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Assistant Director, Marketing

Virginia Tech
Job Location:
Washington, DC, Virginia
Communications, Marketing, and Public Affairs

Job Description

This position is responsible for providing recruiting, marketing and alumni engagement support for online graduate degrees. Additional duties will include graduate-level instruction. Primary reporting accountability is to the Deputy Director of the organization and to the Director of Marketing.

Required Qualifications

  • Master's degree in business, marketing, sustainability, or other related/relevant area.
  • Extensive project management experience.
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Superior customer service skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member, and handle multiple tasks simultaneously with a high attention to detail
  • Ability to plan and prioritize work requirements and demonstrate independent decision-making capabilities.
  • Ability to work flexible hours including evening and weekend hours consistent with student needs.

Preferred Qualifications

1. Expertise in environmental communications
2. Marketing experience in higher education

Appointment Type


Salary Information

$75,000-$80,000 depending on experience and qualifications.

Review Date


Additional Information

The successful candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check as well as documentation of COVID-19 vaccination.

About Virginia Tech

Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking a hands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to be leaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institution that enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout the world, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community dedicated to knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers more than 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eight undergraduate colleges, a school of medicine, a veterinary medicine college, Graduate School, and Honors College. The university has a significant presence across Virginia, including the Innovation Campus in Northern Virginia; the Health Sciences and Technology Campus in Roanoke; sites in Newport News and Richmond; and numerous Extension offices and research centers. A leading global research institution, Virginia Tech conducts more than $500 million in research annually.

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