Senior Communications Specialist Portland State University
The Office of University Communication’s mission is to help the University grow and prosper by increasing public awareness and preference for PSU, its role in the community and its brand of higher education. Specifically, University Communications plans and executes an integrated marketing communications program, and collaborates with campus constituents in planning and executing effective marketing, communications and public affairs strategies.
The senior communications specialist is responsible for planning and executing internal and external communications to build awareness of and preference for PSU. This position works closely with the communications and marketing teams across campus to identify, research, write, edit and share stories about students and faculty with local and national media and the campus community.
The position reports to the Director of Media and Public Relations in the Office of University Communications with additional input or supervision from the Associate Vice President of Marketing and Communications.
Experience in higher education
Key Cultural Competencies
Total Compensation Range & Benefits Statement
The starting annual salary rate for this position is dependent upon qualifications and experience. PSU offers an excellent benefits package including 95% premium paid healthcare; a generous retirement and vacation package; and reduced tuition rates for employee, spouse or dependent at any of the Oregon public universities.
How to apply
Submit cover letter and resume with three published or online writing samples that reflect the priorities of the position and demonstrate a range of skills. Apply online at https://jobs.hrc.pdx.edu/postings/23294