Iowa State University is seeking qualified applicants for a Communications Specialist II in their Information Technology Services (ITS) department. This position will propose and develop communications and marketing vision and strategy for ITS and Chief Information Office (CIO) communications including the IT and CIO websites, newsletters, and news articles. The Communication Specialist will conduct interviews and gather information for writing articles; lead, support, or develop ad hoc projects as assigned; and define and develop internal communications, partnering with IT Directors on topics and soliciting input from the organization. This position will develop instructional design and assist with face-to-face training for the Kuali and eData systems that will be implemented July 1, 2013.
The successful candidate will possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work within a complex, dynamic environment.
Bachelor's degree and 1 year of related experience
- Bachelor's degree in Journalism or communications related field
- Experience that demonstrates knowledge of communications and public relations.
- Experience that demonstrates a working knowledge of communications at a university or in academia.
- Experience that demonstrates knowledge of instructional design.
- Experience delivering face-to-face training.
Commensurate with qualifications
All offers of employment, oral and written, are contingent upon the university's verification of credentials and other information required by federal and state law, ISU policies/procedures, and may include the completion of a background check.
All accumulated vacation time must be used before the last day of the term.
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Iowa State University - 10 months ago