As part of University Marketing and Communications, the Copywriter
researches, writes and edits materials (including brochures,
emails, invitations, presentations, print and online advertising
and web copy), that ensure key messages reach, engage and persuade
target audiences, including prospective students and families. This
position is a member of a creative team that collaborates closely
to support the marketing needs of the Division of Enrollment
Management, including producing compelling, innovative,
results-oriented marketing to support developing new markets,
recruitment and retention. This position will ensure projects are
delivered as promised in terms of content and help ensure the
production of high-quality, high-impact marketing materials that
meet the specified requirements.
Diversity, equity and inclusion are among the core values of the
Division of University Marketing and Communications. We aim to
authentically and intentionally represent all forms of diversity in
the UD community in our marketing and communications. This position
will work to ensure our reach is representative of the many
audiences vital to the University’s success.
- Bachelor's degree in English, marketing, communication, or
- Demonstrated experience in marketing or related fields.
- Excellent written communication skills with a solid portfolio of
work that demonstrates skill in analysis, creativity and
- Excellent organizational and time management skills with the
ability to follow through and prioritize multiple tasks.
While not everyone may possess all of the preferred qualifications,
the ideal candidate will bring many of the following:
- Two years of experience with brand marketing strategy, digital
and interactive projects, and traditional marketing
- Proficiency in AP style.
- Demonstrated ability to generate innovative solutions to
marketing and communication challenges.
- Ability to manage details - be attentive, accurate and
- Commitment to delivering the highest level of customer
- Strong interpersonal skills and ability to quickly establish
rapport with people.
- Team player, enthusiastic and confident communicator.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please upload at least three (3) relevant work samples with your
application. In addition, please address how you meet the minimum
and any preferred qualifications in your cover letter.,
A federal court on December 7, 2021, issued a ruling that suspends
the COVID-19 vaccine requirement that applies to federal
contractors nationwide. With this development, the University will
pause any enforcement action against employees who have not
complied with the requirement to be fully vaccinated by Dec. 8,
2021 or to have requested an exemption to maintain their employment
The University will continue to monitor the state of the pandemic
on campus and in the community as well as developments in federal
and state requirements, and also will continue to regularly consult
with public health officials and our medical panel. As has been the
case throughout the pandemic, our protocols and requirements are
subject to change depending on conditions on campus or in our
community, and government requirements.
Informed by its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is
committed to the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Informed by this commitment, we seek to increase diversity, achieve
equitable outcomes, and model inclusion across our campus
community. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer,
we will not discriminate against minorities, women, protected
veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of race,
color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender