Associate Director of Communications, LSU Law Center
The LSU Law Center is seeking a skilled and confident writer for print, electronic and multimedia platforms. Reporting to the Director of Communications and External Relations, this position is responsible for collaboration across all Law Center departments and with University counterparts to effect print and electronic communications, website management, media relations, and marketing for the Law center. As part of a creative team, the Associate Director ensures that key Law Center developments and messages are communicated effectively across print, broadcast, electronic and social media. Frequently on deadline, the position is responsible for writing and editing features, newsletters, news releases, annual reports, brochures, multimedia projects, and the primary website. The Associate Director also assists with content management across ancillary websites (such as Law Review, the Advocacy Program, etc.) to ensure consistency and may participate with research and development of presentations by the Dean’s Office. This position also supports a variety of special events, including activities for students, alumni, and broader LSU and Baton Rouge community and serves as lead on several school-wide, signature events.
Bachelor’s degree; minimum of three years of experience in Journalism, Public Relations, Marketing or Brand Management; experience in website management, print media, and familiarity with incorporating graphic design and photography into publications and web.
This position requires excellent written and verbal communication skills, an ability and commitment to meet deadlines in a professional, fast-paced, team-oriented environment; ability to deal with multiple constituencies including senior level administrators, alumni, donors, volunteers, students, government officials and others. Must be available to travel periodically and to work occasional evening and weekend events.
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