PUBLICATIONS AND MEDIA RELATIONS MANAGER

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Apr 15, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 90271-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: VET M/ADMIN-EXTERNAL COMMUN


Location: Madison

Categories: Communications, Editing, Marketing, Public Relations, Other

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 90271-AS

Working Title: Publications and Media Relations Manager

Official Title: SR UNIV REL SPEC(T54BN) or UNIV RELATIONS SPEC(T54DN)

Hiring Department: A870140-SCHOOL OF VET MEDICINE/ADMIN-EXTERNAL COMMUN

FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: MAY 17, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary: Minimum $42,167 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications



Degree and Area of Specialization: Bachelor's degree required (communications, journalism, English, and/or marketing desired).



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience: At least 3 years of professional full-time experience, 7 preferred, in developing and executing print and digital publications and website, media, and public relations communications strategies. Proficiency in word processing (MS Word), desktop publication software (InDesign), Photoshop, and design and production of electronic newsletters required. Familiarity with the veterinary medical and/or clinical and basic science fields is strongly preferred. Photography experience, including photo editing, is preferred.



Position Summary: This position reports to the Associate Dean for Advancement and Administration at the UW-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine and is responsible for developing the school's print and digital publications, media and public relations, and website management. This position will work in collaboration with the school's communications and marketing manager. The individual will need to develop positive relationships with faculty, staff, students, alumni, donors, and clients as well as partnerships with the public and other university partners in media and public relations.



Contact: Nancy Parkinson
nancy.parkinson@wisc.edu
608-263-1158
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )



Instructions to applicants: To apply for this position please click on "Apply Online". You will be required to upload a cover letter, current resume, and a document listing the contact information for three professional references. For questions regarding the application process, please contact Megan Larkin megan.larkin@wisc.edu.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: 14 Apr 2017 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: 12 May 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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