Assistant Director, Communications

NYU's prestigious Leonard N. Stern School of Business has a challenging opportunity for an Assistant Director, Communications on the Development and Alumni Relations team. The Assistant Director will support the Development and Alumni Relations office in its efforts to communicate important updates from the School. S/he will create event invitations, manage social media accounts, assist with the Stern Alumni magazine, draft fund raising appeal letters, and create donor-related publications across a wide variety of promotional vehicles. The Assistant Director will work with the email marking system to schedule emails, create a monthly e-newsletter and track metrics. Specific responsibilities include: managing the design, print and mailing of communications materials; responding to data and mail list requests; securing estimates and budgeting; writing, proofing and editing informational and promotional text across a variety of vehicles; and overseeing the departmental website.

Candidates will have a Bachelor's degree along with 3 years of relevant alumni or membership relations experience, including supervising office operations and staff, administering budgets, working with an email marketing system, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. The ability to communicate effectively with individuals at all levels is critical. The selected candidate will have strong customer service, organizational and interpersonal skills. Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator) or other design programs is required. Experience with HTML and knowledge of creating dynamic email content, journey mapping and optimizing email open rates is highly preferred.



NYU's Stern School of Business, located in the heart of Greenwich Village in New York City, is one of the nation's premier business schools and research centers. We offer a collegial and supportive culture, and an excellent benefits package, which includes NYU tuition remission for eligible programs, flexible work arrangements, and generous health, retirement, and time off benefits. For more information about working at NYU and to apply for this position online (2017-3289), please visit our web site at: http://www.nyu.edu/about/careers-at-nyu.html. In your cover letter, please indicate where you learned about this opportunity. We accept online applications only.

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