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Kansas State University
Posted: 03/27/2023
Director of Marketing

Director of Marketing

Department: 3670030010 K-State Global Campus

Job no: 514943

Employment type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified – Regular)

Location: Manhattan, Kansas

Worksite: Remote required (must reside in US)

Categories: Administrative / Professional, Business / Accounting / Finance, Communications / Public Relations / Marketing, Executive / Director / Management, Office / Clerical, Student Affairs / Services, Graphic Design / Printing / Publishing

Pay Grade: 11A

About This Role:

This leadership position oversees the marketing unit at K-State Global Campus. This position works to effectively market and promote K-State Global Campus credit and noncredit programs, contributing to enrollment growth and a positive return on marketing investment. Extensive knowledge of the various marketing media mixes and promotional strategies is required.

The position is responsible for supervision of the marketing unit staff.

The director of marketing serves as a member of the K-State Global Campus leadership team and other committees within K-State Global Campus and Kansas State University as requested. This position reports to the executive director of strategic growth and analysis.

For a full position description, visit https://global.k-state.edu/about/employment/

Work location: This is a remote position with Global Campus. Employees are expected to maintain a home office or other approved location (in accordance with university policy) from which they would work. Global Campus operates on Central time.

Why Join Us:

The mission of K-State Global Campus is to extend Kansas State University’s intellectual resources worldwide through quality degree programs, lifelong learning and professional development opportunities

Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off – vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit: https://www.k-state.edu/hcs/benefits/overview/

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion. The university actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the https://www.k-state.edu/about/community.html

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree

• Five to ten years of relevant experience

Preferred Qualifications:

• Master’s degree in marketing or closely related field

• Ten years experience in marketing and promotion planning

• Experience in higher education

• Supervisory experience with a proven record of successfully leading team members to achieve established goals

• Experience in media buying, marketing campaigns, web development for marketing purposes and strategic marketing planning

• Experience in promotional planning and media campaign management

• Financial budgeting and budget management experience

• Entrepreneurial skills

• Demonstrated ability to successfully research, plan and evaluate organizational initiatives

• Demonstrated creative problem solving and innovative thinking skills

• Ability to evaluate processes and maximize resources for greatest efficiency and productivity

• Ability to communicate insights and relevant research findings and to implement strategy based on these findings

Other Requirements:

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment

How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents:

• Cover letter addressing your qualifications and skills related to the position

• Resume or curriculum vita listing education and employment history

• Three professional references including name, address, phone number (mobile number if appropriate) and email address

Screening of Applications Begins:

For best consideration, apply by April 7, 2023.

Anticipated Hiring Salary Range:


Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

Advertised: Mar 24, 2023

Application Closes: Open until filled

To apply, visit https://apptrkr.com/4037824