Communications Specialist - Office of the President
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Communications Specialist- Office of the President
The Communications Specialist will assist in the research, writing, and development of a broad range of written, spoken and digital communication for the President's Office. The Communications Specialist will be a member of a cross-functional writing team and will assist with various communication tasks and projects, including drafting correspondence, speeches, talking points, and other research and writing project as required. Additionally, s/he will play a leading role in the content, maintenance, and ongoing development of the President's digital properties. Duties include but are not limited to:
- Researching, writing, and development of correspondence
- Research, writing, and development of speeches
- Assist with other communications and office duties, as assigned
- Bachelors degree
- Minimum of 2-4 years of work experience in a communications field
- Excellent written communication skills
- Excellent research skills
- The ability to work on multiple writing projects simultaneously and meet deadlines
- The ability to work quickly under pressure and work well in a team environment
- Keen attention to detail, and strong organizational skills
- A high degree of personal integrity and ethics and demonstrate respect and sensitivity for cultural differences
- Careful judgment and discretion to work with sensitive information and maintain strict confidentiality
- Experience in leadership and executive communications
- A demonstrated understanding of social media strategy for an executive, as well as web content creation and management
- Interest in the higher education industry
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