Communications Manager - CIT Dean's Office Marketing and Communications
Carnegie Mellon University
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Internal Number: 2016645
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Carnegie Mellon University's department of CIT Dean's Office Marketing and Communications is searching for a Communication Manager. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who thrives in an interesting and challenging work environment. You will contribute to the department by providing essential support by managing communication projects and working with subject matter experts to understand functions and objectives in order to contribute to the development of strategic marketing and communications projects.
Core responsibilities will include:
Assesses effectiveness of campaigns/projects. Solicits feedback from stakeholders and identifies areas for improvement. Incorporates improvements into future communications plans.
Acts as a project manager to develop communication materials or implement communications plans. Establishes communication polices or procedures.
Oversees vendors involved in the production and delivery of communications. May supervise staff.
Assesses assigned area's project needs and objectives. Works with senior management to develop and approve comprehensive marketing and communications plan.
Manages project needs for a department, division, or area related to all aspects of marketing and communications.
As needed, determines needs, materials and implementation of communications including medium for delivery and technical resources. Acts as a project manager to oversee work and ensure objectives are met.
Performs related duties as assigned.
You should demonstrate:
Well-developed project management skills
Effective relationship building skills
Effective oral and written communication skills
Flexibility, excellence, and passion are vital qualities within the CIT Dean's Office Marketing and Communications. Inclusion, collaboration and cultural sensitivity are valued competencies at CMU. Therefore, we are in search of a team member who is able to effectively interact with a varied population of internal and external partners at a high level of integrity. We are looking for someone who shares our values and who will support the mission of the university through their work.
Carnegie Mellon (www.cmu.edu) is a private, internationally ranked research university with programs in areas ranging from science, technology and business, to public policy, the humanities and the arts. More than 12,000 students in the university’s seven schools and colleges benefit from a small student-to-faculty ratio and an education characterized by its focus on creating and implementing solutions for real problems, interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation. A global university, Carnegie Mellon’s main campus in the United States is in Pittsburgh, Pa. It has campuses in California’s Silicon Valley and Qatar, and programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Mexico.