Sarah Lawrence is a prestigious, coeducational liberal arts college that consistently ranks among the leading liberal arts colleges in the country. Sarah Lawrence is known for its pioneering approach to education, its rich history of impassioned intellectual and civic engagement, and its vibrant, successful alumni. In close proximity to the unparalleled offerings of New York City, the historic campus, located in southern Westchester, is home to an intellectually curious and diverse community.
The Marketing & Communications Coordinator provides creative and administrative support across various departmental projects and initiatives, bringing a number of key communications and creative skills to play on a daily basis.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Project Management/Client Liaison
Serves as client rep/project manager for a number of on-campus clients
Traffic projects from initiation through delivery, managing client requests, reviews, approvals, schedules, budgets, and all other project components
Under the direction of the Senior Manager of Creative Services, coordinate with in-house and freelance creative services/digital teams to ensure projects are executed in accordance with brand and visual style standards
Writes, edits, proofreads, and fact-checks on a frequent basis for projects that span all on-campus clients and various channels (long- and short-form print, web, e-mail, social media)
Creates and distributes e-mails using MailChimp
Manages photography needs for the department – determining with other stakeholders what to photograph, booking photographers, receiving photos, and ensuring photography is logged in department’s digital library
Hires and manages student office assistants
Assists in the compilation and production of reports and presentation materials
Ensures phone coverage for the Office
Maintains office general files, supplies, and samples of department’s work
Provides administrative support to department head, as well as other staff, as needed
1-3 years experience in marketing, communications, public relations, or equivalent combination
Exceptional project management skills – time management, organization, prioritization, and the ability to pay careful attention to detail
Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to comfortably communicate and work with individuals at all levels of the College
Top-notch writing, proofreading, and editing skills
Experience in administrative support or office management
Proficiency in Microsoft Office and a general aptitude for technology and social media
Experience in higher education
Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite applications and MailChimp or other HTML e-mail software
Sarah Lawrence is a prestigious, residential, coeducational liberal arts college. Founded in 1926 and consistently ranked among the leading liberal arts colleges in the country, Sarah Lawrence is known for its pioneering approach to education, rich history of impassioned intellectual and civic engagement, and vibrant, successful alumni. In close proximity to the unparalleled offerings of New York ...City, our historic campus is home to an inclusive, intellectually curious, and diverse community.
Talented, creative students choose Sarah Lawrence for the opportunity to take charge of their education. In close collaboration with our dedicated, distinguished faculty, students create a rigorous, personalized course of study, conduct independent research, and connect a wide array of disciplines. They graduate knowing how to apply the knowledge, skills, and critical thinking necessary for life after college.