MINNESOTA STATE COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES, SYSTEM OFFICE
October 2, 2018
30 7th Street East,
This position increases public awareness of Minnesota State and its colleges and universities by managing its various brand and creative assets, marketing and communications material development projects, and events. This position will coordinate development, layout, production and distribution of Minnesota State information for marketing and government relations needs. The position will work with a wide variety of stakeholders to ensure our new branding efforts are succeeding through statewide advertising campaigns and cooperative marketing with all of our colleges and universities
Bachelor's degree in communication, journalism, public relations, marketing, graphic design, or related field
Three (3) years of professional communication and/or marketing experience or equivalent combination of education and experience
Experience deploying social media tools to advance organizational objectives
Demonstrated graphic design skills
Demonstrated journalistic photography and videography skills
Demonstrated written communication skills sufficient to write, prepare, edit, and proof materials for a wide range of writing assignments including publications, web content, presentations, press releases, talking points, articles, op-ed pieces, etc.
Computer software skills including knowledge of word processing and presentation design
Organizational and project management skills sufficient to manage multiple projects simultaneously, attend to numerous details, deliver results and meet deadlines
Demonstrated experience maintaining a work environment that respects and values differences and diversity
Five years of professional communication and or marketing experience
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Internal Number: 17468
About MINNESOTA STATE COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES, SYSTEM OFFICE
With its 31 institutions, including 24 two-year colleges and seven state universities, the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system is the largest single provider of higher education in the state of Minnesota. The colleges and universities operate 54 campuses in 47 Minnesota communities and serve about 250,000 students in credit-based courses. Overall, the system produces about 33,500 graduates each year. In addition to credit-based courses, the system offers customized training programs that serve about 153,200 employees from 6,000 Minnesota businesses each year. The law creating the system was passed by the Minnesota Legislature in 1991 and went into effect July 1, 1995. The law merged the state's community colleges, technical colleges and state universities into one system. The system is separate from the University of Minnesota.