Associate Director Media and Public Relations

Location
Hanover
Posted
Oct 19, 2012
Closes
Nov 18, 2012
Contact
Ms. Beau Benson
Duration
Full Time
The Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth is seeking an Associate Director, Media and Public Relations. The Associate Director works with the Director of Communications and the Director of Public relations to plan, manage and implement various media relations projects designed to increase brand awareness and enhance the reputation of the Tuck School by expanding communications efforts through proactive promotion of useful and creative media that is timely, consistent and accurate. Key accountabilities include but are not limited to:


•Implements and directs the communications strategies of the School and individual Tuck departments

•Writes news releases and other press materials; organizes and manages public relations projects to develop Tuck’s mission, brand and reputation

•Develops and fosters relationships with top tier media representatives both domestically and internationally

•Conducts internal interviews, identifies key story ideas, writes talking points and background notes for leadership

•Manages staff; assists directors in developing procedures and guidelines for office projects and processes

•Updates and maintains journalist contacts


Qualified candidates will have excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills, analytical reasoning, problem solving skills and the ability to work under pressure and display a commitment to diversity. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience and five years of relevant professional experience.

To apply online go to http://searchjobs.dartmouth.edu. Please refer to position#0678700. Dartmouth conducts background checks.

Dartmouth College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and has a strong commitment to diversity. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.



Cover letter and Resume
Please apply online or email http://jobs@dartmouth.edu