Coordinator II - Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Sam Houston State University
Location: Huntsville, Texas
Internal Number: 32146
Occupational Category (Staff Positions Only): Professional
Hiring Salary: Monthly-Staff
Department: Office of the Dean - College of Business Administration
Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Mass Communications, Journalism, Public Relations/Advertising, or a related field. Two years professional experience in writing, marketing, social media, public relations, or experience in a related field. Experience in an academic environment preferable. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Creates and manages digital, print, and social media, and other marketing materials for the College of Business Administration. Assists in coordinating events, and recruitment and retention efforts for the college. Works closely with COBA Marketing and Communications committee.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Plans, writes, edits, and reviews content for publications, news releases, advertisements, web pages, videos, and social media posts for the College of Business Administration. Partners together on activities, programs, publications, awards, and general matters of interest. Researches and conducts interviews to produce targeted news reports for both internal and external audiences as well as expanded features on research, teaching, operations, and student activities for various publication outlets. Markets, advertises, and promotes the College of Business Administration programs, events and services to students, alumni, employers, faculty, and staff. Assists with planning, coordinating, organizing, and marketing recruiting and student events in the college. Provides supervision to student workers. Performs other related duties as assigned.
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 140 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The measure of a Life is its Service," resonates among its 22,000 students, eight colleges and well beyond its historical roots through research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more.
SHSU is an inclusive institution whose mission is to provide high quality education, scholarship, and service to students. With over 90 bachelor degrees, 50 master’s, and 11 doctoral programs—including the nation’s first Ph.D. in forensic science, SHSU provides an exceptional college experience for every student: traditional or non-traditional; first generation; international; or online.
Service to self and others is paramount at SHSU and reflected in all university organizations and programs. In fact, the university was named to USA Today’s Top 50 in the U.S. for “commitment to civic engagement and global awareness,” in addition to being classified a "Community Engaged Campus" by the Carnegie Commission on Higher Education. This honor, bestowed to only 311 public institutions nationwide, acknowledges th...e university's significant commitment to service.
Sam Houston State University has a small town feel with large scale opportunities. Located in the Piney Woods region of East Texas, Huntsville provides area residents with a sense of community and belonging, although just an hour drive north of Houston.
SHSU is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or gender identity or expression. Sam Houston State University is an "at will" employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code § 51.215. SHSU is committed to promoting a campus culture that embraces diversity and inclusion. The University acknowledges and values our responsibility to cultivate an equitable and inclusive environment where students, faculty, staff, and community recognize the benefits of collaboration and mutual respect through diverse identities and experiences.
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