Assistant Director, Communications and Public Affairs

Posting Number 2022-9837
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/26/2022 9:10 AM)
Location : Location
US-NY-New York
Public Affairs and Communication (Administrators)
College of Dentistry (DN1032)
Compensation Grade
Band 52
Marketing/Advertising/Public Relations/Media/Video/Audio

Position Summary

Provide production and distribution support for NYU Dentistry's flagship publication, Global Health Nexus, and
its online-only, public access magazine, Journal of the Academy of Distinguished Educators (JADE); write
articles for Nexus; handle all of the operational aspects of the Office of Communications and Public Affairs,
including preparing and overseeing on past expense trends' analysis; authorizing allocation of funds; and
reviewing and approving expenditures against budget; maintaining and updating mailing list databases; assist
with production of promotional materials directed internally to the College community and externally to local,
national, and international audiences, including student and patient recruitment materials, e-newsletters,
publications, alumni communications, social media posting, digital signage announcements, mass emails, web
content, and videos. Manage photo archive, maintain online events calendar, aggregate content, and work
collaboratively with all members of the Communications & Public Affairs team to develop and implement
communications and public affairs strategies consonant with institutional goals.


Required Education:
Bachelors degree

Preferred Education:
Masters degree in marketing, communications or journalism.

Required Experience:
5 years professional experience in writing, communicating with the media and the public, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Experience:
Experience writing for and marketing an academic or healthcare institution and producing major publications.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Outstanding written, verbal, editing, networking, problem-solving and platform skills. Ability to manage several projects/initiatives simultaneously.

Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Track record managing publications, expanding media coverage, developing and implementing communications and public affairs initiates at a global level.

Additional Information

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