Communication Specialist II (Cornell NYSIPM) - Geneva, NY

  • Cornell NYSIPM
  • Geneva, NY, USA
Full time Education Internet-Web-Design Marketing Media-Journalism Science

Job Description

The New York State Integrated Pest Management Program (NYSIPM) provides research-based educational outreach in the areas of agriculture and community IPM throughout the region. NYSIPM is closely linked with Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) at Cornell University, the Land Grant University of New York State. NYSIPM, CCE, and Cornell are charged with advancing the lives and livelihoods of NYS residents through teaching, research, and public service. 

The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at 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.

We are seeking a Strategic Marketing and Communication Specialist (bilingual) who will closely collaborate with the NYSIPM Director, Community IPM Coordinator, and other faculty and staff in the areas of community and agricultural IPM to develop targeted marketing and communication strategies to reach new or underserved audiences. This position has a dotted line reporting line to the college Associate Dean for CALS Com and Marketing and will be a part of the college communication team.  The successful candidate will manage and coordinate marketing and advertising efforts by writing and producing digital content, annual reports, briefs, press releases and more. Designing, executing and reporting of social media campaigns, and using innovative metrics and analytics will be critical skills for success when combined with use of broad digital assets management including, but not limited to Drupal and Wordpress web content management, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and apps developed or managed by NYSIPM. Training in new platforms, systems, and certifications will be made available to candidates with a demonstrated ability to learn.

This is a full-time (39 hours/week) position and will be physically located in Geneva, New York with options for some remote work.

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