Digital Communications Specialist: Tempe, Arizona, USA

Agency
Arizona State University
Location
Tempe, Arizona, USA
Job Category
Full time Positions
Salary
$46,000 - $52,000 per year; DOE
Start Date
11/01/2022
Last Date to Apply
10/04/2022
Description
Digital Communications Specialist Campus: Tempe (On-site) Job Description: The Center for Global Discovery and Conservation Science (GDCS) and the Asner Lab are looking for a Digital Communications Specialist to join the team! As the Communications Specialist, you will use storytelling and digital marketing to represent both the Center and the Lab. During a typical week, the specialist’s time will be spent on the Asner Lab (25%), Allen Coral Atlas (70%), and GDCS (5%). As one of nine labs at GDCS, the Asner Lab leads five global programs focusing on earth observation to improve climate action and ecosystem management. One of the global programs, the Allen Coral Atlas, is an open-source data platform that provides users with actionable data about coral reefs. If you want to use your storytelling skills to amplify cutting edge science that is driving climate action – we invite you to apply today! Department Name: Ctr Global Discvy & Consv Sci Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Grant Funded Position: This is a grant funded position. Continuation is contingent on future grant funding. Salary Range: $46,000 - $52,000 per year; DOE Close Date: 04-October-2022 Essential Duties: The communications specialist will have knowledge of marketing practices, social media strategy, and graphic design. The communications specialist must be skilled in effective communication, both verbal and written. And the ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment, with disparate stakeholders from partner institutions, and with changing priorities and tight deadlines. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: -Develop and execute social media strategies adhering to Center, Lab, and Allen Coral Atlas voice and tone. -Manage and update Center, Asner Lab, and Allen Coral Atlas website content -Manage social media calendar and content researching trends and innovations in digital marketing -Generate performance reports analyzing social media and Web analytics -Write press releases and other media needs as directed -Maintain Asner Lab digital library -Lead communications reporting and inter-agency interactions for the Allen Coral Atlas, as directed by leadership -Support development of presentations and public-facing material to accurately represent the Allen Coral Atlas brand. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in a field appropriate to the area of assignment and two (2) years of related experience: OR, or any equivalent combination of education and/or experience from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved. Demonstrated experience in writing and editing online content. Desired Qualifications: -Experience in scientific writing -Experience with Wordpress, Mailchimp, and Canvas. -Experience with writing press releases. Working Environment: Activities are performed in an environmentally controlled office setting subject to extended periods of sitting, keyboarding, and manipulating a computer mouse; required to stand for varying lengths of time and walk moderate distances to perform work. Frequent bending, reaching, lifting, pushing and pulling up to 25 pounds. Regular activities require ability to quickly change priorities which may include and/or are subject to resolution of conflicts. Ability to clearly communicate to perform essential functions. Department Statement Arizona State University’s Center for Global Discovery and Conservation Science (GDCS) leads spatially-explicit scientific and technological research focused on mitigating and adapting to global environmental change. GDCS is home to nine faculty-led labs, including the Asner Lab. The Asner Lab’s mission is to make scientific discoveries, support conservation, and galvanize action to protect the environment at large geographic scales. Through advanced Earth imaging technology, novel data analytics, and technical training of next-generation scientists, the Asner Lab reaches their mission goals all over the world. The Asner Lab’s four global programs include: Allen Coral Atlas, Global Airborne Observatory, HawaiiCoral.Org, Carbon Mapper, and the Coral Haven project. The Allen Coral Atlas maps and monitors the world’s coral reefs using satellite imagery and cutting edge machine learning techniques. Led by Asner Lab and GDCS, the Atlas is a global collaboration that provides actionable data and a shared understanding of coastal ecosystems. With the Atlas, coral conservationists, reef managers, and scientists have access to information that has never before been available at this scale. Apply at: https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/Home/Home?partnerid=25620&siteid=5494#jobDetails=4627054_5494 ASU Statement Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 100,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation's fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe. ASU is a tobacco-free university. For details visit https://wellness.asu.edu/explore-wellness/body/alcohol-and-drugs/tobacco Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. Notice of Availability of the ASU Annual Security and Fire Safety Report In compliance with federal law, ASU prepares an annual report on campus security and fire safety programs and resources. ASU’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available online at https://www.asu.edu/police/PDFs/ASU-Clery-Report.pdf. You may request a hard copy of the report by contacting the ASU Police Department at 480-965-3456. Relocation Assistance – For information about schools, housing child resources, neighborhoods, hospitals, community events, and taxes, visit https://cfo.asu.edu/az-resources. Employment Verification Statement ASU conducts pre-employment screening which may include verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications. Background Check Statement ASU conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications. Employment is contingent upon successful passing of the background check. Instructions to Apply Application deadline is 3:00PM Arizona time on the date indicated. Please include all employment information in month/year format (e.g., 6/88 to 8/94), job title, job duties and name of employer for each position. Resume should clearly illustrate how prior knowledge and experience meets the Minimum and Desired qualifications of this position. ASU does not pay for travel expenses associated with interviews, unless otherwise indicated. Only electronic applications are accepted for this position.
Qualifications
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in a field appropriate to the area of assignment and two (2) years of related experience: OR, or any equivalent combination of education and/or experience from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved. Demonstrated experience in writing and editing online content. Desired Qualifications: -Experience in scientific writing -Experience with Wordpress, Mailchimp, and Canvas. -Experience with writing press releases.
Contact Person
Andrea Scott
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