Marketing Communications Specialist 3 (Marketing and Social Media Specialist)

Penn State University

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


The Bryce Jordan Center is seeking a creative, analytical, and web-savvy individual with marketing and digital experience to join a dynamic marketing team to promote all concerts and events coming to the venue. The ideal candidate will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, be resourceful, motivated, innovative and approach everything with a positive attitude. Primary duties include identifying and engaging audiences via traditional marketing, social media and the website, providing strategic marketing support, updating and maintaining the Bryce Jordan Center website and all internal digital marketing outlets; monitoring web and marketing analytics; and conducting market research. The position requires extensive relationship building in order to foster collaboration and coordination among assigned partners, internal stakeholders and other marketing team members including interns and street teams. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus four years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. The ideal candidate will be proficient in traditional media marketing and advertising, Google Analytics, content management systems (Drupal a plus), and social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, Snapchat and YouTube. Strong time management and problem-solving skills are necessary. Strong support of diversity and inclusion in the workplace required.

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