Reporting to the President, and serving as an integral member of the senior management team, the Vice President of Communications & Marketing will be responsible for the development of Marquette High’s communication and marketing strategy. The VP of Communications and Marketing will implement a comprehensive and integrated communications and marketing program that addresses overall institutional marketing and brand awareness, admissions and enrollment, and public relations. The Vice President is charged with strengthening connections with existing markets and increasing awareness with new audiences to grow student enrollment and ensure a stable, data-driven enrollment model for the school.
This position includes responsibility for the development, integration, and implementation of a broad range of public relations activities relative to the strategic direction and positioning of MUHS and its leadership. This individual will be an ambassador for the organization and will need to build relationships within the MUHS community, the Near West Side, government officials and with the media. The goal is to advance the organization's position with relevant constituents, as well as to drive broader awareness that supports admissions and the work of the development department. The VP of Communications and Marketing will be responsible for varied and integrated communications products and services including: print publications; paid advertising; website, social media, and other online communications; and media and public relations. The VP of Communications and Marketing also will manage other projects as requested by the President.