and internal correspondence, and Web copy;
– Assisting in maintaining Web and social media presence;
– Planning and executing marketing events;
– Meeting with other university stakeholders as necessary;
– Drafting internal and external correspondence;
– Generating reports;
– Coordinating logistics and schedules and assembling materials in the course of regular work;
– Performing other job-related duties and special projects as assigned.
DAYS AND SCHEDULE: Monday-Friday 8:00AM-5:00PM, to include some nights and weekends
Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications or closely related field and one year of related experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.
– One to three years of experience working in journalism or public relations fields.
– Demonstrated experience writing and editing for the Web and print publications.
– Demonstrated experience using multimedia and social media tools as well as updating websites using standard content management systems.
Department Statement/Gen Info
The Cronkite School is a nationally recognized professional program that prepares students for careers as reporters, editors, producers, correspondents, anchors, media managers and public relations specialists. Our students go on to online media outlets, television stations, newspapers, magazines, radio stations, newsletters, public relations firms and corporate and government public relations departments.
The Cronkite School has moved to the center of downtown Phoenix. Our students are learning in a new, state-of-the-art journalism building that is one of the most sophisticated journalism education complexes in the nation. They are just a brief walk from The Arizona Republic, three major network-affiliated TV stations, the state’s dominant news Web site, radio stations, public relations agencies and much more. In fact, our students are closer to a major metropolitan newspaper and big-market TV stations than any journalism school in the country.
Background Check Statement
ASU conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications.
Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 70,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation’s fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.
Arizona State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Immediate opening. Applications will continue to be accepted and reviewed on an on-going basis until the search is closed.
Instructions to Apply
Complete the required information by attaching a single document, which includes: a cover letter, resume, and the names, addresses and phone numbers of three professional references. Please include all employment in month/year format (e.g., 6/88 to 8/94), job title, job duties and name of employer for each position. Resume should clearly illustrate how prior knowledge and experience meets the Minimum and Desired qualifications of this position. Interviewees will be asked to prepare a press release immediately before the interview.
REQUESTED MATERIAL MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT.
Only electronic applications are accepted for this position. If you need assistance applying for this job, please contact our customer service center at 480-965-2701.
ASU does not pay candidates for travel expenses associated with interviewing, unless otherwise indicated by the department at the time of call for interview.
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Global Communications Specialist
Work Schedule: Full Time
Flowserve is the recognized world leader in supplying pumps, valves, seals, automation, and services to the power, oil, gas, chemical, and other industries. With more than 15,000 employees in more than 55 countries, we combine our global reach with a local presence.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The Communications Specialist is a key contributor to the Flowserve Global Communications department, a group which supports both internal and external communications requirements of company operations.
The role is responsible for supporting a broad range communications functions, including:
– Develops and manages posting of content for company intranet site and company website
– Owns consolidated weekly e-mail announcements and translation process
– Contributes content to global digital signage network
– Manages online literature ordering and fulfillment system and processes
– Supports internal communications requirements for a variety of functional organizations and corporate initiatives
– Participates in strategic planning for Global Communications department
– Supports development of integrated communications plans for primary internal customers and oversees tactical implementations
Join a company with the most comprehensive product lines and broadest applications experience in the world. You’ll be part of a team known for its industry-leading talent, unparalleled portfolio and unmatched commitment to customer success. Our culture promotes recognition and rewards creativity, hard work and commitment. We invite you to put your talents and experience in motion with Flowserve. Flowserve is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Education and Experience:
– College degree; communications, advertising, journalism or comparable preferred
– 1-3 years relevant experience in agency or corporate communications environment
– Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Lotus Notes
– Familiarity with utilization of social networking applications (Twitter, Facebook, etc.) and content management systems (Vignette, Sharepoint, etc.)
Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
– Must have exceptional writing and editing skills
– Demonstrated ability to manage multiple, high-profile projects under tight deadlines
– Multilingual and/or international experience a plus
– Regularly required to sit or stand, and move about the facility.
– Required to be able to read documents and computer screens.
– Some international travel required
Personal Protective Equipment:
– Usual office working conditions.
Will be required to perform other duties as requested, directed or assigned.
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Web site: http://flowserve.contacthr.com/20789249