Blackburn College, a unique four-year liberal arts college with a student-managed work program located in Carlinville, IL, seeks applications for a Digital Marketing Manager. The Digital Marketing Manager is responsible for managing the college’s digital marketing, including the college websites and social media accounts. The position will work with different teams at the college to coordinate digital content development and publishing, while enhancing the college brand through sound digital marketing, advertising and promotional activities. This position will report to the Director of Marketing and Public Relations.
Bachelor’s degree in Marketing is required, Digital Media or relevant field required; Minimum of five years’ experience as a digital media specialist, preferably in higher education. Proficiency in all social media, Adobe Creative Suite, web design software, WordPress, and Microsoft Office; Additional qualification in web design, HTML, or animation is a plus. A complete job description is at www.blackburn.edu/digitalmanager.
Employment-based immigration sponsorship is not offered for this position. Send resume, cover letter, and complete contact information for three current professional references to: Human Resources, Blackburn College, 700 College Ave., Ludlum 215, Carlinville, IL 62626. Phone calls or walk-ins not accepted. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. EOE.
Blackburn College, one of eight work colleges in the U.S., is the only college with a student-managed work program. For over 100 years, students have earned a tuition discount by participating in all aspects of running Blackburn. The work requirement for all students provides an affordable education, meaningful work experience, and leadership opportunities. This combination produces talented leade...rs and successful graduates: over 99% of 2015 Blackburn graduates were employed or in graduate school six months after graduation, based on communication with 96% of the graduating class.
Blackburn College is located in Carlinville, Illinois, a small rural community between Springfield, IL and St. Louis, MO and the college enjoys a very positive relationship with the community. Carlinville has been called one of the “Best Small Towns in America.” and is also the seat of Macoupin County, home to the majestic Macoupin County Courthouse. Carlinville offers a slice of small-town Americana, with brick streets around the town square, many parks, and historical homes and buildings, while being within an easy drive of the urban center of St. Louis, Missouri.