Digital Communications Director

Decorah, Iowa
Feb 19, 2018
Mar 21, 2018
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

Luther College is seeking a Digital Communications Director to build an integrated digital presence to advance the mission of the institution by effectively connecting with our key audiences. The digital communications director will be responsible for managing the college's web, social media, email marketing, inbound marketing and digital advertising strategy to meet institutional brand awareness and marketing goals. This will be done in collaboration with other members of the communications and marketing department, as well as information technology staff, admissions staff, development and alumni staff, athletics and music marketing staff, information technology services, and faculty and students.

If you're thinking about applying, you are passionate about liberal arts higher education, engagement marketing, campaign management, strategy, project management and team building. You get excited about search engine rankings, click-through rates, social engagement, and conversion optimization. You dream of videos going viral. You've managed a team before and have 5–7 years of experience in the digital communications space. You also have examples of successful omnichannel marketing campaigns you've conceived and executed.

Luther College offers an excellent benefit package including a generous retirement contribution, competitive health insurance premiums, short and long-term disability, life insurance, and tuition benefits for employee, spouse and dependents.

Luther College seeks to build a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students. Luther College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and persons of diverse ethnic backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply. We value the input of multiple viewpoints and perspectives to create an academic community rich with cultural, social, and intellectual diversity. Candidates are encouraged to identify their strengths or experiences that will contribute to this goal.

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