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Communications Manager

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Position Number 36577
Class Title Communications Manager
Job Description

Manages all internal and external communications, including WUCF’s print and electronic newsletters, press releases, website and social media. Ensures successful implementation of effective and creative electronic and print communications as well as management and supervision of all social media and other outreach among viewers, potential viewers, donors and external media outlets.

Works under the supervision of the Director of Content and Community Relations to strategically position WUCF TV and WUCF FM as an essential media service to the Central Florida community.

Creates comprehensive communication and social media promotion plans that support WUCF’s mission.

Supervises and manages social media platforms and website. Responsible for all social media strategy and implementation for WUCF TV and FM.

Responds for requests for information about WUCF, its policies, programs and outreach services.

Keeps current about public television best practices and FCC regulations as they apply to communication, social media and engagement efforts.

Interfaces with PBS and NPR nationally to keep current about national promotions, digital opportunities, training, grant opportunities and more.

Expected to exercise independent judgment.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization or a bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization and two years of appropriate experience.

Additional Minimum Requirements  

Knowledge of social media platforms.

Excellent writing skills.

Basic knowledge of website maintenance, basic CMS experience.

Special Conditions

Class Title: Coordinator, University Relations/Public Affairs

The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and E-Verify employer.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

FTE 1.0-Full-Time
Requisition Number 403331
Job Open Date 11/09/2018
Job Close Date 11/22/2018
Open until filled No
Division Communications & Marketing
College/Area Not Applicable
Department CM - WUCF TV
Annual Salary Negotiable
Type of Appointment Regular
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Job Category A&P
Work Schedule

Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., occasional weeknights and weekends as needed.

Work Location Orlando (Main)
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Supplemental Questions

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  1. * Do you have a master's degree in an appropriate area of specialization or a bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and two years of appropriate experience?

    • Yes
    • No
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Required Documents


Optional Documents

  1. Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Doc 1
  4. Other Doc 2
  5. Other Doc 3
  6. Other Doc 4
Job Location: 
Orlando, FL
United States
Job Category: 
Thursday, November 22, 2018
Job Type: 
Full time
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