18 days old

Communications Director

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Communications Director
Requisition Number RE24396
Working Title
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 45
Salary Range $44,762-73,861/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

4 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Ability to utilize a computer, mouse, keyboard, and telephone for portions of the day. Ability to travel across campus for meetings as needed.


Monday – Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm with occasional evenings and weekends.

Job Summary

The College of Health Sciences is currently seeking a Communications Director to create, lead, implement and measure the success of comprehensive communications, marketing and public relations program that will continually enhance the image of the College of Health Sciences in the state, region and nation.

This position will also be responsible for implementing our strategic communications plan, producing quality content that supports the college’s mission, producing publications, website content management and social media engagement. They will work closely with college leadership, outside vendors, UK Public Relations and UKHC Public Relations to elevate the branding of the College of Health Sciences.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

InDesign, HTML, Photoshop, Social Media, Writing, Editing.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 09/21/2020
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2020-09-03 Expires: 2020-10-03

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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