Student Recruitment, Outreach, and Marketing Coordinator
Oregon State University
Location: Corvallis, Oregon
Internal Number: 132901
Internal Job Number: P06534UF
The Department of Food Science and Technology is seeking a Student Recruitment, Outreach, and Marketing Coordinator. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, professional faculty position.
The Department of Food Science and Technology (FST) is an academic and research program that embraces the role as the epicenter of where food meets science and where students receive impactful education along with experiential learning as they advance their careers within the food and beverage community. Our faculty's diverse research interests enable us to successfully collaborate with Oregon's agricultural and food and beverage industries. FST provides value added finishes to the work conducted by our colleagues throughout the College of Agricultural Sciences. FST is taking a leadership role in ensuring Oregon and beyond will meet 21st century food systems' challenges by integrating sustainability across all parts of our Mission – Education, Research, and Outreach. FST is one of 13 academic departments in the College of Agricultural Sciences.
The Student Recruitment, Outreach, and Marketing Coordinator provides academic recruitment, outreach, marketing and program administrative support for the Department of Food Science and Technology. This position works to proactively recruit new students for the academic program by planning, implementing, and evaluating strategies to increase enrollment. The coordinator is responsible for outreach and marketing for recruitment efforts, activity and event coordination, and administrative support for the department, including creation and posting of content for social media, brochures, program flyers, newsletters, and web presence.
The Department of Food Science and Technology (FST) houses a nationally recognized teaching program and an internationally respected research enterprise devoted to the science of food. Our students receive impactful education along with experiential learning which prepares them for careers within the food and beverage community. Our faculty's diverse research interests enable us to successfully collaborate with Oregon's agricultural, food, and beverage industries. The department is part of the College of Agricultural Sciences (CAS) https://agsci.oregonstate.edu/, which prepares the next generation of leaders in the fields of food, agriculture, natural resources, and life sciences. It is committed to enhancing student success by engaging students in ways that integrate academic mastery with practical skills and experience
OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community. The College of Agricultural Sciences employees adhere to the principles and practices in the College Community Agreement for Real Engagement (CARE) document.
Typically requires Bachelor's Degree from a regionally accredited not-for-profit college or university in discipline of choice. 1 year experience related to assigned responsibilities.
Bachelor's degree from accredited college or university.
One year of experience in areas such as outreach, client engagement, technical sales, marketing/promotion, food science and technology, program support or similar professional experience.
Strong communication skills enabling clear, concise interactions with students, parents, faculty, staff, public, and industry stakeholders.
This position is designated as a critical or security-sensitive position; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a criminal history check and be determined to be position qualified as per University Standard: 05-010 et seq. Incumbents are required to self-report convictions and those in youth programs may have additional criminal history checks every 24 months.
This position requires driving a university vehicle or a personal vehicle on behalf of the university; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a motor vehicle history check, possess and maintain a current, valid driver's license in their state of residence, be determined to be position qualified and self-report convictions as per University Policy 05-030.
Office environment. Position requires occasional travel, evening and/or weekend work to represent the department at recruitment or outreach events. Requires transport of program display board and materials for events.
Oregon State is a leading research university located in one of the safest, smartest, greenest small cities in the nation. Situated 90 miles south of Portland, and an hour from the Cascades or the Pacific Coast, Corvallis is the perfect home base for exploring Oregon?s natural wonders.Oregon State University has always been a place with a purpose ? making a positive difference in quality of life, natural resources and economic prosperity in Oregon and beyond. Through discovery, innovation and application, we are meeting challenges, solving problems and turning ideas into reality.Founded in 1868, Oregon State is the state?s Land Grant university and is one of only two universities in the U.S. to have Sea Grant, Space Grant and Sun Grant designations. Oregon State is also the only university in Oregon to hold both the Carnegie Foundation's top designation for research institutions and its prestigious Community Engagement classification.As Oregon?s leading public research university, with $261.7 million in external funding in the 2011 fiscal year, Oregon State?s impact reaches across the state and beyond. With 12 colleges, 15 Agricultural Experiment Stations, 35 county Extension offic...es, the Hatfield Marine Sciences Center in Newport and OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon State has a presence in every one of Oregon?s 36 counties, with a statewide economic footprint of $2.06 billion.Oregon State welcomes a diverse student body of over 26,000 students from across Oregon, all 50 states and more than 100 countries. They can choose from more than 200 undergraduate and more than 80 graduate degree programs, including over 30 degrees online offered through Oregon State Ecampus. Oregon State increasingly attracts high-achieving students, with nationally recognized programs in areas such as conservation biology, agricultural sciences, nuclear engineering, forestry, fisheries and wildlife management, community health, pharmacy and zoology.Oregon State also ranks high in sustainability, fourth among universities nationwide for using renewable energy and first in the Pac-12 Conference. And our students literally help power the university: 22 exercise machines at Oregon State University has always been a place with a purpose ? making a positive difference in quality of life, natural resources and economic prosperity in Oregon and beyond. Through discovery, innovation and application, we are meeting challenges, solving problems and turning ideas into reality. For more information visithttp://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm.The 400-acre main campus in Corvallis includes a Historic District, making Oregon State one of only a handful of U.S. university campuses listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The district includes such icons as Weatherford Hall, the Memorial Union and Benton Hall, the oldest building on the oldest building on campus.OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.