Assistant Director Marketing & Brand Strategy

Posted: 11/17/2020

Assistant Director Marketing & Brand Strategy
University Relations
The University of Northern Iowa is searching for a dynamic, experienced marketing professional who will be responsible for the development and coordination of marketing and branding campaigns and activities that serve to advance awareness of the university brand, as well as strengthen student recruitment efforts and engagement work; partners closely with members of the campus marketing community to ensure cohesion in brand messaging as well as coordination and strategy in the development of marketing tactics and plans that promote the university and its units; and plays a key supporting role in University Relations (UR) leadership by assisting with planning, reporting, special initiatives, and project communication among teams.
Bachelor’s degree in marketing, management, business, communications, or related field plus at least five years of combined experience in team management, budgeting, brand development, and marketing/communication campaign development and planning required. Master’s degree and experience in trademarks, licensing, special events/outreach coordination preferred.
Criminal and other relevant background checks required. UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and protected veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.

The University offers an excellent benefits package including a vacation plan, employer sponsored retirement plans, health and dental insurance, and life and disability insurance. Application materials received by December 4, 2020 will be given first consideration. For more information or to apply, visit
UNI is a tobacco free campus.

Type of Employment: Full-Time