Carmel Catholic High School is seeking candidates for the position of Director of Marketing and Communications. The Director of Marketing and Communications is responsible for internal and external communications of the high school. Ideal candidates will possess excellent communication, strategic and analytical skills. This position reports directly to the President. Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Public Relations, Communications or related degrees.
Carmel Catholic High School, located in Mundelein, IL is a grade 9-12 coed Catholic High School founded by the Sisters of Charity, BVM and the Order of Carmelites.
The Director of Marketing and Communications is responsible for developing and implementing an annual integrated marketing and communications plan targeted to multiple constituencies to further the mission of Carmel Catholic High School. Working closely with the President, Principal, Director of Institutional Advancement, Director of Admissions and the Marketing Committee of the Board of Directors, the Director of Marketing and Communications coordinates and leads the marketing and communications efforts throughout Carmel Catholic High School.
Master’s degree in marketing, communications or business, or bachelor’s degree in marketing or communications with 5+ years of progressive work experience
5+ years direct marketing experience
5+ years content management experience
5+ years email marketing experience
5+ years of project management experience
5+ years of staff management experience
5+ years of experience working with or for a membership association, non-profit organization or school, or within the education industry
Strong knowledge and understanding of current trends in digital/social media
Demonstrable experience in statistical analysis and metrics management
Experience working with aggressive project deadlines
Experience in database use and management
Experience in market research, including questionnaire development, online programming and data analysis
Experience working with designers, copywriters and editors
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
Proficient using a content management system
Working knowledge of Catholicism and Catholic schools