||Director of Arts Marketing
||Working under indirect supervision of the Senior Vice President for Marketing Communications and Chief of Staff, the Director of Arts Marketing is responsible for marketing, promotions and media relations for The Grand Opera House, the Townsend School of Music, Mercer Theatre, Mercer Art Department, Tattnall Square Center for the Arts and the McEachern Art Center. The Director of Arts Marketing works closely with the Executive Director of The Grand Opera House, the Dean of the Townsend School of Music, the Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and with program directors to achieve marketing and revenue objectives for their respective areas.
||A bachelors degree from an accredited college/university in journalism, broadcasting, communications, marketing, or a closely related field is required as well as one year of experience developing and executing marketing and promotion plans for an arts organization, higher education institution, or a related organization. Excellent writing skills and working knowledge of AP Style to write and distribute news releases and compose stories for University publications are required. The successful candidate will be familiar with basic design skills and have a working knowledge of software used for graphic design, web design, and photo editing in order to produce ads, brochures and other marketing materials. The incumbent must have the ability to prioritize multiple projects and experience using social media to achieve marketing objectives. Some evening and weekend work is required in order to accommodate certain arts events. Candidates with experience mentoring students and who have an advanced degree in a related field are desirable.
|Is a criminal background check needed for this position?
||Commensurate with experience
||Resume, Cover Letter, References
|Special Instructions to Applicants
||Applicants should be prepared to answer the following questions:
1. Do you have a bachelor’s degree?
2. Describe two to three examples of marketing and communications plans and materials you have developed or collaborated with others to create.
3. What qualities and/or experiences make you the best candidate for this position?
Job Categories: Arts and Culture. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: arts, director, education, marketing, and opera. States: Georgia.
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