Carleton College’s office of College Communications is seeking a full-time Project Manager to join its highly collaborative creative team. The department develops communications strategies and produces multimedia marketing materials for student recruitment, special events, fund raising, alumni and institutional relations, and other campus clients. As an integral member of our team, the project manager will work closely with clients and creative staff members from original request through delivery to ensure a high-quality product and client satisfaction.
The Project Manager will serve as the primary intake manager for College Communications projects and will build strong relationships with and serve as a primary contact for clients to ensure that their needs and goals are being met. This position will delegate project tasks to appropriate College Communications staff members, ensuring projects are properly and efficiently staffed. This is a full-time year-round position.
Carleton College is an AA/EEO employer. We are committed to developing our staff to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
What Carleton College has for you: We offer a generous benefits package, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance, 403(b) retirement plan with a 10% employer contribution with immediate vesting, a Health Savings Account with college contribution, college tuition assistance for employees’ children, paid vacation, sick time, and holidays, as well as access to many other campus amenities.
The successful candidate possess a bachelor’s degree or relevant post-secondary education and has five to ten years of project management experience, preferably working in a senior capacity. Preferred qualifications include experience in an education or nonprofit setting. Project management certification is a plus.
Carleton is a private liberal arts residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Carleton is located in Northfield, Minnesota, approximately 40 miles south of the Twin Cities. Northfield is a short commute from the metro that offers an interesting alternative to working in corporate America. A place with small town charm with big city opportunity. If you are looking for a stimulating environment to work, take a closer look at this opportunity.
Carleton is a private liberal arts predominantly residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Founded in 1866, Carleton College is an independent and highly selective liberal arts college with a diverse and exceptionally able student body, a talented faculty whose first priority is teaching, and a continued commitment to the liberal arts. A four-year college, Carleton offers the Bachelor of Arts degree. Its students can choose from 37 majors and 15 concentrations in the arts, humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences.
Carleton College occupies more than 1,000 scenic acres of campus, arboretum, over 100 campus buildings, and athletic fields. Located in Northfield, Minnesota, 40 miles south of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Carleton offers access to the cultural advantages of a major metropolitan area.