Marketing Communications Specialist 1

Penn State University

College of Medicine at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Campus City:
Hershey, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
01 – F – Non-exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State College of Medicine
Full/Part Time:


Penn State College of Medicine is seeking a Marketing Communications Specialist who will assist with graphic design, promotional communications and the implementation of a marketing strategy. Duties and responsibilities include: Support, coordinate, and perform assigned tasks related to the marketing plan. Create and design promotional collateral (web-based, print, and video, for example). Assist in presentation and creative work. Respond to external and internal inquiries. Communicate with suppliers, vendors and other University offices as necessary. Meet regularly with the Marketing Manager to help identify and/or communicate issues, feedback, needs, department activities. Assist with the development and presentation of educational and promotional materials. Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite required. The qualified candidate will be detail oriented, communicate clearly and accurately, both verbally and in writing, and demonstrate strong planning, organizational, and problem-solving skills. Further, we are seeking someone with professionalism who will participate in, and support, team decisions and team responsibilities. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher , or an equivalent combination of education and experience. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with 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