Grant Center Business Liaison

South Carolina, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Feb 15, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Grant Center Business Liaison


Coastal Carolina University is accepting applications for the Grant Center Business Liaison in the E. Craig Wall Sr. College of Business Administration. This position will require someone who can work independently and efficiently while performing a variety of tasks for the Grant Center for Real Estate and Economics.


Job duties include, but are not limited to: providing support to the director of the Grant Center and its functions that further the mission of preparing students for professional careers. This will include: networking with donors, business professionals, and board members; planning, taking minutes, and providing agendas for advisory board meetings; monitoring budgets; creating flyers, invitations, brochures, posters, and other marketing materials; managing social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn) for the Center; website creation/maintenance using the t4 Content Management System platform; writing press releases; creating correspondences, i.e., electronic newsletters; creating and/or editing multi-media content such as videos and podcasts; coordinating student activities as related to the Center; coordinating special events that involve community members and guest speakers; and other assigned duties. 


Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree and relevant experience or equivalent education, training and experience are required.  At least two (2) years of experience in marketing, social media, website maintenance and event planning are preferred. The ideal candidate will have excellent written and oral communication skills, and the ability to write articles for college newsletters and media releases for website and newspapers; will be able to design and produce advertising brochures and collateral materials for marketing; will be able to work independently and to work outside of normal business hours when needed for events and other occasions; will have the ability to work effectively with students; and will have knowledge of the following programs:  Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Publisher, OneDrive, and others), Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, and/or Illustrator), Google programs (Drive, etc.), and Canva.


Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, just nine miles from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 47 states and 61 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.


Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from historically underrepresented groups to apply.


Interested applicants may apply online at or online in the Office of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity at Coastal Carolina University between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Applicants should include cover letter, resume, a 3-5 paragraph sample story or news release and the names and telephone numbers of three (3) professional references. Deadline to apply:  February 22, 2021.


Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.


Program Assistant (AH30/149776), full-time position with benefits. SC State pay band: 04. Normal work hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Must be flexible to meet special scheduling needs of the University.