Assistant Director for Marketing and Social Media


James Madison University

Type

Admin / marketing & communications, dean

Location

North America

Harrisonburg

United States

Location

United States

Harrisonburg

Type

Admin / marketing & communications, dean


University Recreation (UREC) at James Madison University is accepting applications for an Assistant Director for Marketing and Social Media. The mission of UREC is to promote and advance healthy lifestyles through educational programs, participation opportunities and supportive services. UREC's qualified staff is committed to excellence and responsive to the developmental needs of their participants. UREC looks for people who are passionate about teaching and working with students. UREC's award-winning main facility is 278,515 square feet of recently expanded and renovated space. Duties and Responsibilities: Supervises one Graduate Assistant for Marketing and Social Media and nine undergraduate Marketing Assistants. Works with UREC professional staff to develop and ensure up-to-date content for programs, events, services, campaigns and facilities. Responsible for the design and publication of UREC marketing materials such as displays, promotional items and temporary signage. Advances the UREC brand through managing UREC's digital presence, including the UREC website, social media, digital screens, email and radio messaging. Coordinates photography and videography for the department and manages storage and access to these files. Responds to requests for sponsorships and advertising, maintains partnerships and serves as a resource for UREC staff and student groups. Responsible for departmental representation at JMU information fairs. Manages UREC marketing budget, inventory, policies and guidelines. Performs evening facility supervision periodically throughout the semester on a rotating basis with other professional staff.