• Content Manager and Editor, University Communications

    Posting Number 2018-5046
    Posted Date 2 months ago(9/7/2018 5:35 AM)
    Shanghai-University Communications
    NYU Shanghai (SH1002)
    Compensation Grade
    Band 53
    Marketing/Advertising/Public Relations/Media/Video/Audio
  • Position Summary

    The Content Manager and Editor is responsible for creating, coordinating production of, and distributing content (written text, video, audio, animation, etc.) to increase awareness and interest in the programs and activities of NYU Shanghai. S/he will collaborate with other staff in the university to write and produce news and feature stories for distribution online and in marketing materials. S/he will help create and maintain a consistent brand identity for the university and will coordinate marketing and outreach efforts on all communications platforms (social media, website, newsletters, magazines, etc). The position requires superior writing and editing skills and expertise in digital, print, multimedia, and event marketing.

    The main responsibilities include:

    • Develop and execute marketing and communications strategies and tactics
    • Develop concepts and ideas, and edit a wide variety of communications for print, TV, and the Internet
    • Serve as project manager using diverse marketing channels and maintaining and distributing schedules and budgets
    • Manage production of promotional messaging, publications, and other materials
    • Write and update content for placement on website and print publications, such as newsletters, brochures, emails and such
    • Collaborate with designers, developers and writers on layouts, website design and other capabilities
    • Willingly take on other assignments from communications perspective that will assist NYU Shanghai in realizing its mission


    Required Education

    • Bachelor's degree or above

    Required Experience

    • At least five years of experience in reporting, writing, editing, marketing, communications, or related fields
    • Fluency in English is required, some familiarity with Chinese language is preferred.
    • Familiarity with principles of web design and production
    • Previous experience with higher education sector or in an academic setting is preferred 

    Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

    • Excellent integrated marketing project management skills
    • Excellent technical skills with a strong proficiency in managing social media platforms, electronic communications and website design
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Ability to be detail oriented with excellent time management and organizational skills in order to develop priorities and meet deadlines
    • Ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with various co-workers in a cross-cultural setting
    • Ability to work under pressure

    Additional Information

    You can feel free to follow our official WeChat Account: NYUShanghaiRecruitment to get updated recruitment news. Thank you!


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