Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,377 full-time undergraduates and 4,420 graduate and professional students. Ranked 37 among national universities, Boston College has 878 full-time and 1,201 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $1 billion, and an endowment in excess of $2.2 billion.
Term Appointed Assistant Director, Marketing and Communications, Law School
This is a largely remote position; occasional on-campus participation may be required.
Assist the Director with strategy and development of marketing campaigns and content designed to support the Office of Admissions recruiting efforts, including the development of a targeted digital marketing and advertising campaign to recruit and retain diverse students; internal communications efforts, including management of the Law School's Monday Headlines weekly email and development of a faculty and staff website; the development of a social media strategic plan; BC Law website revisions; and other departmental tasks as needed.
Working with an outside consultant and the DEI task force, the assistant director will help design and generate content that the consultant will place on social media platforms in an effort to market more effectively to the diverse prospective and admitted student population.
Working with the University Communications Web Team and Law School Website Working Group, and using analytics to drive decision-making, the assistant director will help strategize and implement revisions to the BC Law website through Adobe AEM and the BC components and template system.
Working closely with the director, the assistant director will use data and best practices to develop a social media plan for BC Law intended to improve the School's use of existing social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn) and more efficiently engage audiences with new content.
Bachelor's degree required. Three to five+ years experience in marketing and communications or a related field (specific higher ed experience a plus). Strong analytical, writing, and organizational skills required. Excellent oral, written communication, and interpersonal skills required. Comfort and experience with technology platforms required (specific experience with Adobe AEM and CC, Wordpress, Google Suite/Analytics encouraged). Project management and social media experience encouraged.
Boston College offers a broad and competitive range of benefits depending on your job classification eligibility:
Tuition remission for Employees
Tuition remission for Spouses and Children who meet eligibility requirements
Generous Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
Low-Cost Life Insurance
Eligibility for both University-Funded 401k and Employer-Sponsored 403b Retirement Plans
Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.
Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at https://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity .
Boston College is one of the nation's best and most selective universities, with U.S. News & World Report ranking Boston College 31st among national universities, and Forbes ranking it 26th in its 2012 America's Best Colleges listing. Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research having earned nearly $60 million in research grants in the last year alone. The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation.