Communications Specialist III, Plant Sciences
Pay grade 37
The Turfgrass Science and Management program in the Plant Sciences Department at the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture seek qualified applicants for a Coordinator III position for the purpose of developing and implementing a communications and public relations campaign that seeks to increase student enrollment and improve the overall visibility and fundraising opportunities for the Turfgrass Science and Management program.
Bachelor’s degree in Communications or Journalism with 10+ years’ experience or equivalent education and experience in relevant area.
Demonstrated experience in developing and implementing an integrated communications strategy, and public relations campaign. Ability to work within a multi—level communications structure where consistent messaging across organizational levels is critical. Experience with turn-key (cradle to grave) operations of media communications. Extensive demonstrated experience (10+ years) in delivering photography, video, writing, and multimedia projects on tight deadlines. Extensive demonstrated in staff leadership and development. Ability to organize events to showcase program attributes to diverse audiences. Ability to develop and use survey and opinion research to develop communications strategies. Experience in organizing and archiving written, photographic,, and video media for later recall and use. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Expert using Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, Non-linear Video Editing Software (Final Cut Pro, Avid, Adobe Premier). Expert using Nikon/Canon video and still cameras.
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Plant Science - Exp
Feb 14, 2013, 2:11:15 PM
University of Tennessee - Knoxville - 19 months ago