This position is an ideal opportunity for an aspiring professional who has some experience in the field, welcomes challenges and understands the need for flexibility and a focused message in communications. It’s not an easy job, but it is never dull!
The successful candidate will develop and implement electronic and print communications, maintain website content and produce public relations messages. As an integral part of the advancement team, the position works closely with fund development, alumni relations and admissions, as well as the head of school, academic administrators and the parents association. Supports are in place for the new employee, but we are looking for someone who wants to take on responsibility and develop ideas.
This is a 12-month position and reports to the Director of Fund Development.
Strong familiarity with social media communications
Digital photography and editing skills
Basic graphic design skills
Excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills
Some experience preferred
Poughkeepsie Day School strives to have its faculty, administration and student body reflect the diversity of the society in which we live. PDS is strongly committed to fostering a community that reflects the values of our school’s mission and to promoting an environment of equality, inclusion and respect for difference. The school is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.