Communications and Marketing Associate

Rockville, Maryland
Commensurate with experience and education
Jul 03, 2019
Aug 06, 2019
Full Time


  • Support the Director of Communications, Marketing & Special Events in establishing broad recognition of and attention to Ivymount Programs and activities
  • Assist with internal and external communications
  • Execute consistent messaging across Ivymount websites, social media, and external communications
  • Develop original web/print graphics and adaptations of student artwork for communications and marketing materials (e.g., posters, invitations, brochures, postcards, advertisements, and logos)
  • Brainstorm for compelling stories and creative narrations
  • Implement social media brand strategies, campaigns, and plans to build Ivymount awareness, including day-to day oversight to ensure brand consistency
  • Create, manage, and grow new and existing social networks (e.g., Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Facebook, YouTube)
  • Update/edit website content as assigned across all Ivymount websites
  • Schedule, film, and edit promotional and event recap videos for classes, programs, and events
  • Capture photos for special events and daily activities
  • Support with special events as assigned
  • Work outside of “normal” business hours during peak periods and during special events as required


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Two or more years of experience in communications and marketing
  • Experience creating print and web materials using Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience planning, shooting, and editing videos
  • Practical experience using a DSLR camera
  • Experience managing/editing website content
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and exceptional attention to detail
  • Ability to work both independently and as a team member
  • Ability to consistently meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • High comfort level with social media and technology
  • Respect for the dignity and potential of all students in a special education environment
  • Impeccable confidentiality in dealing with records of students and their families

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