The Communications Consultant for the College of Public Health is part of the Strategic Marketing and Communications team, reporting to the director. Job duties include managing social media accounts and development and execution of social media strategy; internal communications, including staff/faculty and student newsletters; writing for cph.osu.edu and the College of Public Health Alumni Magazine; editing and managing projects by other content providers, including student interns and freelancers; participating in website design and content planning and strategy; creating digital and print marketing materials for the college; contributing to photography for college publications and social channels; and support of college events. The communications consultant represents the team at university and college meetings and events and is expected to be a self-starter and an eager learner who is comfortable collaborating and interacting with faculty, staff, students and other colleagues at the college and throughout the university. This position offers a wide array of experiences in various aspects of marketing and communications, and the opportunity to be part of a growing, dynamic college.
Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, journalism or a related field; a minimum of 5-7 years of experience in marketing, communications or journalism; experience and skill in storytelling, strategic marketing, content management, social media management, basic photography and videography skills, basic graphic design skills, experience in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point), Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Dreamweaver).
Professional experience in public health and/or the health sciences.
Target Salary: $50,000.00 - $55,000.00 Annually
Job Category: Administrative and Professional
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