Calvert School, an independent lower and middle school, has an immediate need for a Communications Specialist. Calvert School is dedicated to educating girls and boys through its time-tested method of teaching and its rigorous curriculum. Particular emphasis is given to mastering essential skills, inspiring a lifelong love of learning, and instilling enthusiasm, responsibility and self-discipline. Calvert School is located in Tuscany-Canterbury, a residential neighborhood in Baltimore City, just north of Johns Hopkins University and south of Loyola University Maryland, accessible from Charles Street and I-83.
The Communication Specialist will work under the direction of the Marketing and Communication Manager. The Specialist will assist the Manager in providing strategic leadership and vision in all areas of marketing and communications and will assist with the oversight of the School’s brand management to ensure consistency. The Specialist must possess exceptional writing skills and be confident in their ability to craft engaging written pieces that promote Calvert’s brand across a variety of platforms.
Responsibilities will include the following:
Serve as the School’s primary writer and editor and will oversee and manage all school communications to all constituents.
Manage the School’s social media and website and create, manage, and facilitate school-wide communications.
Write original content for website, social media posts, newsletters, publications, and other marketing content based on interviews with internal and external constituents.
Create and send market-specific email campaigns to promote Calvert School.
Assist in all website related needs including, but not limited to, updating and uploading content, building forms, and managing email communications.
The ideal candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree with two to four years of related experience. Below a list of skills required:
Very strong writing, interpersonal, and organizational skills are a must.
Advanced knowledge of social media platforms and a social media strategy.
Must have a proven track record managing editorial demands and tight deadlines within a fast-paced organization.
Knowledge of SEO and Google Analytics is preferred.
Skills in Blackbaud and the Adobe Creative Suite are preferred.
HTML knowledge is a plus.
Calvert School offers a competitive salary and benefits package including medical, prescription, dental, life, vision, disability, and retirement plans. A State of Maryland and FBI background check will be performed.
Calvert School, a non-sectarian lower and middle school, provides an excellent day school education to area boys and girls. Children are prepared for secondary school and for a lifetime of learning by mastering the academic basics. Through its financial aid and recruitment efforts, Calvert strives to offer an educational opportunity to students of varied ethnic and economic backgrounds. Calvert School is located in Tuscany-Canterbury, a residential neighborhood in Baltimore City, just north of Johns Hopkins University and south of Loyola University Maryland, accessible from Charles Street and I-83.