Marketing Strategy Specialist

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
02 – G – Exempt
Work Unit:
Auxiliary and Business Services
Full/Part Time:


The Auxiliary and Business Services Marketing and Communications office is looking for a self-motivated, detail-oriented marketing and communications professional. Candidate must have strong project management skills, experience with presentations, and writing and editing skills. The position will support, coordinate, and perform assigned tasks related to the planning and execution of projects for assigned Auxiliary and Business Services(ABS) units. Responsibilities include planning, coordination, and execution of branding and marketing efforts in various media outlets including print, web, video, social, email, and other electronic and interactive mediums. Experience with coordinating numerous projects, and the ability to shift priorities and multi-task in order to meet aggressive deadlines. Includes coordination with vendors and budgetary considerations. Although this position is part of a collaborative team, the ideal candidate would be prepared to work independently and use critical thinking to establish priorities and complete daily tasks and large projects on schedule. Position will oversee ABS newsletter, digital signage and marketing project management tool Workfront. Penn State is committed to diversity and inclusion. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus two years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience and proficiency with Workfront project management tool, Drupal web platform, Adobe Creative Suite, PowerPoint, and social media applications preferred. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with 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