As a member of the Communications Team, the Marketing/Communications Associate plays an important role in advancing the mission of Sacred Heart education through the school’s print and electronic publications. The position demands a range of skills, including but not limited to video production, photography, website editing, and social media content creation. The ability to contribute to the school’s website and social media platforms, in terms of both content and technical management, is a must. The Marketing/Communications Associate serves as an editor for Newsnotes, the school’s weekly parent e-newsletter and collaborates with the Admissions Office in managing advertising, direct mail and other marketing initiatives related to enrollment.
The ideal candidate is self-motivated and technically skilled with a proven ability to take complex projects from start to finish, on deadline. The Marketing/Communications Associate should possess an instinct for public relations and marketing and must be able to work well with colleagues, volunteers and vendors, consistently projecting a positive image of Sacred Heart Schools. The Marketing/Communications Associate reports directly to the Marketing/Communications Director.
The Communications Office is one of the three offices, including Admissions and Development, which make up the Department of Institutional Advancement. The Institutional Advancement Team works collaboratively to build understanding and support of the school’s mission and programs and to secure resources to enhance the school and secure its future. Collectively and individually, the team strives to model the values expressed in the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart education.