Marketing Associate (Writer/Editor 3), UCP 5

Job description

Job Title: Marketing Associate (Writer/Editor 3), UCP 5
Job ID: 2019187
Location: Storrs Campus
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Posting

The University of Connecticut is seeking an experienced marketing associate to coordinate print and web marketing projects, and develop content designed to promote and/or inform target audiences about the University of Connecticut. The successful candidate will be expected to exercise originality, creativity and to regularly develop his/her own ideas within broad guidelines established by the supervisor. Work is varied and requires a sound understanding of subject and target audience. Work may include organizing and writing for projects such as websites, printed material, print and digital advertising, radio and video scripts.

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Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Journalism, English, Communications or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience; 2-4 years' professional writing or marketing experience; advanced writing and grammatical skills, as demonstrated by writing samples; proven ability to establish project plans, meet deadlines, take initiative, and work independently to carry out difficult assignments; advanced communication and interpersonal skills; basic knowledge of graphic design and awareness of graphic needs to complement content and platform.


Demonstrated understanding of advertising; demonstrated copywriting experience for marketing awareness and engagement; script writing experience; understanding of using analytics to inform decision-making; agency experience.


This is a permanent, full-time position at the Storrs Campus.


Please upload a cover letter, resume, 3 writing samples that best showcases your range of talent, and (3) references online via UConn Careers, (, Staff Positions (Search # 2019187). Preference will be given to resumes received by November 13, 2018.

Candidates selected for an interview may be required to complete a brief writing assignment during their interview.

Employment of the successful candidate will be contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check. (Search # 2019187)

This job posting is scheduled to be removed at 11:59 p.m. Eastern time on November 13, 2018.

All employees are subject to adherence to the State Code of Ethics, which may be found at

The University of Connecticut is committed to building and supporting a multicultural and diverse community of students, faculty and staff. The diversity of students, faculty and staff continues to increase, as does the number of honors students, valedictorians and salutatorians who consistently make UConn their top choice. More than 100 research centers and institutes serve the University's teaching, research, diversity, and outreach missions, leading to UConn's ranking as one of the nation's top research universities. UConn's faculty and staff are the critical link to fostering and expanding our vibrant, multicultural and diverse University community. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer, UConn encourages applications from women, veterans, people with disabilities and members of traditionally underrepresented populations.





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Posted: 10/31/2018
Application Due: 11/20/2018
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