Marketing and Communications Specialist, Admissions

Fairfax, VA
Commensurate with education and experience
Nov 03, 2021
Dec 16, 2021
Full Time
Marketing and Communications Specialist, Admissions

The George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School, located on the Arlington campus, seeks a part-time Marketing and Communications Specialist, Admissions. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.

About the Position:

The ideal candidate will have strong communication and writing skills and the ability to work independently to meet deadlines. The candidate may be a current or recent graduate. It is important that the candidate have solid organizational skills, proficient knowledge in Microsoft Word, Publisher, and Excel, in addition, experience working with content management systems.

This position may have the opportunity to be completely remote. This position will create marketing and communications content for the Law School's Admissions Office, including newsletters and other marketing content. This position will be responsible for managing the planning and execution of the Law School Admissions Office's email communications. The Marketing and Communications Specialist, Admissions will report to the Assistant Dean for Admissions or the Assistant Dean's designee.


  • Create engaging, informative emails and marketing content for current and prospective students;
  • Develop and manage email marketing calendar;
  • Copy edit and proofread all content;
  • Schedule and deploy emails using content management systems;
  • Ensure accurate email listservs are maintained;
  • Maintain Admissions intranet and websites;
  • Produce clean and artful design, aligning with Scalia Law School's branding guidelines;
  • Collaborate with Admissions Office to manage emails and other communications projects.

Required Qualifications:

  • Some experience (typically 6 months to 2 years) in graphic design, marketing, public relations, or web design;
  • Excellent communication and written skills;
  • Organizational and time management skills;
  • Experience with Adobe Suite and Microsoft Office;
  • Familiarity with HTML code.

For full consideration, applicants must apply at ; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.

New hires starting after August 15, 2021, must have received at least one COVID-19 vaccination by their start date, be fully vaccinated within 45 days of their start date, and submit documentary proof unless they have an approved medical or religious exemption by their start date. For updated George Mason University COVID-19 vaccination requirements, please visit George Mason University Vaccination Requirements .

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

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