Manager, Marketing [JRP-05240]

Founded in 1974, the University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) is an urban university with over 14,400 students and more than 39,000 alumni. Located in Houston’s central business district, UHD offers baccalaureate degrees in 45 areas, along with seven master’s degree programs. UHD is one of the most ethnically diverse institutions in the nation and is recognized as a federally qualified Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and a Minority Serving Institution (MSI). UHD is a Carnegie-classified engaged university committed to civic engagement and is on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. In 2012, UHD was the only public university in the state to have received the President’s Honor Roll with distinction. In 2015, UHD was one of five universities in Texas to receive the Carnegie Foundation Community Engagement Classification.

The University’s student body accurately reflects the Greater Houston Area’s wealth of cultures, languages, and nationalities. Through its academic programs, UHD engages with this diverse community to address the needs and advance the development of the region. The University is also dedicated to integrating teaching, service, and research to prepare students for success in a dynamic global society. UHD is the second largest, four-year, public university in Houston and is a separate university within the University of Houston System. The University of Houston-Downtown has developed a strategic plan to carry the university into 2020, outlining a path to become recognized as a premier city university engaging every student in high-impact educational experiences while ensuring that students graduate with 21st century skills.

We are currently seeking to hire a Marketing Manager. In this role, you will provide direction, creation, and implementation of marketing efforts for specific business units, educational segments, or programs. The salary range for this position is $56,093.00 – $75,725.00. The salary may be adjusted based on training/education, tenure at UHD, and/or shift differential.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Develops marketing programs to support assigned educational units, including serving as primary liaison with unit leaders and presents marketing proposals for approval

Coordinates the development of all marketing materials for campaigns; may include negotiation with media vendors or outside resources to implement marketing plans

Gathers and analyzes data such as industry trends, competitive information, pricing trends and product data to develops strategies and tactics to create marketing and communications plans

Tracks and reports on efforts implemented and successes or refinements to improve marketing efforts

Researches and writes materials for university publications including magazine, social media sites, website, brochure, advertising, recruiting materials, online blog

Writes content for the University magazine including research, interviewing and uncovering news stories

Performs all other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s Degree

Minimum of five (5) years of job related experience

Knowledge of trends, issues, and accepted practices relevant to the position

Strong analytical and problem solving skills, as well as excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Able to build relationships with internal and external constituents

Ability to manage a marketing campaign including all planning, development, tracking and negotiation of media, operating within defined budgets

Able to communicate effectively with a wide range of individuals and constituencies in a diverse community

Outstanding writing skills with strength in producing content on tight deadlines

Able to pass a complete background investigation is required.

CONTACT:

Qualified candidates may apply online at: http://jobs.uhd.edu/postings/1532. A cover letter, resume, and three letters of reference are required.

The University of Houston-Downtown is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression in the recruitment and admission of students, the recruitment and employment of faculty and staff, and the operation of any of its programs and activities, as specified by all applicable laws and regulations. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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Manager of Communications [JRP-05249]

Lone Star College is currently seeking to hire a Manager of Communications. In this role, you will manage program coordinators and be responsible for administering one or more major functions for the organization. In conjunction with Executive Director, you will develop policies and procedures and programs to be carried out throughout organization. You will make strategic process level or medium-level interpretive decisions. The selected candidate will be fully responsible for marketing and communications, budget planning, and resource allocation for area.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Plans, develops, and manages a comprehensive plan to include marketing, advertising, Web and e-marketing communications for the College, including budgeting strategies

Supervises all employees and coordinates all functions related to marketing, e-marketing, Web content, electronic notification systems, social networking and campus-wide communications

Manages the daily operations and oversight of all marketing and communications functions for College

Develops and maintains College standards for all marketing and communications functions, adhering to System branding standards and guidelines

Advises various college constituents on marketing- and communications-related matters, including planning and implementation of marketing for instructional and non-instructional programs

Manages mechanisms to gather feedback from students, employees and the community on college effectiveness and services to allow the college to meet its goals in a responsive manner

Serves as College Administrator for Web Content Management System, including editor authorizations, editor and Web content training, and project management

Represents the college at the System Public Information Council and on various college and community groups

Serves as advisor to Executive Director, Office of Public Relations, and Community Outreach on all related marketing and communications functions

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications, Public Relations, TV Production, or Journalism, or a related field

Master’s degree is preferred

Minimum of four years in public relations and/or marketing

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Demonstrated competency in desktop publishing and working knowledge of graphic design

Demonstrated ability to plan and implement effective, collegiate public relation strategies

Expertise in advertising, market research, promotion, and web marketing

CONTACT:

Qualified candidates may apply online by clicking here. The Job ID # is 18103.

