2021-2022 Erie County Bar Foundation Campaign

Assistant Director for Marketing and Communications

The University at Buffalo School of Law
Published
January 6, 2022
Location
North Campus, Buffalo, NY
Category
Legal  
Job Type

Description

The University at Buffalo School of Law seeks an Assistant Director for Marketing and Communications to assist the Vice Dean for Communications with all communications and marketing initiatives.

The position serves many administrative roles including, but not limited to:

  • Developing and implementing effective marketing and communications strategies for targeted audiences.
  • Creating clear and compelling content and effective publications (including ads, brochures, an annual magazine and other print and digital materials).
  • The timely dissemination of law school news (through e-newsletters, social posts and press releases).
  • Reviewing law school communications to ensure compliance with the University’s brand strategy.

The University at Buffalo School of Law — the only law school in the State University of New York system — is situated on the flagship campus of a world-class research intensive public university, the largest in the northeastern United States. Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness.

Outstanding Benefits Package:
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Minimum Qualifications

  • B.A. or B.S. in Communications, Marketing, Public Relations, or related field, required.
  • At least two years of relevant work experience, preferably in Higher Education and a marketing/communications environment.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills in developing communications for various audiences.
  • Familiarity with the legal industry and the Western New York legal community.
  • Excellent writing, editing, proofreading and verbal communication skills.
  • Proven design experience.
  • Proficiency with Adobe products including InDesign, Photoshop and Acrobat Pro.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects in a demanding, deadline-driven, team-oriented environment.
  • Data analysis skills and experience making strategic/data-driven decisions.
  • Proven ability to develop and execute an integrated marketing and communication plan, work with market research, and produce print and electronic communication materials that yield demonstrable results/positive outcomes.
  • Knowledgeable and experienced with all Microsoft products, particularly Power Point and Excel.

Preferred Qualifications

  • J.D. preferred.
  • Strong command of Associated Press style preferred.

Salary Range $55,000 - $60,000

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