Marketing and Publications - Assistant Director

The Assistant Director of Marketing & Publications assists in the development of university marketing collateral, including print publications and website content. Bachelor’s degree in marketing, English, journalism or a related field required. Will work with editors, graphic designers and photographers. 

Must be a published writer and excellent/accurate copy editor and proofreader.  Requires knowledge of printing and production processes and a strong sense of design. Five to seven years of experience in a similar position is preferred.  Reports directly to the Associate Vice President of Marketing & Publications.

The Assistant Director of Marketing & Publications will work closely with the Associate Vice President for Marketing & Publications on initiatives that support the mission of the University and move it towards its goal of national distinction.

Must possess excellent interpersonal skills and work well with all levels of staff. An ability to effectively multitask and manage multiple projects (content, budget and deadlines) simultaneously is essential.

Will develop marketing and promotional pieces, assist as needed with Web content creation, and prepare feature stories/news items for the University’s alumni magazine.

To ensure full consideration, submit a cover letter addressing the qualifications of the position, resume, contact information for three professional references, and three samples including feature and marketing copy writing samples electronically to:

Salary commensurate with experience.  For full consideration, all applications must be received by August 7, 2014

Employment with Bradley University is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a criminal background check.

Bradley University is a distinctive, medium-size, comprehensive private institution of higher learning. The University is located on an 85-acre campus in Peoria, the largest metropolitan area in central Illinois. With approximately 5,000 undergraduate and 700 graduate students, Bradley offers the opportunities and choices of a larger university (with more than 130 programs in five colleges, plus a graduate school) and the quality, personal attention, and challenge of a small private college. Bradley is rich in tradition and full of promise to become one of the nation's best comprehensive universities. For additional information about the University visit

Bradley University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  The administration, faculty and staff are committed to attracting qualified candidates from underrepresented groups.