Naugatuck Valley Community College, in Waterbury, CT a constituent unit of the Board of Regents for Higher Education, Connecticut State Colleges and Universities, invites applications for the following anticipated opening:
Full-Time 12 Month Administrative position:
Public Relations Associate – supports the college’s strategic marketing plan with writing, editing, media relations, research tasks, public relations initiatives, and positioning strategies. The Public Relations Associate manages, maintains and develops relationships with reporters, writers and representatives of the press in the 22- town service area, government and system contacts as appropriate. The Public Relations Associate is accountable for research, writing and editing informational material to provide for clear and accurate communication with the College’s external and internal audiences. This accountability includes such essential tasks as: collecting information, verifying its accuracy and creating written material appropriate for intended audiences. This may include interviewing sources of news and information and developing informative and interesting articles and written material; collecting written material from other College sources and editing for content, form and grammar and producing articles and information for communications and news publications; preparing complex information materials such as College catalogs and schedules involving the verification of precise and vital data and placing in useful format. The candidate must be well-versed in both print and on-line formats for news, including the ability to manage news content on the website and in social media applications. Applicants must adapt to the changing needs of the population served by the college.
Complete announcement, qualifications, and application instructions are available on the NVCC web site at: www.nv.edu
(scroll all the way to the bottom and then click on employment opportunities).
We offer excellent medical insurance, retirement and related fringe benefits.
All employment, if offered, is contingent upon proof of citizenship or employability under the requirements of the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA).
Naugatuck Valley Community College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F. Protected group members are strongly encouraged to apply.