Marketing Strategy Specialist 3

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
Full/Part Time:


The Auxiliary and Business Services Marketing and Communications office is looking for a marketing professional with a strategic mind and excellent communication skills to join our marketing team. As a Marketing Strategy Specialist, you will work with a talented team of professionals both in Marketing and throughout Auxiliary and Business services. Our ideal candidate will be able to excel in the areas of marketing strategy and relationship management. 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. Must have a commitment to diversity and inclusion. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus four 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. Excellent communication and writing, customer service, project management, and multi-tasking skills, together with a strong commitment to teamwork are 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