Communications Coordinator, College of Veterinary Medicine

Location
East Lansing, MI
Posted
Mar 09, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


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Posting Number: 5067

Internal Posting Date: 03-08-2017

Internal Closing Date: 03-14-2017

External Closing Date: 04-04-2017

Review of Applications begins on:

Job Title: Communications Coordinator

Position Title/Rank:

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Multiple Position Numbers: No

Major Administrative Unit/College: College of Veterinary Medicine

Primary Department: 10046518 LARGE ANIMAL CLINICAL SCIENCES

Position Employee Group: Professionals-AP

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Appointment Status:

Employment %: 100

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time

Work Hours: Standard 8-5

Varied Work Hours (if applicable):

Limited Term/Flexible Appointment/Off-Date Information:

Faculty: Salary Range Support Staff: Pay Minimum Salary Negotiable

If flex, dates of annual flex leave:

Pay Grade Level: 10

Position Summary: The Communications Coordinator will assist in the development and execution of communications strategies, campaigns, publications, and other materials for the MSFS program; monitor social media interactions and represent the department/program in social media contexts; compose and edit press releases, newsletters, social media posts, and/or related content; lead and maintain public relations for the program. All duties are in support of MSFS graduate courses and continuing education courses as directed by supervisors.

Faculty: Minimum Qualifications Support Staff: Minimum Requirements Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a four-year college degree program in Communications, Telecommunications, Journalism, Marketing, or Public Relations; up to six months of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in internal communications; news, broadcasting, and print media, and/or marketing, advertising, and creative services; graphic design; word processing; desktop publishing; web design; presentation; spreadsheet and/or database software; public presentation; or radio production; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

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Required Applicant Documents: Resume/CV
Cover Letter

Optional Applicant Documents: Other Document

Number of Reference Letters Required: No letters required

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Department Website Address:

Name/Title/Email Address of Search Committee Chair:

If flex, dates of annual flex leave:

If flexible appointment, indicate end date of annual flex leave:

If flex, number of months worked per year:

Web Address for Posting: jobs.msu.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=70090

Union Affiliation: Union

MSU is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities.

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