The Division of Enrollment Management (EM) at the University ofTennessee, Knoxville, (UT) invites applications and nominations for AssistantDirector of Enrollment Management Communications. UT is seeking candidates whohave the ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the diversity andintercultural goals of the University.
UT is the state's flagship, research institution, a campus of choicefor outstanding undergraduates, and a premier graduate institution. Enrollingmore than 28,000 students, the campus is located in the foothills of the GreatSmoky Mountains in beautiful East Tennessee. As a land-grant university, UTfulfills its access mission through a commitment to excellence in learning,scholarship, and engagement. The EM division comprises morethan 150 full-time staff who serve our students through the followingdepartments and functions: Undergraduate Admissions, International Recruitment,One Stop, Financial Aid and Scholarships, University Registrar, and EMCommunications.
We are looking for a passionate communicator with a love oforganization and project management. This position requires creativity, forwardthinking, and collaboration among the team and across campus. You'll helpestablish the fun and creative working environment of the EM CommunicationsOffice. Be prepared for a fast-paced, everyday-is-different environment, withopportunities to strategize and dream big about ways to communicate and impactprospective and current students.
Plays a critical role on this team,providing project management and oversight to meet the needs of the EMDivision. In conjunction with the Director, plans, coordinates, and executesintegrated marketing and communication plans, providing graphic design, layout,and production assistance. Organize, manage, and prioritize workflows fromcreative development to product delivery, enforcing a rigorous approval processto maintain university branding standards and quality control. Manage theday‐to‐day operations and personnel. Recruit, train, direct, and supervise unitstaff. Make recommendations to Director regarding changes or enhancement ofservices and policy revisions. Serve on committees to represent the unit and/orfill in for Director as needed. Build positive relationships with divisionstaff, campus partners, students, and faculty; serve as a liaison to the campusCommunications and Marketing office; manage relationship with vendors. Developcommunication plans in conjunction with the Director for EM Communications andother members of the leadership team. Coordinate the implementation and overseeexecution of comprehensive communications plan. Write copy, oversee design andcontent for: print, video, and electronic communications.
Internal Number: 164286
Our primary mission is to move forward the frontiers of human knowledge and enrich and elevate the citizens of the state of Tennessee, the nation, and the world. As the preeminent research-based, land-grant university in the state, UT embodies the spirit of excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, outreach, and engagement attained by the nation’s finest public research institutions.