Description: The Speyer Legacy School, a K-8 school for intellectually gifted, accelerated learners in Manhattan, seeks a Director of Marketing and Communications. Reporting to the Head of School, the Director will lead and direct all aspects of the School's marketing, communications, and public relations programs relating to student enrollment and retention. Working in collaboration with the Directors of Advancement and Admissions, the successful candidate will possess knowledge of branding and proven marketing techniques, experience with strategic, data-driven planning, and strong interpersonal and communications skills.
The successful candidate ideally will have experience in an independent school environment, although other relevant marketing and comunications experince will also be acceptable. A master's degree is a preferred qualification, along with a minimum of five years of related experience. Candidates should possess excellent writing and speaking skills. Experience with a variety of design programs (such as Adobe Creative Suite) is helpful, as is a strong understanding of how to utilize social media in a school's marketing effort.
Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Speyer Legacy School is an equal opportunity employer that promotes diversity in our community.