Assistant to the Chair for Communications & Marketing (71150) | Pratt Institute

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Brooklyn, New York, Assistant to the Chair for Communications & Marketing (71150) Location: Brooklyn, NY Description: The Graduate Center for Planning and the Environment at Pratt Institute is seeking a tech-savvy, team-driven, skilled communicator to assist the department in increasing the visibility of student and faculty work through currently-existing web and social media platforms as well as participate in School-wide and Institute-wide plans for enhanced web presence. The Assistant to the Chairperson will proactively contribute to communications and recruitment, two crucial elements of departmental operations requiring skills, initiative, and interdisciplinary approaches. The ideal candidate will be an organized, skilled communicator with excellent interpersonal skills who is a flexible team player with a desire to work in a mission-driven environment. If you are ready to join a dynamic team, share Pratt’s creative spirit, and work in a fast-paced, collaborative culture, then this is the opportunity you’re looking for! On a typical day you will be required to: Support the administrative needs of the Chair and the directors of the four GCPE programs (CIty and Regional Planning, Historic Preservation, Sustainable Environmental Systems, and Urban Placemaking and Management) to Supervise and coordinate the creation and distribution of GCPE-wide materials aimed at increasing enrollment Implement GCPE’s marketing plan, including supervising and coordinating social media. Identifying new outlets for recruitment and maintaining connections Supervising and coordinating systems for managing data at all points along the process of enrollment, from inquiry to admission Creating and managing production schedules for regular publications Qualifications: Education: Bachelors degree; Masters degree preferred. Experience: Two years of administrative experience, preferably in higher education. Skills: Proficiency in MS Excel and Word, google applications, adobe, social media platforms. Must have demonstrated ability to work independently and juggle several complex tasks simultaneously, as well as have excellent verbal, written, organizational and interpersonal skills. For campus access requirements related to COVID, click here Pratt Institute gives the creative leaders of tomorrow the knowledge and experience to make a better world. A top-ranked college with opportunities in art, design, architecture, liberal arts and sciences, and information studies, Pratt offers nearly 50 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. The Institutes impact expands beyond its 25-acre residential campus in Brooklyn to cutting-edge facilities throughout the borough, an additional historic building and public gallery in Manhattan, as well as an extension campus, PrattMWP College of Art and Design in Utica, New York. Since its founding in 1887, Pratt has prioritized diversity and inclusion, welcoming students from all walks of life while developing and sustaining pathways to more equitable workplaces and careers. Today, Pratt and its exceptional faculty pride themselves on being academically excellent as well as adaptable to both in-person and online learning. Pratt students are part of a collaborative, interdisciplinary, research- and inquiry-based education that prepares them for professional and personal success in creative fields and with the goal of contributing to a more just and sustainable world. With a long-held commitment to the communities of New York, Pratt offers a variety of programs for local pre-college and continuing education students in the Pratt Center for Community Development, the Center for Art, Design and Community Engagement, the Pratt Center K-12, and the School for Continuing and Professional Studies. The value of a Pratt education is evident in its graduates’ diverse and thriving careers, where their designs, art, work, and environments have reimagined our world. In over 75 countries across the globe, Pratts 61,000 alumni are advancing the creative economy and making a positive impact through their remarkable work and research. Application Instructions: To apply, visit Equal Employment Opportunity Statement We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion or belief, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, marital or domestic partnership status, sexual orientation, sex, gender identity or expression, age, disability, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.Pratt Institute recognizes and values the benefits of a diverse workforce. Copyright 2021 Inc. All rights reserved. Posted by the FREE value-added recruitment advertising agency jeid-ec8e16492ccbcc4db809cce2f4e3b598