Advertised Summary Job Description: The Communications Coordinator serves as a member of a team that supports the communications efforts of the ColumbiaDoctors clinical enterprise. The Communications Coordinator will support web and digital marketing activities, including but not limited to SEO/SEM, digital advertising, digital newsletters and marketing initiatives, and content creation.
General Minimum Qualifications: Requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent in education and experience, plus three years of related experience.
Additional Specific Minimum Qualifications: - Bachelor's degree or equivalent, and a minimum of three years of related experience in a role with significant web or digital communications management responsibilities - Outstanding verbal and written communications skills - A sophisticated journalist's approach and sensibility toward content and design - Able to communicate complex and technical material to a lay audience - Self-starting, highly organized manager with the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, and respond to shifting priorities in a fast-paced environment - Ability to handle sensitive information with exceptional judgement and discretion - Prior experience with social media, as a web content creator, or other digital communications role, with demonstrated writing experience - samples and test required - Experience working with complex and diverse stakeholders to produce content
Preferred Qualifications: 1. Some experience working in a healthcare, a clinical institution, with luxury brands, or in higher education, preferably in communications or marketing 2. Background in search engine optimization, search engine marketing, marketing database, and digital display advertising campaigns 3. Experience identifying trends and insights, applying insights to optimize spend and performance on ongoing basis 4. Familiarity with video, audio 5. Prior experience with Drupal (preferred), Wordpress, or other blogging platform; basic HTML; CSS (preferred); Microsoft Office Suite (PowerPoint, Word, Excel); Google Drive Suite; fluency with Mac, Mac, iOS, and PC operating systems; proficient with the Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator.
As a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Council of Ivy Group Presidents (Ivy League), it is imperative that members of the Columbia University community, in all matters related to the intercollegiate athletics program, exhibit the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with regard to adherence to NCAA, Conference, University, and Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Internal Number: 126_170532
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