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Manager, Communication, Events, and Administration
College of Informatics
8:15 – 4:30 with occasional evening hours.
Hours per Week
Months per Year
Commitment to Inclusive Excellence
Northern Kentucky University ( NKU ) seeks excellence by enriching
its educational environment and culture through the diversity of
its administration, faculty, and staff and by embracing
inclusiveness, equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of
its work. NKU is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative
Action institution. We encourage applications by members of diverse
groups and by persons with a demonstrated commitment to issues of
diversity and experience in achieving goals relative to inclusive
excellence. Our vision is that NKU will be nationally recognized
for being a student-ready, regionally engaged university that
empowers diverse learners for economic and social mobility. We will
do this while promoting a culture of excellence, acting with
integrity, fostering a community of belonging, working with
creativity and innovation, and maintaining a climate of
collegiality. In your role, you will be expected to ensure that
students who interact with you have a high-quality experience that
supports the vision of the institution.
Purpose of Position
This position is responsible for planning/managing events, managing
marketing strategies for the college, schools and programs,
managing communications and providing executive assistance to the
college dean and the college leadership team.
- Work with the dean and college leadership team to ensure that
the communications and marketing of the college will be consistent
and strong, liaising with NKU Marketing and Communications.
- Manage and update content on the college website and coordinate
college social media, posting for the college regularly.
- Work with the schools and centers in the college to yield new
stories and organic content, assisting with press releases and
promotion as needed.
- Assist in the design and content production for college printed
materials to share with external stakeholders and donors as well as
content of college printed material related to recruitment.
- Maintain and communicate the college calendar of events,
ensuring reliable internal communications across the college and to
other units across the university.
- Manage arrangements for college-level events, and arrangements
associated with university-level events in Griffin Hall, handling
in-person, virtual and hybrid options. Responsible for monitoring
room change work orders, door unlocks, etc.
- Provide executive assistance to the dean and manage the dean’s
- Serve as an administrative liaison to the dean’s advisory
board, organizing and distributing materials for the board’s
meetings. Record and share minutes of the meetings of the college
Bachelor’s Degree – No particular major of study is required.
Preference will be given to someone with experience managing events
and messaging, as well as social media experience.
$42,549, minimum annual
Posting Detail Information
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Open Until Filled
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Documents Needed to Apply
- * Do you have a bachelor's degree?
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application