Marketing & Communication Manager

Job description

Job Title: Marketing & Communication Manager
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 48167

Florida State University Career Center

The Career Center’s Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
The FSU Career Center strives to be the preeminent career center model for designing and delivering comprehensive, innovative, and inclusive career and employment services. Our values of Inclusion, Compassion, and Respect play a critical role in our mission. The Career Center strives to increase and enhance multicultural awareness and competencies in FSU Students and Career Center Staff through continued education, professional development, standardized practices, and equitable opportunities.

Equal Employment Opportunity

An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be accessed here.


Develops, implements and evaluates all promotions and marketing activities of The Career Center. Coordinates the planning, design, production and dissemination of Career Center publications, both print and online. Creates and oversees overall marketing strategy to increase Career Center visibility and outreach to multiple audiences. Reviews and evaluates publications, promotions and marketing strategy for effectiveness. Coordinates content creation, design, production and dissemination of Career Center publications, including multi-page booklets, flyers, print and digital advertisements, news releases and large-format signage. Manages content, graphics and video posting on six social media platforms and interacts with followers daily; works with Systems Coordinator to update website to reflect current Career Center news and events. Reviews and edits all Career Center print and online content for consistency, accuracy and ease of use. Ensures content and design reflects Career Center branding and abides by University brand guidelines.


Bachelor’s degree and two years of experience; or a high school diploma or equivalent and six years of experience. (Note: a combination of post high school education and experience equal to six years.)

Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.

Develop and implement a successful marketing plan/strategy.

Prioritize and organize work assignments.

Knowledge of web design, development and current media technology and trends.

Knowledge of applicable computer applications and basic computer functions to include Microsoft Office - Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel.

Knowledge and experience with desktop publishing/graphic design software such as Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and PhotoShop.

Ability to meet project deadlines and develop and implement policies, procedures, goals, and objectives.

Knowledge of and the ability to interpret and apply related University policies, procedures, principles, and practices.

Demonstration of strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively work with a wide range of individuals and constituencies in a diverse community, and the ability to foster a cooperative work environment


Master's Degree

University Information

One of the nation's elite research universities, Florida State University preserves, expands, and disseminates knowledge in the sciences, technology, arts, humanities, and professions, while embracing a philosophy of learning strongly rooted in the traditions of the liberal arts and critical thinking. Founded in 1851, Florida State University is the oldest continuous site of higher education in Florida. FSU is a community steeped in tradition that fosters research, encourages creativity, and embraces diversity. At FSU, there’s the excitement of being part of a vibrant academic and professional community, surrounded by people whose ideas are shaping tomorrow’s news!

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Pay Plan

This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.

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Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

Tobacco Free Campus

Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.




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Posted: 4/25/2021
Application Due: 5/6/2021
Work Type: Full Time