Content Strategist - Design
Within a highly collaborative team environment, partner with other communications staff members and campus stakeholders to steward the College’s brand and express it in the most exciting and effective ways for external audiences. The Content Strategist contributes to the creation of multi-platform content in support of Grinnell’s mission, goals, and strategic priorities, and will:
• Support and execute integrated communication strategies based on a shared understanding of the College, including mission, vision, and values as well as institutional identity and brand strategy; its audiences and stakeholders; and our communications channels.
• Work with team members to develop and execute creative, engaging content that meets project objectives for student recruitment, donors, and alumni, image-building, and other operations of the College as assigned.
• Use available metrics and analytics to inform content creation and share insights and recommendations to improve and optimize content.
• Continue to develop discipline expertise, remain up-to-date with industry best practices, and share skills and knowledge with fellow team members to advance cross-training and strategic integrated communications practices.
The Content Strategist – Design responsibilities include working to maintain Grinnell College graphic standards in internal, external, and electronic publishing.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and five plus years of experience.
Application Process: To be considered for this position, please submit applications online by visiting our employment website at https://jobs.grinnell.edu. Candidates will need to upload a cover letter, resume, and provide three employment-related references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.