NAUGATUCK VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
ANNOUNCEMENT OF ANTICIPATED PART TIME TEMPORARY POSTING
Date Posted: August 15, 2014
Educational Assistant, Temporary Part Time Position (Public Relations Associate)
Immediate need. Open until filled.
Bachelor’s degree in an appropriately related field and at least one (1) year of related experience.
Under the supervision of the Director of Marketing, the Public Relations Associate supports the college’s strategic marketing plan with writing, editing, media relations, research tasks, public relations initiatives, and positioning strategies. The Public Relations Associate manages, maintains and develops relationships with reporters, writers and representatives of the press in the 22- town service area, government and system contacts as appropriate. The Public Relations Associate is accountable for research, writing and editing informational material to provide for clear and accurate communication with the College’s external and internal audiences. This accountability includes such essential tasks as: collecting information, verifying its accuracy and creating written material appropriate for intended audiences. This may include interviewing sources of news and information and developing informative and interesting articles and written material; collecting written material from other College sources and editing for content, form and grammar and producing articles and information for communications and news publications; preparing complex information materials such as College catalogs and schedules involving the verification of precise and vital data and placing in useful format. The candidate must be well-versed in both print and on-line formats for news, including the ability to manage news content on the website and in social media applications. Applicants must adapt to the changing needs of the population served by the college.
Immediate through December 25, 2014.
$27.50 per hour for 17 hours per week. Flexible schedule.
Send typed Employment Application and Supplement with cover letter and the name, address and telephone number of three references to:
Part Time Public Relations Associate
750 Chase Parkway
Waterbury, CT 06708
The successful candidate will be required to provide official transcripts from each degree-granting institution and two letters of reference.
Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
All employment, if offered, is contingent upon proof of citizenship or employability
under the requirement of the Immigration and Control Act (IRCA).
Naugatuck Valley Community College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F.
Protected group members are strongly encouraged to apply.
Continuing Notice of Nondiscrimination; Naugatuck Valley Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, age, sex, national origin, marital status, ancestry, present or past history of mental disorder, learning disability or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression or genetic information in its programs and activities. In addition, the College does not discriminate in employment on the additional basis of veteran status or criminal record. The following individual has been designated to handle nondiscrimination policies regarding disability policies: Robert Divjak, Director of Facilities/Section 504/ADA Coordinator, Room C216, Naugatuck Valley Community College, 750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, CT 06708; 203-575-8235. The following individual has been designated to handle nondiscrimination policies regarding sex discrimination as well as other forms of prohibited discrimination: Jacquie Swanson, Associate Director of Human Resources/Title IX Coordinator, Room K704, Naugatuck Valley Community College, 750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, CT 06708; 203-575-8043.
All necessary qualifications and application instructions are listed above. Any inquiries should be directed to the Department of Human Resources.