Assistant Director for Marketing and Communications
The University of Texas at Dallas
Location: Richardson, Texas
Internal Number: 19757
Posting Number: S04309P
Department: Development and Alumni Relations
Salary Range: $55,000 - $57,000 DOQ
Pay Basis: Monthly
Position Status: Regular full-time
The Assistant Director for Marketing and Communications, under direction of the Sr. Director of Alumni and Annual Giving Programming, will support the Alumni and Annual Giving Programming team by leading the marketing and communication efforts. This position has one direct report, a development associate to help ensure the cohesive creative marketing strategy across all channels. The ideal candidate for this job will be a skilled copywriter, with the ability to tell terrific stories with a vision and creativity. This person should be an accomplished writer, someone who can pivot when necessary and have the drive to work hard to move projects forward while striving to be an integral part of the team helping to meet ambitious goals.
Bachelor's degree in related field and three plus years relevant professional experience; or any equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred Education and Experience:
Experience managing marketing projects required. Candidate must have copy writing and editing experience. Candidate must possess excellent written and oral communication skills.
Knowledge and experience with graphic design marketing communication and/or photography is preferred. Preference will be given to previous experience in annual giving or alumni relations. Experience with Raiser's Edge and Blackbaud Net Community would be beneficial.
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The University of Texas at Dallas is an innovative institution in the heart of North Texas on the path to achieving Tier One national research university status.UT Dallas has grown since its founding in 1969 to include 132 degree programs, with cutting-edge curricula serving a variety of undergraduate and graduate student interests.The University continues its original commitment to providing some of the state's most-lauded science and engineering programs and has also gained prominence for a breadth of educational paths, from criminology to biomedical engineering to arts and technology.The wealth of learning resources available to UT Dallas students is the result of a concentrated effort to attract the top minds on both ends of the classroom relationship. Joining the faculty's Nobel laureate and four National Academies members since 2005 are more than 200 tenure and tenure-track professors hailing from the world's best colleges, including Harvard, MIT, Cambridge and Columbia University. In addition, UT Dallas is home to more than 50 centers, labs and institutes that facilitate research and opportunities for hands-on learning. Students, meanwhile, arrive at UT Dallas well-prepared ...to succeed in higher education: In 2011, nearly 39 percent of freshmen ranked in the top 10 percent of their high school class, and 75 percent ranked in the top 25 percent.With an eye on building a future as bright as its beginnings, UT Dallas will continue its push to attain Tier One research university status and produce graduates who are well-equipped to succeed professionally.