The Account Manager will work in conjunction with the Oakland University Communications and Marketing Department (UCM) to plan, develop and implement strategic marketing initiatives, communications and public relations activities for the School of Engineering and Computer Science (SECS). This individual is responsible for both internal and external marketing and communication needs, and will create, implement and oversee the overall strategy to effectively communicate between students, staff, faculty and the community.
Bachelor's degree in communications, marketing or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience. Minimum four years experience in marketing, media relations and/or communications management. Experience with writing, researching and editing to produce content in a variety of formats. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Strong editorial, strategic, analytical, organizational, project management and personal skills. Ability to perform multiple tasks and meet multiple/changing priorities on deadline with minimal supervision. Experience using content management system to maintain a web section.
Experience working in higher education.
Internal Number: 17725
About Oakland University
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.