Communications Coordinator

Bridgewater, VA
Aug 02, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Bridgewater College

Communications Coordinator

Bridgewater College is seeking an energetic, team-oriented, creative professional to join the Admissions Office team as the Communications Coordinator.  The Communications Coordinator will create, review and deliver bulk messages to prospective students pertaining to the enrollment process.  In addition to editing, updating, inventorying and ordering admission publications, the coordinator will also serve as the student tele-counselor advisor.  This is a full-time (37.5 hours a week), 12-month position requiring some weekend work and reports to the Admissions Coordinator.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in English/Communications or related field.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects with overlapping timelines.
  • Prior experience managing people.
  • Ability to effectively communicate across multiple platforms.
  • Strong writing and editing skills required.
  • Proven strength in marketing.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite and social media; experience with CRM software is preferred.

General Information

Bridgewater offers Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees in more than 60 majors and minors, along with multiple areas of emphasis and concentrations, pre-professional programs such as medicine and law, dual degree programs and teacher certification. The college is a member of NCAA Division III and the Old Dominion Athletic Conference, with 23 intercollegiate athletic teams. The vibrant 300-acre residential campus includes an equestrian center and is located in the town of Bridgewater, Virginia, near the city of Harrisonburg in the center of the Shenandoah Valley. An excellent school system, healthy business environment, numerous arts and cultural events, one of the state's lowest crime rates, and a variety of outdoor opportunities and historic attractions draw many to the region.

Additional Information: Email [email protected]

Apply: Please complete the online application at Include (upload) a cover letter, resume and the names and contact information (email and mobile phone) for three references.

Deadline:  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Bridgewater College is an equal opportunity provider, committed to employing a diverse faculty and staff, and actively seeks applications from women, minorities, and other persons from traditionally under-represented groups.