Assistant Director of College Communications/Lead Writer
Virginia Wesleyan College is currently seeking an Assistant Director of College Communications/Lead Writer for the Office of College Communications. The successful applicant should be familiar with AP Style and possess excellent spelling, grammar and storytelling skills. The individual should be attentive to detail and able to handle multiple priorities, function well under tight deadlines and work collaboratively as part of a creative team. This position will assist in a variety of challenging public relations and marketing communication responsibilities including writing and managing content for the College website, College magazine and campus publications. The successful applicant will also be responsible for writing press releases; promoting College news, events and stories both internally and externally in a variety of ways including via social media; tracking media attention; and assisting with other communications-related duties as assigned. A Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in English, journalism, communications or public relations along with two years of relevant experience is required.
Apply by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or submit resume with cover letter to Virginia Wesleyan College, Human Resources Department, 1584 Wesleyan Drive, Norfolk, VA 23502. Virginia Wesleyan College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.