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Student Media Coordinator, Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs
Kean University

Date Posted Sep. 15, 2021
Title Student Media Coordinator, Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs
University Kean University
Union, NJ, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Coordinator
  • Student Services
    Graphic Design/Marketing

Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs

Student Media Coordinator

Supervised by the Director of Communications and Marketing for Student Affairs, the Student Media Coordinator (Professional Services Specialist III) is responsible for the supervision of daily operations and production of The Cougar’s Byte online student news publication and the Memorabilia yearbook. The Student Media Coordinator coordinates the recruitment, selection, training, supervision and evaluation of graduate and undergraduate student staff members in the areas of writing, editing, graphic design, photography and video production to promote and highlight all aspects of the Kean University student experience. The Student Media Coordinator also assists with other marketing and communication initiatives for the Division.  This position requires travel and a flexible schedule including regular evening and weekend hours.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college; two years of professional experience in an institution of higher education or in education, higher education or other field that is directly related to communications or marketing; and experience in leading and supervising a team is required. Candidate must demonstrate knowledge, skill and understanding of print, digital and website management and publishing for a higher education institution or equivalent brand; and have technical skills including Microsoft Office, Google Workspace, HTML, photo editing and social media. Degree major in English, Journalism, Communication, Graphic Design, Marketing or a related field and experience using Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Dreamweaver), Microsoft Office Suite, Salesforce Marketing Cloud, Anthology (formerly Campus Labs) Engage and Ellucian Colleague is preferred. Excellent interpersonal and written and oral communication skills are essential.

Candidacy review begins immediately and continues until appointment is made.
*  Please submit your cover letter, resume/CV and contact information for three professional references. *Official transcripts for all degrees are required prior to the starting date of employment.

Additional Information
Kean University complies with the Jersey First Act (Senate Bill No. 1730, P.L. 2011, Chapter 70). Any individual newly hired by Kean University will be required to abide by this law and establish a principal residence in New Jersey. New employees will have a full 365 days to establish such residence, from the effective date of hire.
In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position, please refer to Section III.A. of our Accommodations Policy & Procedures.  

Diversity & Non-Discrimination Statement
Kean University is committed to establishing and maintaining a diverse campus community through inclusive excellence and equal opportunity.  Kean’s commitment to access and equity is designed to prepare each graduate to not only thrive, but climb higher in a diverse world.  As an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution we work to support a campus-wide agenda to foster a community that both values and promotes the diversity and equity of all students, faculty, staff, administrators, and beyond.

EEO/AA Statement
Kean University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer

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