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Director of Communications and Marketing

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Director of Communications and Marketing
Position Type Professional
City Waco
State TX
Zip 76798

This position specifically supports the mission by:
Developing, coordinating, and directing Baylor Law School’s public relations and marketing activities in order to enhance and strengthen communications with Baylor Law School’s constituents and raise the profile of the Law School. The Director of Communications & Marketing (the “Director”) will work closely with the Dean, Associate Dean, and Baylor’s Public Relations Department, Law School Senior Graphic, Web & Marketing Designer and other law school directors. The Director is responsible for assisting with the production of high quality publications. The Director will also provide communications counsel to faculty and administrators. In addition, the Director will develop and implement new strategies as necessary to further the mission of Baylor Law School.

Job Duties
Required Education Bachelor's
Field of Study Degree in marketing, public relations, professional writing or journalism.
Required Experience 3 years of relevant work
Other Required Qualifications

Excellent verbal and written communication skills; Must be a self-starter; Must be one who can function without close supervision; Must possess the ability to work well with others; Collaborate on projects as both a team leader and a team member; Must be one who will constantly seek out on his/her own, new and improved ways to implement and coordinate Law School programs; Must possess initiative and creativity; Must have a highly developed work ethic; Must have superior organization skills; Ability to make presentations to groups of varying sizes; Typing and word processing skills; Desktop publishing skills; Ability to juggle multiple priorities; Strong working knowledge of Website and social media marketing; Excellent proofreading skills; Understanding of higher education topics

Preferred Education Master's
Preferred Field of Study
Preferred Experience 5 years of relevant work
Other Preferred Qualifications
Part time/Full time Full Time
Avg Hours per Week 40
Work Hours Business hours; 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m, Monday through Friday
Physical Demands

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About Baylor

Working at Baylor is so much more than simply having a job! As part of the Baylor family, employees not only receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical and dental insurance, generous time off, and fantastic automatic retirement contributions, they also get to experience Baylor.

-Experience the culture of working for an institution consistently ranked as a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education
-Experience a mission driven organization based on a strong Christian commitment (
-Experience Baylor academics with outstanding tuition remission for eligible staff and qualified dependents
-Experience our beautiful campus with access to libraries, museums, and recreational facilities such as our fitness center, athletic courts, an indoor swimming pool, and the Baylor marina to name a few
-Experience our great dining facilities and enjoy an employee discount
-Experience Baylor athletics with reduced admission or free access to athletic events
-Experience Baylor through many more wonderful events and programs that take place on campus each year
-Conveniently located in Waco, Texas, Baylor University is approximately 90 miles from both the Dallas-Fort Worth and Austin areas. To learn more about life in Waco, visit

EEO Statement

Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion among its selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Pay Rate Commensurate with education and experience

Posting Detail Information

Vacancy Number S036931
Open Date 09/01/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * This position requires a minimum of a Bachelor's degree. Do you meet this requirement?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * If you do not have a Bachelor's degree but are enrolled and nearing completion, what is your anticipated graduation date?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Media File
  2. Portfolio