The Communications Specialist (Part-Time) will work with the IU based ECHO team to manage and improve ECHO-related communications and promotions with multiple and diverse target audiences. In addition to working with the ECHO team, this person will work closely and collaboratively with the Director of Communications at FSPH.
Working with the team to create effective communication and marketing strategies for ECHO.
Assisting with content and design of external and internal communications including social media, graphics, marketing, newsletters, etc.
Maintaining up-to-date information for ECHO-specific webpages including writing content and website design.
Working with Communications Director to manage ECHO media releases and inquiries and arrange interviews.
Supporting the team to develop relationships with influencers and key stakeholders.
Identifying opportunities to market ECHO.
REQUIRED: Bachelor's or Master’s Degree in communications/marketing or closely-related discipline by the start of employment, plus 5 years of experience working with communications/marketing of health-related services.
BA or MA in public relations, communications or similar relevant field. Previous experience in communications through multiple media channels, including print and social media. Experience and knowledge in copywriting, proofreading and editing. Experience in web design and content production. Demonstrated ability in marketing to diverse target audiences. Proven track record of successful project management. Photo and video-editing skills. Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills. Outstanding organizational and time-management skills.
Working Conditions/Physical Demands:
Expected work schedule is 20 hours/week.
Salary Plan: HR
Salary Grade: HR
Campus: IUPUI - Indianapolis
Department: PUBLIC HEALTH DEAN'S OFFICE (IN-DPHA-IUINA)
Internal Number: 69311
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.