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|Hiring Status||Accepting Applications|
|Location||Twin Cities Campus|
The Marketing and Communication team is seeking a communications specialist to tell the many stories of Saint Mary’s through compelling long and short-form content. Reporting to the Senior Director for Communications, this role will handle both internal and external communications, including stories, blogs, social media posts, video scripts, and press releases/pitches. Channels include newsletters, web copy, magazines, social media, speechwriting, video and audio scripts, reputation management, and PR.
All work done by the position will maintain, enhance and expand the image and reputation of Saint Mary’s University. The role is both strategic (i.e. project management, communication planning) and tactical (i.e. writing, posting, distributing, management of lists, pitching media, implementing communication plans).
|Essential Skills and Abilities||
|The successful candidate must support, respect, and advance the mission of Saint Mary's University as a Lasallian Catholic institution.|
|Education and Experience||
Please submit two to three writing samples (such as a PR pitch, communications plan, long form article, blog, video script, web story, etc.), cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references with your application.
All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check.
|Additional Required Materials||Cover letter, resume, two to three writing samples (such as a PR pitch, communications plan, long form article, blog, video script, web story, etc.) and contact information for three professional references|
|Application Review Date|
|Contact||Deb Nahrgang, Senior Director of External Relations|
|Contract Length||12 Month|
|Other Details / Information|
|Work Sponsorship||This position is not eligible for work sponsorship|
|We encourage members of the protected classes as defined by the federal, state, and municipal law and those persons attracted to a university with a Lasallian Catholic identity to apply.