Keiser University is a regionally accredited, private, career university that provides educational programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels for a diverse student body. The main campus is located in Fort Lauderdale with campuses located throughout the State of Florida and internationally. Through quality teaching, the University is committed to provide all students with opportunities to develop the knowledge, understanding, and skills necessary for successful employment. Committed to a students first philosophy, Keiser University prepares graduates for careers in business, criminal justice, health care, technology, hospitality, education and career-focused general studies.
Inherent in our Mission is service to the community. This service includes community partnerships, involvement with various constituencies and various continuing education programs.
Social media, media relations, and special events coordination are critical functions of the Media and Public Relations department at Keiser University. We are seeking a results oriented, experienced, and innovative team member to deliver social media results, contribute to the Universitys online reputation management, traditional media relations efforts, and coordination of special events. Responsive support in crisis communication functions is needed. We have a unique target market encompassing traditional residential students and adult learners. Further, our scope and presence as a brand encompasses policymakers, community stakeholders, and the higher education community. This position will contribute to the overall success of Universitys image in social, traditional, and online media including strategy, measurement, executing special events from inception to completion, and securing advocates to respond rapidly in a viral environment.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Develop and implement measurable social media strategy and campaigns
- Implement public affairs campaigns, secure/mobilize a team of reliable and organized rapid responders/surrogates
- Increase social media engagement with all stakeholders
- Identify opportunities, trends, and features in both traditional and social media space
- Create pitches, news releases, media advisories, talking points, and research to accurately position the University as a key resource in higher education
- Detailed oriented planning and implementation of special events
- Support team in crisis communications situations, working with the administration and the media in an accurate and timely manner
Candidate must have the following:
Excellent communication skills--written and verbal--required.
Understanding and experience in working with members of the media preferred.
Proven crisis communication support experience preferred.
Proven social media campaign experience required.
This is a full time position located in Fort Lauderdale, FL and requires day, evening, and weekend availability. Travel is required for this position.
For consideration, only online applications will be accepted. For further information, you may contact your local campus. Campus contact information listed on our website at ************************
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At Keiser University we are here to help you succeed by providing the professional and academic foundation to meet your educational goals and objectives. Keiser University continues to be a valuable partner to employers, the community, and, above all, a valued choice for students serious about their education and career. At Keiser University, you receive your education one class at a time. As a student, you will attend one class at a time for four weeks and take your final exam before moving on to your next class. This schedule eliminates juggling several classes or multiple assignments and exams simultaneously. This focused approach on a single class, combined with small class size, ensures easy access to faculty and hands-on education that meets your needs. Keiser University offers day, evening, or online classes to accommodate your schedule. We understand that todays students have many responsibilities and obligations in their lives. At Keiser, we deliver the same quality education through different scheduling options to accommodate busy schedules. Whether you choose day, evening, or online classes, chances are, you will find a schedule that fits yours and allows you to fulfill one of the most important commitments you can make - a commitment to your education. Contact Info
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Keiser University is a regionally accredited private career university that provides educational programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels for a diverse student body in traditional, nontraditional and online delivery formats. The main campus is located in Fort Lauderdale, with campuses located throughout the State of Florida and internationally. Through quality teaching, learning, and research, the university is committed to provide students with opportunities to develop the knowledge, understanding, and skills necessary for successful employment. Committed to a “students first” philosophy, Keiser University prepares graduates for careers in business, criminal justice, health care, technology, hospitality, education, and career-focused general studies.