Communications Director

Immaculata Catholic School
Employment Type
Full Time
Location
Durham, NC
Posted Date

Hours per week: 40

Key responsibilities / day-to-day job functions

Responsibilities

  • Maintain a high level of cohesive branding and messaging across all channels of communication, both internally and externally
  • Generate content and/or graphics for advertisements, marketing and event materials, weekly newsletter, social media, website, reports, and more
  • Work closely with Administration to create and distribute important school-wide communications and emergency alerts
  • Write press releases and establish relationships with media outlets to generate positive news stories
  • Collaborate with local vendors to produce materials that are on budget
  • Capture high-quality photos of students and staff for promotional purposes
  • Maintain a departmental budget

 Required Skills

  • Excellent writing skills with meticulous attention to detail
  • Experience with website creation and maintenance as well as online communications applications
  • Knowledge of design concepts and software
  • Willingness to shift and pivot as needed to address emergent events
  • Work collaboratively with team but also self-direct and produce work autonomously

 Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum level of Education: Bachelor’s Degree
  • Minimum amount of Work Experience: 5 years
    • Years of related work experience: 5 years
    • Area of related work experience: Business or School Communications  

Since 1909, it has been the passion of Immaculata leadership to serve and educate students with a focus on character development, faith formation, and academic excellence. We believe that when children are provided with an innovative education in a nurturing environment, they will grow up to be thoughtful citizens who serve our world. 

As a National Blue Ribbon School and the first middle school in NC to receive AdvancED STEM Certification, Immaculata offers a strong curriculum, diverse community, resources and enrichment, extracurricular activities, and state-of-the-art technology.

Position Start Date: (Spring or Summer 2021)