Marketing, Communications and Events Coordinator
About the Opportunity
The Department of Chemical Engineering at Northeastern University
is seeking a motivated and energetic person as the Marketing,
Communications and Events Coordinator. This position is hybrid and
reports to the Senior Business Manager.
This role will direct, develop, and disseminate all marketing and
communications efforts for the Department of Chemical Engineering.
This includes developing and implementing, in coordination with the
Department Chair, a marketing strategy that has at its core student
recruitment, department rankings, and alumni & corporate
relationships, among other top priorities. The individual will not
only develop a marketing plan but will quantify, through marketing
analytics, the impact of any initiative.
This role is expected to work closely with the College of
Engineering (COE) marketing team, and Northeastern University's
marketing and communications department on joint initiatives.
This role will work closely with the Department Chair and Business
Manager in determining the strategic direction of any marketing and
communications efforts. The individual will work closely with the
Business Manager and Academic Coordinator on a marketing budget and
course promotion. In addition, this role will work with student
ambassadors and student recruiters at regional events to help
increase the profile of the Chemical Engineering Department, its
programs, and its faculty.
This role is expected to have their finger on the pulse and a deep
understanding of department activity. This will involve working
closely with Department faculty to promote their research and
successes; student leaders and their groups to promote their
accomplishments; and external strategic partners on important
events and partnerships.
This role will manage work-study students who will support event
logistics, graphic design, photography, or other departmental
marketing and events materials. Together, they will coordinate and
market department events, both internal and external.
Associate Degree and/or at least 2 years of administrative
experience required; Bachelor's degree preferred 2 years of
experience required in marketing products or services Experience
producing marketing materials, including web, digital and social
media, and print design Must possess advanced writing and editing
skills Must be a self-starter who enjoys providing administrative
support to dynamic and complex groups of faculty, students, staff,
alumni, and other stakeholders Must be able to consistently produce
high-quality work under tight deadlines Excellent interpersonal
skills, leading to effective communication and problem-solving
Strong organizational skills to manage multiple priorities and
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking
to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and
staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its
forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect
that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, religion,
color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability
status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable
To learn more about Northeastern University's commitment and
support of diversity and inclusion, please see
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