Job Summary

Provides complex professional creative writing, editing, presentation and/or production development for University media activities; designs and maintains electronic communication media; may supervise the work of designated personnel.

Job Functions

  • Writes original material for publication.
  • Selects subject matter based on personal interest or receives specific assignment from publisher.
  • Conducts research and makes notes to retain ideas, develop factual information, and obtain authentic detail.
  • Organizes material and plans arrangement or outline.
  • Drafts, reviews, revises and corrects manuscripts, then submits for publication.
  • Plans and conducts public relations program designed for the university.
  • Plans and directs development and communication of information designed to keep public informed of employer’s programs, accomplishments, or point of view.
  • Arranges for public relations efforts in order to meet needs, objectives, and policies of university.
  • May research data, create ideas, write copy, lay out artwork, contact media representatives, or represent employer directly before general public.
  • May specialize in one or more styles or types of writing.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and seven-eight years experience in field. Experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis.

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