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Paid Search Account Manager [JRP-05248]

TopSpot Internet Marketing has been helping companies plan, implement, and measure their online marketing efforts since 2003. Although every company measures its success differently, the goal for effective search engine marketing is that it must have a positive impact on your business.

We are currently seeking to hire an entry to mid level Paid Search Account Manager to join our search marketing team. In this role, you will be responsible for everything from creation to implementation of our clients’ PPC campaigns. You will work with a variety of clients to help achieve business goals through implementing cohesive, integrated marketing strategies.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Keyword Research

PPC Setup

Team and client collaboration

Tracking data analysis

Reporting

Monthly strategy creation & execution

REQUIREMENTS:

Excellent multi-tasking and organizational skills

Self-motivator with strong communication skills

Proficient with Excel

High attention to detail

Ability to interact with clients & lead meetings

Strong desire to learn new skill sets

Google AdWords, Bing AdCenter & Google Analytics experience is not required, but is preferred

CONTACT:

Qualified candidates may submit their resume via email to: abby@topspotims.com.

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Marketing Manager [JRP-05247]

StormGeo Group is one of the world’s largest B2B weather services providers. We offer our clients sophisticated forecasts and weather analysis to give them the confidence to make critical decisions when faced with weather-related threats. We are proud to have some of the brightest minds in the industry, all creating and delivering quality, and inspiring each other to deliver cutting-edge solutions to our customers. Houston based ImpactWeather is a fully integrated company in the StormGeo Group.

We are currently seeking an experienced Marketing Manager to join our team of professionals in Houston. In this role, you will work closely with the global sales and marketing teams within the StormGeo Group. You will assist with the execution of both Houston and the StormGeo Group marketing strategies, and implement tactical plans to meet company objectives. The selected candidate will receive a competitive salary, which is commensurate with experience and a benefits package will be available.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Working collaboratively with all departments in the company to develop and implement marketing campaigns

Developing content for marketing collateral such as videos and case studies

Writing and pitching press releases

Managing trade shows and events

Developing a strategy to increase SEO ranking of website

Fostering relationships with relevant trade media and achieving online and/or print coverage

Writing content and developing creative pieces for email marketing campaigns and editing technical papers for publication in publications, social media, blogs, web page, newsletters, etc.

Developing benchmark criteria to measure the efficiency and effectiveness of marketing programs

Promoting communication and sharing of information within the organization to keep internal stakeholders informed of marketing projects and activities

Assisting in the creation of compelling presentations, including PowerPoint and Prezi

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Journalism, Public Relations, or related field

5-8 years’ experience in B2B marketing

Excellent communication skills, an ability to address multiple audiences, both internally and externally, both verbally and in writing

Must have strong working knowledge of marketing software automation platforms such as Marketo; experience with Salesforce and Data.com software is preferred

Strong media relations skills and an understanding of media relations fundamentals; experience working in media software programs such as Cision or Vocus is a plus

Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point

Enthusiastic attitude, strong team player and willingness to continue learning.

CONTACT:

Qualified candidates may apply online at www.stormgeo.com/career/. Please attach a cover letter outlining your suitability for the role along with your resume.

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Marketing Coordinator [JRP-05246]

With 37 years of real estate excellence, Beth Wolff Realtors Real Living is dedicated to specialized, personal service in Houston’s finest residential neighborhoods. We have relocation specialists who assist corporations relocate their employees across the United States and internationally as well. Experienced professionals at Beth Wolff make it their business to stay abreast of the local, national, and international real estate markets as well as monitor Houston’s overall business climate. Beth Wolff offers creative, effective marketing strategies. Client confidentiality, unique property issues, and the highest quality of service are the attributes of Beth Wolff.

We are currently seeking to hire a full time Marketing Coordinator to join our dedicated team at Beth Wolff Realtors Real Living. The selected candidate will be directly involved with the creation of the marketing materials and advertising for our listings, company branding, mailings, and press. The real estate industry is a fast paced and ever changing industry. The selected candidate must be able to keep an organized schedule to manage deadlines while maintaining a strict attention to detail.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Coordinate with print and digital partners to keep our advertising schedule

Create digital and print artwork for these advertisements and mailings using company templates

Review and edit marketing materials for accuracy and proper grammar

Maintain relationships with press partners and ensure a consistent release of company and agent information/articles

REQUIREMENTS:

Degree preferred (Marketing, Public Relations, Communications, Digital Media preferred but will consider others)

Marketing experience is preferred

Ability to manage tasks and multiple projects simultaneously

Cooperation in a team environment

Strong writing skills

Excellent communication skills

Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite

Experience with Social Media Networking in a business environment is preferred

Experience in using the Adobe Creative Suite (more specifically, InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator) is preferred

CONTACT:

Qualified candidates may submit their cover letter and resume via email to: jobs@bethwolff.com.

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