NKU welcomes applicants to fill the position of Communications & Content Specialist (Content Producer). The Content Producer will generate stories and create written content for all of NKU's marketing and communication channels. They work with faculty, staff, students and alumni to highlight the NKU experience and engage all members of the community. Northern Kentucky University is a dynamic community, therefore, Content Producers must be able to work in a fast-paced environment to quickly, and creatively share the experience.
Primary Responsibilities :
Contribute to the planning, creation and editing of marketing and advertising efforts in print and digital – that promote the NKU experience and brand. This includes content for NKU' website, print, news, social media, and advertising.
Content Producers should be able to generate their own photos and video as needed.
High Editorial Standards – As a proofreader, work to ensure editorial standards are followed in all areas of story writing and communications, which means checking for correct style, grammar, and strong writing to ensure the interest of our readers. To inspire and stimulate them to get or to stay connected to NKU.
Content Producers are responsible for generating interest in NKU stories to various outlets and be part of a planning team specifically to engage wide varieties of audiences.
Bachelor's Degree and minimum of three years' experience.
Working knowledge of digital marketing tools including the Adobe Creative Suite, social media channels, marketing automation platforms, writing for Search Engine Optimization, tools to update web pages, understanding of analytics, etc. are essential.
Familiarity with AP Style, proficiency in web-based platforms, browsers, HTML and related technologies. MS Office proficiency.
Ongoing desire to keep up with the latest trends and technical skills, and a proven capability and desire to learn quickly.
Understanding and appreciation for marketing strategy and sound news judgment.
Minimum Education: Bachelor's Degree
Minimum Experience: 3 years
Quick Link: 9046
Internal Number: 9046
About Northern Kentucky University
NKU is a growing metropolitan university of more than 14,000 students served by more than 2,000 faculty and staff on a thriving suburban campus near Cincinnati.
Located in the quiet suburb of Highland Heights, Kentucky—just seven miles southeast of Cincinnati—we have become a leader in Greater Cincinnati and Kentucky by providing a private school education for a fraction of the cost.
While we are one of the fastest growing universities in Kentucky, our professors still know our students' names.