Manor College is looking for a full-time Communications Manager.

Position Summary

Reporting to the Director of Marketing Communications, the Communications Manager is an integral part of a briskly paced, full service Marketing and Communications office. Manor College’s Communications Manager should be a multimedia content creator and profile builder, committed to promoting a positive image of a college going through a period of amazing growth and transformation. Responsibilities include daily maintenance of the website via content and SEO upkeep; media relations through college event and news coverage; social media management via content, strategy evaluation, and reporting; digital and email marketing for internal and external audiences; and event support.

Specific Responsibilities & Essential Functions

  • Seek out institutional news and profiles of community members to provide dynamic content for the College website and media relations
  • Manage the social media strategy, content, campaigns, and reporting for all official Manor College social media channels
  • Maintain the day-to-day operations of the Manor Content Management System website and enhance content to increase general traffic to the website and traffic-to-lead conversion rates
  • Ensure that website branding is consistent with college standards
  • Manage all SEO efforts to better optimize manor.edu for web searches
  • Report on Google Analytics results to improve website understanding and to inform marketing decisions
  • Manage the ongoing review of website content, functionality, and ensuring accuracy of content, regulatory compliance, and proper functionality
  • Contribute to and convert publications designed for print into the digital realm of web, e-mail, mobile, and likewise
  • Assist in the creation of press releases and media relations materials
  • Contribute to the design and implementation of email marketing and online advertising efforts
  • Communicate effectively and courteously with others, including employees, students and vendors, the public, in a spirit of teamwork, respect and customer service
  • Proven project coordination experience, ability to set timeframes and meet deadlines, including the ability to be flexible and manage simultaneous projects with varying priorities
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and with a team
  • Promote and uphold Manor’s Catholic Basilian Mission
  • Other duties as assigned

Criteria & Preferred Qualifications

  • 3+ year experience in higher education communications and marketing experience
  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in related fields
  • Knowledge/experience in website content management systems (CMS) and search engine optimization
  • Preferred: Knowledge/experience in Google Analytics and Advertising and the ability to create ongoing reports about digital marketing efforts and campaigns; Google advertising/analytics certifications a plus
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Strong writing skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills

To Apply: Please submit your resume with salary requirements and 3 references to jobs@manor.edu

 

EOE