Classification Title: Public Information Specialist
College/Division: Division of Academic Affairs and Provost
Department: PROV University Press
Advertised Salary Range: $28,337
Advertised Job Summary:
Established in 1944, the University of South Carolina Press is the state's oldest and largest book publisher, specializing in scholarly humanities and regional trade publications. With approximately 1,300 books in print, and 45-55 new books published each year, the Press is essential in enhancing the scholarly reputation and worldwide visibility of the University of South Carolina, the state's flagship research university. The Press is committed to publishing outstanding print and digital content for a diverse regional, national, and international audience.
The Marketing and Design Coordinator will create and coordinate production of fliers, ads, galleys and catalogs; manage website and social media platforms; edit/proof read news releases, media pitches, and jacket copy; layout catalogs (using a template) and coordinate cover design with vendor; order and mail book galleys; coordinate the Press's exhibit and conference program; compile and update book metadata; create and distribute email promotions; represent the Press at local signings and special events; and perform other duties as assigned.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Bachelor's degree and 1 year related experience.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 50258
About The University of South Carolina
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.