Assistant Director, Marketing Services

Penn State University

Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
Campus City:
Erie, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
03 – H – Exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State Behrend
Strategic Communications
Full/Part Time:


Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, is seeking an Assistant Director of Marketing Services to join its team of skilled, creative communicators. Reporting to the Senior Director of Strategic Communications, the Assistant Director will develop content and oversee the production of marketing programs and materials that support the college’s admissions, academic, and student affairs functions; execute the college’s advertising program; create messaging, manage the production of ad materials, and schedule and disseminate electronic and print materials; and develop communications and materials for college events, development activities, and special initiatives. Full Penn State benefits included. With more than 5,000 students enrolled on campus and online through World Campus, Penn State Behrend is a destination institution for academic excellence, offering nationally accredited programs, award-winning faculty, and the resources of a major public university. The college ranks in the top 10 percent of all Pennsylvania colleges and universities for return on tuition investment (ROI), serves as northwestern Pennsylvania’s research institution, and is a recognized leader in outreach programs and activities. To learn more about Penn State Behrend, please visit Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus four years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A bachelor’s degree or higher in communications, journalism, marketing, or a related discipline is preferred. Experience in higher education marketing communications preferred. The successful candidate will be a strong writer; have experience developing communications for a range of purposes and channels; be capable of a high degree of multi-tasking; have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills; demonstrate good judgment, and take a customer-centered, problem-solving approach to work. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with an excellent possibility of re-funding.

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