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Job Details

Communications and Marketing Manager

Posted: 4/14/2021

Hiring Location: John Paul II High School - Catholic School
Address: 900 Coit Rd., Plano, TX 75075 (Map)

Job Type: Full Time
Hours: n/a
Weekends/OT Required: Occasionally
Education Required: Bachelors Degree
Catholic Required: Preferred
Bilingual Required: No


Job Description

The Communications & Marketing Manager is a dynamic representative of John Paul II High School, who is passionate about the school and advancing our mission. The Manager is responsible for the writing and dissemination of all school communications and marketing. This position works closely with all members of the Advancement Team to strengthen relationships between John Paul II High School and our alumni, parents, and grandparents.

Job Requirements

We will look to you to:

-Work with the administration to develop messaging that supports the school’s desired position, image, and goals – upholds and articulates the mission, educational philosophy, and vision of John Paul II High School.
-Develop communications standards and work with campuses, departments, staff, clubs, athletics, parent groups to ensure consistency in communications pieces that represent the school.
-Assist the administration in development of the school’s communication-related policies.
-Develop messaging for the President, as needed.
-Edit, art-direct, research, write, design, and project-manage school publications including newsletters, annual report, admissions collateral, fundraising materials, school calendar, and marketing materials.
-Maintain an organized, updated, and robust archive of professional school photos representing all campuses and a cross-section of school life.
-Develop and direct the creative marketing copywriting, designing, media purchasing, and project management for advertising campaigns.
-Develop and coordinate multimedia packages – letters, brochures, video, displays – for particular assignments.
-Research, write, edit, design, and project manage other print and electronic communications as required.
-Serve as an information resource for administration, faculty, staff, and students.
-Coordinate all aspects of JPII social media.
-Work in close coordination with the Advancement Office to ensure that John Paul II High School maximizes opportunities for philanthropic support in the community and carefully stewards each donor.
-Flexibility to perform tasks assigned outside of job description.

What special knowledge and skills might you bring to our students and community?

-Passion for the mission and vision of JPII.
-Ability to interact with JPII faculty and staff using a team-centered, collaborative approach.
-Self-starter who can work creatively and independently.
-Ability to effectively manage and inspire volunteers.
-Strong interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to work effectively with all JPII constituents and positively represent the School.
-Superior organizational, oral, and written communication skills and attention to detail.
-Strong work ethic with the ability to manage multiple deadlines and projects.
-Highly organized and reliable with demonstrated success working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with many responsibilities.
-Excellent judgment, discretion, integrity, and diplomacy.
-High degree of quality and consistency in work.
-Experience and ease with social media and donor database programs.
-Self-starter, resourceful.
-Willingness and ability to attend select after-hours school and donor events and meetings.
-Positive attitude and flexible approach.

Performance of this job will be evaluated annually in accordance with the policies of the Diocese of Dallas and John Paul II High School.

Position Filled

Approved - No