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Job Details

Director of Communications

Posted: 11/18/2020

Hiring Location: Catholic Campus Ministry at SMU - Campus Ministry
Address: 3057 University Boulevard, Dallas, TX TX 75205 (Map)

Job Type: Full Time
Hours: Sunday - Thursday (hours vary)
Weekends/OT Required: Occasionally
Education Required: Bachelors Degree
Catholic Required: Yes
Bilingual Required: Preferred

Job Description

Catholic Campus Ministry at Southern Methodist University, a year-round ministry of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Dallas, seeks a full-time Director of Communications who fulfills the Catholic mission of Catholic Campus Ministry by managing and promoting the ministry’s marketing and communications initiatives. During the COVID-19 pandemic, this position also includes assisting at Sunday Masses (more information below).
• Ability to work non-standard hours which will include weekends and some holidays
• Participates in regular staff meetings to plan ministry goals and strategies.
• Occasional participation at student events for capturing photo/video (and coordinating event photography and documentation with staff, students, and volunteers)
• Manages the Marketing budget.
• Manages and maintains the communication channels below:
* Website
* Social Media (Facebook & Instagram
* Bulletin
* Brand Collateral
* Spring and Fall Newsletters

Job Requirements

• Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Advertising, Public Relations, Marketing, or related field required
• One to three years’ professional experience relevant to marketing, communication, ministry, event
planning, project management, and/or social media required
• One to three years’ experience in Catholic young adult ministry and/or Catholic campus ministry
• Familiarity with design software such as Photoshop and InDesign required
• Familiarity with Illustrator and Adobe Premiere/Final Cut Pro preferred
• Familiarity with social media outlets and content management systems required
• Web design skills preferred
• Must be an active, practicing Catholic in good standing with the Catholic Church
• Adherence to the social, ethical, and moral disciplines, norms, and teachings of the Roman Catholic
Church in both professional and personal conduct required
• Ability to manage planning timelines and publication deadlines

Additional Information

Director of Communications Detailed Job Description

Position Filled

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