Associate Director, Academic Communications - Tenders Global

Associate Director, Academic Communications

University of North Texas at Dallas

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Position Information

UNT System Overview Welcome to the University of North Texas System . UNT System includes the University of North Texas in Denton , the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. We are growing with the DFW region, enrolling a record 47,000+ students across our system and awarding nearly 12,000 degrees each year.
Posting Title Associate Director, Academic Communications
Department HSC-Academic Communications-382000
Job Location Fort Worth
Full Time/Part Time Part-Time
Retirement Eligibility TRS Eligible
Additional Retirement Information For more information on retirement plan options, please visit .
Salary Information Commensurate with experience
Department Summary The Academic Communications Team works in a highly collaborative model with Marketing and Communications and Institutional Advancement to oversee all facets of strategic communications and marketing for our six colleges, HSC Health, and all academic support divisions.
Position Overview This position serves as a key advisor to the Dean of the School of Public Health in all areas of strategic communications, collegiate branding, marketing and stakeholder relations.

Additional Posting Details

Minimum Qualifications  Bachelor’s degree and five (5) years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. 
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Knowledge of strategic communications, marketing and branding practices
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Microsoft Windows 
  • Strong business acumen and excellent leadership skills 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Experience managing collateral design Experience in digital media 
Preferred Qualifications
Required License / Registration / Certification None
Work Schedule Monday – Friday 8 am – 5 pm
Driving University Vehicle No
Security Sensitive This is a security sensitive position.
EEO Statement

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Classification Title Assoc Dir Academic Comm
Physical Requirements Lifting up to 10 pounds, Sitting, Standing, Writing, Ability to communicate

Job Duties

  • Serve as senior communications and strategy officer for the School of Public Health.
  • Work collaboratively with the Admissions and Recruiting Team to support recruitment marketing initiatives on behalf of SPH.
  • Support the college by cultivating relationships with internal and external stakeholders and strategic partners.
  • Oversee robust, integrated strategic communication and marketing plan to achieve SPH’s objectives.
  • Bring together all facets of strategic messaging, media relations, print and digital communication, issues and crisis management, and messaging with the HSC MarCom Team.
  • Oversee the content of the college’s landing pages on
  • Coordinate and maintain an engaging social media program.
  • Participate in special events as needed.
  • Develop and maintain an appropriate system of internal controls for management and measurement of communications and marketing efforts.
  • Represent college on committees as requested.
  • Plan, edit and write content for a variety of internal and external mediums.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S6088P
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