Marketing Assistant

Penn State University

Penn State Scranton
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
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Penn State Scranton
Strategic Communications
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Penn State Scranton is seeking an energetic individual to assist in the creation and production of marketing and/or promotional communications that includes print, electronic, web, social media and other collateral that will be used to publicize and market the campus within its defined service areas. This individual will assist with the creation, scheduling, dissemination and editing of print and electronic communications; specifically, this position will include developing and writing news stories, feature articles and press releases related to Penn State Scranton for distribution on its website, newswire, regional media, and social media; write and edit content for the Penn State Scranton web site; edit and assist in the development of content for marketing materials; and taking photos of events/interviews. Excellent communication, customer service, organizational, and multi-tasking skills, together with a strong commitment to teamwork required. Knowledge of AP style is a plus. This job will work 20 hours a week and requires a Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 2 years of related professional experience. To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and three writing samples.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088