Director of Digital Engagement and Social Media

Location
New Jersey, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Jul 15, 2021
Employment Level
Executive
Employment Type
Full Time


Monmouth University

Director of Digital Engagement and Social Media



Department: University Marketing and Communications

Position Summary:
Monmouth University is seeking applications for a Director of Digital Engagement and Social Media in the University Marketing and Communications department.

The Director of Digital Engagement and Social Media Reporting to the Associate Vice President for University Marketing and Communications and develops and executes the overall strategy for social media marketing and engagement efforts at Monmouth University. They serve as the institutional lead on social media, working collaboratively across the organization to establish and maintain a unified brand voice for the University on social media and align strategic priorities, ensuring a more cohesive brand identity. The Director recognizes the importance and growing role of social media and digital engagement as the University works to communicate effectively to multiple audiences over many and growing distribution channels.

A complete list of job duties is available at http://jobs.monmouth.edu.

Required Degree, License or Certifications:
Bachelor's degree

Required Skills or Software:
Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, Must be able to treat confidential and sensitive information appropriately

Required Years of Experience:

Other Requirements:
3+ years of demonstrated communications experience.

Demonstrated ability to employ both the newest and established best practices in rapidly developing field of digital communications. Understanding of digital measurement analytics. Experience working in digital media space.

Experience creating content with Canva, Crello, Easil, or similar design tool(s). Strong understanding of social media platforms and strategies. Experience using Hootsuite or similar social media management tool.

Working understanding of technical requirements to execute digital engagement practices. Strong interpersonal skills to work collaboratively across many departments.

Preferred Qualifications:
Higher education experience. Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite. Social video and video editing experience. Ability to articulate rapidly changing practices and strategies to internal audiences without strong backgrounds in the space.

Log in to http://jobs.monmouth.edu to apply and see the job duties for this position no later than the deadline date.

Posting Date: 07/14/2021
Closing Date:


Located along New Jersey's northern coastline, Monmouth University is a top-tier, private comprehensive institution that is home to innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked Division I athletics. The University enrolls approximately 5,700 students in nearly 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including three doctoral programs.

Small classes geared toward individual attention and immersive learning experiences that extend beyond the classroom, define the student experience at Monmouth. The University's dynamic learning environment empowers students to become active participants in their education while fully preparing them for life after graduation. Monmouth's faculty, experts in their respective disciplines and industries, foster student growth by collaborating with undergraduates and graduates in their research and scholarship.

Approximately one hour from New York City and Philadelphia, Monmouth University sits at the heart of a vibrant culture rich in history, the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. The University's 168-acre coastal campus has been named one of the most beautiful in the world, and blends the classic elegance of National Historic Landmarks with state-of-the-art facilities. Recent updates include a $47 million renovation to the Edison Science Building and construction of a $16 million stadium, which hosts more than half of the University's student-athletes.

A multitude of experiences is available just outside the campus gates. Access Asbury Park's legendary music scene and diverse cultural opportunities supported by an active LGBTQ community. Enjoy Red Bank's lively theater and dining hub and Long Branch's redeveloped waterfront with recreational and upscale shopping offerings.

Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became Monmouth College in 1956 and received its university charter in 1995. Today, Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World Report's “Best Colleges,” The Princeton Review's “The Best 382 Colleges,” and Money magazine's “Best Colleges for Your Money.”

Monmouth University is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.




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