Job Description

SUMMARY

Performs a broad range of duties related to communications for all EDI department constituencies. Communication platforms include managing the Tucson Unified Connect APP, written work, photos, and some social media platforms. Communications Specialist is technologically adept with a deep understanding of the web, data and analytics.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Bachelors degree in Journalism, Communications, Public Relations, Marketing or equivalent related field.

AND

Two years of experience in any combination of App implementation and management, public information, and/or experience with social media, newsletter writing or customer relations.

OR

Six years of experience in any combination of App implementation and management, public information, and/or experience with social media, newsletter writing or customer relations.

Any equivalent combination of experience, training, or education.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Bilingual (English/Spanish) proficiency

Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism (emphasis on digital), Communications, or related graphic design field.

Experience in graphic design and Adobe design.

Previous experience in public education and/or public information settings.

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES WILL POSSESS THE FOLLOWING SKILLS:

Demonstrated experience in digital/App marketing and analytics.

Demonstrated knowledge and experience utilizing social platforms such as but not limited to: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, etc.

Advanced proficiency using word processing and spreadsheet programs.

Advanced verbal and written communication skills in English and a demonstrated ability to read and comprehend written/graphic and oral instructions.

Excellent writing, spelling and grammar skills.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS AFTER HIRE

FBI fingerprint background check.

Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.

Must hold a current Driver’s license and personal vehicle insurance coverage greater than or equal to the state required minimum for car insurance as described under Governing Board Policy: EEB-R-1 Business and Personnel Transportation Services - Transportation by Employees.

COMMENTS
Effective: 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR
Location: Equity, Diversity and Inclusion - 1010 E 10th St
Classification: Supervisory/Professional

FTE: 1.0 – 8 hours per day
Work Calendar: 12 month

Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for district benefits.

Internal candidates will transfer at a rate commensurate with their bargaining unit language. For more information on salary schedule, please reference the Employee Agreements Webpage.

Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.

Job Contact Information
Name Monica Sanchez
Title Senior Program Coordinator
Phone 520-225-6203
Email monica.sanchez@tusd1.org
Applications will be accepted
Wednesday, September 15, 2021 12:00 AM  -
Wednesday, September 29, 2021 11:59 PM
(Pacific Standard Time)

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