Interim Communication Manager (3 months)

Dec 03, 2012
Jan 02, 2013
Vicki Cowan
Full Time

Manhattan College’s Marketing and Communication office seeks an interim manager of communications to execute and manage all media relations efforts for the College.
General Duties:

Write press releases and media alerts on upcoming events, lectures, guest speakers, etc.Pitch faculty experts (research, books, etc.)Utilize Vocus Media Database software (circulate press releases, update media lists/outlets, create custom media lists, analyze press release/news metrics, and monitor daily news/social media alerts) Assist athletics department as needed with cross-promotion efforts for new hires, athletic/ campus events, etc.Manage the Newsroom Twitter and assist with other social media efforts Write articles for and the alumni magazine, and add press releases/articles to online newsroom.

Required Qualifications: Education: Bachelor’s degree in communication, English or journalism and master’s degree in public relations, journalism or related field is highly preferred Experience: Five or more years of related experience Skills: Adobe CS Suite and familiarity with Drupal CMS

This is a temporary position: Three months in duration (February to May/must be available to train in January). Flexibility is available with hours.

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