UNC Department of Public Safety Public Comm Specialist - Contributing in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

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Department Description

The UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, founded in 1975, is one of 45 National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the country. The Center’s mission is to reduce cancer occurrence and death in North Carolina and the nation through research, treatment, training and outreach.

Position Description

The Manager, Digital Communications plays an integral role in the UNC Lineberger Office of Communications and Marketing’s commitment to enhancing the cancer center’s local, national and international reputation by creating and managing targeted online communications. Key audiences include:

  • Social media communities across key platforms, including Facebook and Twitter

  • Current and prospective patients and their families

  • Donors, prospective donors and friends of the cancer center

  • Local, national and international news outlets

  • UNC Lineberger Board of Visitors

  • UNC Scientific Advisory Board

  • UCRF committee

  • National and international scientific audiences

  • Prospective faculty and staff members

  • Site visit committees (including NCI Core Grant, SPORE and others)

  • Community groups

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in a discipline related to the area of assignment; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

Preferred Qualifications

Outstanding oral and written communications skills. Experience developing and implementing social media campaigns.

Familiarity with web analytics, both capture and analysis.

Demonstrated skills in generating online brand familiarity and engagement.

Familiarity with shooting, producing and editing photos and video.

Must be able to professionally manage multiple concurrent projects.

Experience using email marketing systems and lists and the ability to learn and follow legal and regulatory requirements.

Special Physical and Mental Requirements

Position/Schedule Requirements Night work occasionally, Weekend work occasionally

Office of Human Resources Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (919) 843-2300 or send an email to employment@unc.edu

Please note: The Office of Human Resources will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

Position Type: Permanent Staff (SHRA)

Is this an internal only recruitment?: No

Position Title: Public Comm Specialist - Contributing

Working Title: Manager, Digital Communications

Position Number: 00057151

Vacancy ID: P006165

Budgeted Hiring Range: $36000 - $47000

Salary Grade Equivalent: 64

Full-time/Part-time Permanent/Time-Limited: Full-Time Permanent

Hours per week: 40

Department Name and Number: LCCC - Medical Foundation-426807

Date First Posted: 10/18/2016

Closing Date: 10/25/2016

Position Location: Chapel Hill, NC

Position Posting Category: Public Relations/Communications/Marketing

Stimulus/ARRA Funded: No