Communication Director Senior/COM

University of Kentucky

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Communication Director Senior/COM
Requisition Number RE08874
Working Title Communications Director
Department Name 7H000:COLLEGE OF MEDICINE
Work Location Lexington
Grade Level 47
Salary Range $52,562-86,694/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


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Required Related Experience

5 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Requires handling of light-weight objects up to 25 pounds, or standing/walking for long periods of time.


Monday through Friday, 8:00am – 4:30pm.

Job Summary

This position has a primary role in creating, implementing and measuring the success of a comprehensive communications, marketing, and public relations program that will continually enhance the image of the College of Medicine in the state, regionally, and nationally. This position will work in conjunction with the Public Relations department at UK as well as UK Healthcare to communicate strategy, as well as develop a strong working relationship with both groups.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Senior level marketing and communications experience, digital communications, and/or philanthropic communications preferred.

Deadline to Apply 01/25/2017
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

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