VP Marketing & Communications

16 Jan, 2023


VP Marketing & Communications

University of North Texas System
Fort Worth, TX

UNT System Overview
Welcome to the University of North Texas System. UNT System includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. We are growing with the DFW region, enrolling a record 47,000+ students across our system and awarding nearly 12,000 degrees each year.
Classification Title VP Marketing & Communications
Posting Title VP Marketing & Communications
Department HSC-Marketing and Communications-380000
Job Location Fort Worth
Retirement Eligibility ORP Eligible
Additional Retirement Information
For more information on retirement plan options, please visit https://hr.untsystem.edu/benefits/retirement-plans/index.php.
Department Summary
The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth (HSC) is one of the nation’s distinguished graduate academic health science centers, dedicated to education, research, clinical care and community engagement. In the heart of Fort Worth’s Cultural District on a 33-acre campus, the HSC is located immediately adjacent to several museums (Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, National Cowgirl Museum, and others) and the Will Rogers Coliseum. The HSC campus consists of 1.4 million square feet of facilities housing lecture halls, training rooms, patient care facilities and research labs. HSC is composed of the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, School of Biomedical Sciences, School of Health Professions, School of Public Health, and College of Pharmacy.

Our Values. Your Potential. Unlimited Possibilities.
Salary Information Commensurate with experience
Position Summary
Leading from our values, the VP of Marketing & Communications is responsible for providing strategic leadership in the overall planning, development, and implementation of the University’s internal and external, marketing, branding, media relations, communications and crisis management efforts to support the University’s mission, goals, and institutional capabilities and accomplishments. This is a leadership role, working with the President and other University leaders in the development of strategic initiatives related to the University’s marketing objectives, including supporting the University’s strategic plan and roadmap. This role will demonstrate a commitment to inclusive excellence in all areas of marketing and communications.
Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Public Relations, Communications or related field.
At least ten (10) years of senior-level management experience directing strategic marketing and communications, with a successful track record of designing and implementing integrated branding, marketing, and communication strategies, including traditional, digital, and social media.
At least seven (7) years of direct management experience with demonstrated success leading and motivating teams as well as managing cross-functional teams.

Preferred Qualifications
Master’s degree in marketing, communications, business, public affairs, or a related field, from an accredited institution.
Demonstrated higher education experience in external relations and communications, or a similar field.
Knowledge of corporate communication.
Required License / Registration / Certification
Physical Requirements Ability to communicate
Security Sensitive This is a security senstive position
EEO Statement
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

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Full Time/Part Time
Work Schedule
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number E104P
Special Instructions to Applicants
Buffkin / Baker is assisting The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth in the search, which will remain open until filled. Inquiries of interest, nominations, and applications should be submitted electronically, in confidence, to: unthscvpmarcom@buffkinbaker.com
Martin M. Baker, Managing Partner
Pelema Ellis, Ph.D., Associate Partner
Buffkin / Baker
Apply here: https://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/68258

Job posted: 2023-01-16