Marketing Communications Specialist 2 (Marketing and Communications Coordinator)

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
02 – G – Exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State Law and School of International Affairs
Marketing and Communications
Full/Part Time:


The Marketing Communications team supporting Penn State Law and the School of International Affairs is seeking a marketing communications professional with a strong working knowledge of marketing planning, project coordination, and creative services production. Responsibilities will include: working with internal clients to develop plans and strategies that support event and program success; handling project intake and workflow to ensure jobs are produced on time and in coordination with writers/content producers, graphic and multimedia designers, web/digital teams, editors, and outside contractors; tracking deliverables and communications campaign results; archiving and maintaining digital and print files, artwork, and other creative assets; handling minor copy writing, graphics, social media, advertising, and general communications tasks; and interacting with vendors, suppliers, University purchasing and licensing offices, and external partners and constituents as it relates to brand management, giveaway/visibility item inventory, and marketing communications support. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus two years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. This position requires a self-starter who is organized, innovative, committed to quality, and able to work independently as well as with a team. Successful candidate will also have strong interpersonal and communications skills. A commitment to diversity and inclusion is also 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