The Allen-Stevenson School, founded in 1883, is a K-9 independent school for boys with an enrollment of 415 students. The School seeks a Communications Manager to be a key member of the Communications Department, focusing primarily on writing and editing, social media, website, publications, online calendar, and photography. This is a full time position and is eligible for our complete benefits package. The position reports to the Director of Communications.
Managing social media for the School; 3 - 5 years of experience planning Facebook, Instagram and Twitter content;
Writing news stories, articles for the biannual Lamplighter magazine and educational thought pieces;
Assist in photography of daily classroom activities and events, as well as occasional special events in the evenings;
Create and maintain content for the website;
Manage the online Master Calendar for the school year;
Draft and edit pushpages/emails to constituent groups;
Create and provide support for online registrations for numerous events and programs, including Alligator Soup, Admissions, Summer Camp, and PA Events; and
Co-teach Upper School Yearbook Elective and assist with content and completion of the Yearbook.
A successful candidate will also possess the following characteristics and experiences:
Bachelor’s degree and at least three (3) years of professional experience;
Excellent interpersonal, collaboration, and relationship building skills;
Ability to work as part of a team, as well as work well independently;
Proven strong writing and editorial skills with an ability to produce materials quickly and in a variety of styles;
Experience in website content management, messaging and social media;
Ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple tasks;
Resourceful and attentive to detail and accuracy;
Experience in photographing events; and
Willingness to fully embrace the Allen-Stevenson mission and culture.
Selected candidates will complete a process that includes a phone interview, some group interviews and a visit to the School, which may require a writing sample.
Please visit The Allen-Stevenson School website for additional information. To explore this opportunity, please send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Your cover letter should explain in detail your qualifications for the position.
The Allen-Stevenson School actively seeks to forward diversity goals through its process of hiring faculty and staff.
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