Overview

Located in Ithaca, NY.  We couldn't enter Ithaca as the city in this system.  We are open to considering remote work. 

Cornell University embraces diversity and seeks candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports students, faculty, and staff of all identities and backgrounds. We strongly encourage individuals from underrepresented and/or marginalized identities to apply.

The External Relations Specialist will report directly to the Assistant Dean of Marketing & Communications and will be primarily responsible for strengthening and bringing greater visibility to the CVM brand by:
  • Social Media/New Media: Develop and lead social and new media strategies that elevate CVM before a global audience, and create social media content and campaigns that elevate storytelling. Review emerging platforms that could extend the impact of marketing efforts of the college. Partner with University Relations’ Office of New Media for best practices and issues management.
  • Digital Content/Assets: Assist in developing timely and accurate content for the CVM main website (vet.cornell.edu), including writing articles and collaborating on multi-media projects, and assisting in managing digital assets.
  • Media Relations: Lead media relations efforts with veterinary and related trade media; partner with University Relations’ Media Relations team.
  • All communications (see above): Ensure all communication demonstrates our commitment to and encourages behaviors consistent with a culture of inclusion and diversity.
  • Brand architecture: Ensure clear, consistent alignment among university/college/unit identities
  • Metrics: Track and analyze metrics (web, social media, and media) and make recommendations to improve the impact of CVM external communications and marketing efforts
Learn more: https://cornell.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/CornellCareerPage/job/Ithaca-Main-Campus/External-Relations-Specialist_WDR-00027031-1 

We are open to considering remote work after a 6-month period of on-campus presence.

 
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