Director of Communications and External Relations
VCU Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs
Posted: May 26, 2021
Ranked nationally in the top 15% of schools of Public Affairs, the Virginia Commonwealth University's L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs is looking for a dynamic Director of Communications and External Relations. The position is responsible for the School’s internal and external communication, marketing, and events. This individual will work closely with the school's deans and directors, faculty, and staff as well as collaborate with the University Communications Office to meet strategic internal and external goals through print and digital collateral, earned media, web content, advertising, and online and social media. The director develops and leads a communications and marketing strategy focused at the local, state, national and international levels, and manages all related activities and staff to 1) advance the public’s awareness of and engagement with the School; 2) support initiatives of the school; 3) develop and refine the School's brand; 4) plan and execute events.
Posting Close Date
Position open until filled; priority review for applications submitted by June 14.