The College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at Colorado State University seeks a full-time, highly experienced Assistant Director of Communications to help promote the college and its research, teaching, outreach and clinical services to internal and external audiences. The position will play a critical role in the collegeís robust communications and public relations efforts, with particular focus on developing excellent content for a variety of media platforms; this content will highlight complex issues in health, medicine and science. The Assistant Director will fulfill a range of supervisory, advanced writing, editing and project-management responsibilities. The Assistant Director will report to the Director of Communications. Bachelorís degree in journalism, public relations, marketing, communications or related field; and a minimum of ten (10) years of professional journalism, publications and/or public relations employment with extensive experience in researching, reporting, writing, editing and publications management while adhering to demanding deadlines. The successful candidate must demonstrate management and completion of multiple successful deliverables, as well as superior writing and editing skills.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, however, for full consideration, applications must be received by Friday, May 9, 2014. Submit electronically as one pdf file a resume, cover letter describing qualifications for the position, and three references (including name, contact information and relation to applicant) to Ashley Meyer at email@example.com
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