University of Utah’s Office of Technology & Venture Commercialization (TVC) is searching for a Director of Communications and Marketing who will work closely with the TVC Executive Director, TVC management team, technology managers and with University faculty and administrators in developing and supporting the communication and marketing needs for TVC. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing and advancing TVC’s brand and message.
This position has two specific foci:
1)TVC Promotion: Communications to promote TVC and inform stakeholders, promoting impactful news and stories related to TVC activities, apprising TVC stakeholders by creating and updating content, enhancing web traffic and press contacts, and increasing communication channels for TVC and its constituent groups.
2) Invention Marketing: Aiding technology managers in the marketing process for the University invention portfolio.
University of Utah Job ID# PRN17188B - 00642 - Technology Commercialization
COMPENSATION: $47,600.00 to $90,400.00/Annual.
WORK SCHEDULE: Full Time, 40 hours/per week; Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm
Incumbents in this position have the authority to manage assigned units and designated programs and services. Directs the planning and administration of the unit’s budget and makes spending decisions within budget guidelines. Oversees program development for assigned units and ensures that policies and procedures are followed.
QUALIFICATIONS: Requires a Bachelor’s degree in a related area of assignment or equivalency (2 years related work experience may be substituted for 1 year of education). Four to six years of progressively more responsible management experience. Background knowledge of assigned department’s area of specialization in order to analyze, plan and draw conclusions for recommendations to superiors. Demonstrated leadership skills in planning and directing employees and processes in order to effectively monitor and develop subordinates and to ensure the smooth operation of department.
Master’s degree in a related area may be preferred.
PLEASE APPLY ONLINE THROUGH THE UNIVERSITY OF UTAH SYSTEM TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS JOB: http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/76989
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. Please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/TDD), for further information or to request an accommodation. The University of Utah is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $47,600.00 to $90,400.00 /year