Reporting to the Executive Director of Dining, Hospitality & Retail Services, the Marketing and Strategic Communications Manager will support the department with branding, marketing strategies and initiatives, and communication services. Serves as the focal point and liaison between Dining Services staff for all branding, marketing and communication needs. Executes department requests as they relate to web, print media, digital signage, video and social media; collaborates with Campus Business Support Services and campus Marketing. Supports a range of marketing and communication activities including campaign communications, targeted marketing programs, event advertising, campus promotional materials, direct marketing campaigns, website organization, content development, and support for video and photography. Coordinates and supports a department-wide integrated marketing program, including branding and identity, market research, and strategic message development. Note: the reporting structure for this position may change after the incumbent is hired; from the Executive Director to the Sr. Director of Dining Services. **Applicants selected for an interview will be required to: (1) submit samples of their work/portfolios for review, and (2) complete pre-employment assessments as part of the interview and selection process.**
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is loca...ted approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.