The salary of the finalist selected for this role will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to departmental budgets, qualifications, experience, education, licenses, specialty, and training. The above hiring range represents the University's good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting.
The Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health (HDPFH) in the Mailman School of Public Health seeks a Communications and Marketing Coordinator to support departmental communications and outreach, while partnering with the Mailman School's Communications department and others to promote the department's distinctive accomplishments and educational programs to internal and external audiences.
The HDPFH faculty, staff, and students examine the health needs and human rights of diverse populations in communities across the globe, generating scholarly research, advocacy, and education initiatives that illuminate the department's intellectual distinction and commitment to underserved populations.
Reporting to the Departmental Administrator, the Communications and Marketing Coordinator will be responsible for executing the department???s strategic communications plan, while working closely with faculty and administrative staff in the department. This position requires outstanding written and communication skills and the ability to work proactively in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
Identify departmental events, faculty, staff, student and alumni activities that can be used for content on social media, websites, newsletters and magazines.
Act as a liaison between the department and central Communications and Alumni Relations departments.
Develop content for social media, event promotion and websites.
Post content to social media platforms.
Manage photo library and edit photos for use in communications vehicles.
Update recruitment materials including print and digital media.
Outreach to external and internal stakeholders to expand applications and retention of accepted students, including through Mailchimp and social media outlets.
Mailchimp database management and maintenance.
Departmental listserv management and maintenance in excel.
Manage, update, and develop new web content for department webpages in coordination with central Communications team.
Manage and update faculty profiles.
Promote events through event calendar, university digital signage, digital posters and social media.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Requires a Bachelor???s degree or equivalent in education and experience.
Proficient in Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Teams.
Knowledge and experience using Instagram, LinkedIn and other social media platforms.
Knowledge of social media platforms such as Instagram, X, Threads and LinkedIn, and also planning programs such as Hootsuite.
Experience and enthusiasm for writing to a range of audiences in various formats.
Excellent oral and written communications skills.
Ability to work with a diverse group of faculty, staff, students and external stakeholders.
Interest in global and community health.
Advanced degree in a related field.
Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud.
Experience with website software such as Drupal.
Writing sample (1 page).
Social media post in Instagram, Facebook or X.
Any samples of posters, slides or other visual media.
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Columbia University is one of the world's most important centers of research and at the same time a distinctive and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. The University recognizes the importance of its location in New York City and seeks to link its research and teaching to the vast resources of a great metropolis. It seeks to attract a diverse and international faculty and student body, to support research and teaching on global issues, and to create academic relationships with many countries and regions. It expects all areas of the university to advance knowledge and learning at the highest level and to convey the products of its efforts to the world.
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