Salaries are commensurate with qualifications and experience. California Western School of Law offers competitive benefits, including 403(b) and flexible spending plans.
Unless otherwise stated below interested individuals should provide a cover letter describing their interest in and qualifications for the position, salary requirements, and resume to: California Western School of Law Human Resources at HR@cwsl.edu.
Position: Director of Marketing and Communications
Department: Institutional Advancement
Summary Description: California Western School of Law, a not-for-profit educational institution located in downtown San Diego, is seeking a Director of Marketing and Communications. In consultation with the Vice Dean for Academic Affairs, the Director formulates and directs a comprehensive, long-range brand management strategy, including marketing and communications programs to fulfill its mission and supports its fundraising programs. Responsibilities include print and digital marketing, advertising, web communications, social media, video, and internal communications. The Director of Marketing and Communications is responsible for maintaining and developing the institution’s brand in the minds and lives of its various constituencies. The Director supervises the Marketing and Communications team and is responsible for the overall fiscal and administrative management of the Marketing and Communications department.
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree, preferably in Communications, Journalism, Marketing, or a related field. At least 6-8 years of progressively responsible experience in marketing, public relations or communications. Must have strong writing and editing skills with knowledge of news writing style and Associated Press style. Must demonstrate competence in the conceptualization and design of a successful brand management program, including developing and implementing a marketing and communications plan. Must possess knowledge of Adobe Create Suite, especially Photoshop and Dreamweaver; some HTML, web CMS (Sitecore preferred). Experience with video and/or audio editing preferred. Must be familiar with using social media channels, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Tumblr, and Instagram. Five or more years of supervisory experience required. Demonstrated ability and interest in working with a highly diverse student and employee population. Experience working in a higher education or legal setting helpful.
Interested individuals should provide a cover letter describing their interest in and qualifications for the position, salary requirements, and resume. Applications will be accepted through August 21, 2015.
California Western School of Law is an equal opportunity employer.