Strategic Communications GE

Contact Information
Cortney McIntyre
1219 University of Oregon
Eugene
OR
97405
Phone: 
541-346-5134
Email: 
cortneym@uoregon.edu
Deadline
Friday, April 14, 2017 - 5:00pm
Open Until Filled: 
no
Open until filled, review begins on: 
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 12:30pm
Department: 
Graduate School
FTE: 
.49
Terms: 
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Spring
Academic Year: 
2017-2018
Duties: 
  • Assist with development and implementation of strategic communications plan;
  • Devise story ideas and draft articles, interviews, and news pieces that serve the unit’s mission and strategic communications plan;
  • Locate, research, and develop alumni contacts through web data mining;
  • Draft content and oversee dissemination of annual alumni newsletter;
  • Support other strategic communications efforts through the completion of other duties as assigned.

Graduate students pursuing any master’s or doctoral degree may apply.

Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Excellent communication skills with regard to writing, editing, research, and presentation;
  • Experience summarizing and simplifying complex information, and communicating it to different audiences;
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the principles of digital design, photography, and videography;
  • Professional experience and/or successfully completed coursework in public relations, advertising, communications, etc.;
  • Demonstrated experience with Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and other social media;
  • Experience with website content management;
  • Strong time management, organizational skills.
Application Procedure: 

Please submit the following electronically as one single PDF, with materials included in the order listed below, to cortneym@uoregon.edu.  Please use the subject line: “Strategic Communications GE”

  1. A letter explaining your interest in this position and addressing the preferred criteria cited above.
  2. Your CV or resume.
  3. The names and contact information (email addresses and telephone numbers) of three references who can attest to your ability to perform the duties outlined above.
  4. A scenario-based work sample submitted following the directions found here: gradschool.uoregon.edu/ stratcommgtf

Finalists may be asked to bring work/portfolio samples with them to an interview.

Our General Duties and Responsibilities Statement (GDRS), which includes our general appointment/reappointment process and criteria, is available online.

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