Friday, March 27, 2015



THE AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF ROME is looking for a full-time Communications and Marketing Director.  Bringing strong and creative writing skills and web, social media, and graphic design knowledge, the successful candidate will be responsible for creating a single, coherent brand and image to advance the university's enrollment, development, and marketing goals. Essential requirements: English mother tongue; Master's Degree in English, Communications or Marketing (in lieu of a Master's Degree, 7 + years demonstrated experience will be considered); at least 5 years of progressively responsible experience in higher education marketing, advertising, public relations, or related area with a proven track record of developing and executing marketing, communications, and social media plans; Executive-level writing and editing; Excellent communication, presentation, and problem solving skills; Ability to apply market research and audience segmentation data, strategies and tactics; Excellent attention to detail with proven ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced environment; Familiarity with the organizational structure of major colleges and universities and the challenges specific to higher education communications

Italian work papers and immediate availability are essential. 1 year term employment contractrenewable.

Presentation letter (quote re: Pres 01/2015), resume and 3 reference contacts are to be submitted by e-mail or by fax to +390658330992.

Interviews will start as soon as possible and will be on-going until position is filled.


For a full job description please go to


The search is aimed to candidates of both sexes.


If any of you is interested in this position, please submit a letter of interest to


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