Skidmore College seeks applicants for Content Marketing Manager, a position in the Office of Communications and Marketing. Reporting to the Director of Marketing & Engagement, this role is responsible for the planning and implementation of digital content strategy, including: coordinating story development with key campus partners, collaborating with designers and developers to produce engaging content, and directing the editorial review process for branded, digital content.
The Content Marketing Manager will also lead inbound marketing efforts, creating resources and interactive elements that attract interest and engagement among the College's key audiences on the web and other digital channels.
Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. All materials must be received online no later than 10/31/17.
BA/BS in journalism or marketing, or related field of study or equivalent. 3-5 or more years experience in Marketing, Communications, Digital Media, Custom Publishing, Non Profit, Higher Education, etc.
Skidmore is a highly selective liberal arts college with a reputation for its creative approaches to just about everything. With its relatively small size and student-faculty ratio, the College is a close-knit academic community. Skidmore is known for its faculty of teacher-scholars devoted to the instruction and mentoring of undergraduates; approximately 2,400 talented men and women from some 47 ...states and 46 countries.In the universe of selective, private liberal arts colleges, Skidmore's distinctiveness is expressed in the statement that "Creative Thought Matters". This idea reflects not only the historical strength of the College's programs in the fine and performing arts but also the understanding that creativity is required for achievement in any area of human endeavor.The city of Saratoga Springs is widely recognized as one of America's great communities. It is located in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains, within a three-to-four-hour drive from New York City, Boston or Montreal. Travel & Leisure calls Saratoga Springs one of "America's Greatest Main Streets" as well as "one of the best college towns in the nation," Money Magazine says it's one of the nation's top 100 places to live, and Princeton Review describes it as a "perfect college town." It's a community rich in history and tradition. Famed mineral waters, a Revolutionary War battlefield, and the nation's oldest thoroughbred racetrack represent portions of that history. Also, it's a community of arts and culture. The Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC) is the summer home to the New York City Ballet, Philadelphia Orchestra, and a performing venue for top rock and jazz musicians.The Skidmore College community awaits your arrival, so if you welcome challenges and are interested in making a difference, come join us!