About the job
Job Summary

Auburn University Theatre seeks a specialist in communications and marketing to assist in the activities of a thriving, active theatre department.

Essential Functions

Tasks include developing marketing and communication plans to promote the vision, mission, goals and achievements of the theatre department in collaboration with the college, alumni affairs office, or other University partners.

Successful candidates will demonstrate the ability to make and maintain a marketing budget and work with vendors, internally and externally, to execute plans. This position will lead and coordinate recruitment efforts for the department by working with the department chair to make recruitment plans, facilitate student visits and tours, coordinate recruitment events on and off campus, and maintain contact with prospective students.

Successful candidates will demonstrate the ability to research, design, and compose materials in a variety of media, print and digital (such as internal or external publications, brochures, posters, newsletters, websites, presentations, development/fundraising materials, press packages, or broadcast media).

  • This position will also assist with various Box Office tasks as needed.
  • Education Level Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution Field of Study
  • Entry into the applicant pool requires a Bachelors degree in Journalism, Communications, Marketing or related field.
  • Years of Experience 2 years Area of Experience


in marketing and communications services to include print journalism.


for Additional Job Levels Education Level Field of Study Years of Experience Area of Experience Requirements for Additional Job Levels Minimum Skills and Abilities Minimum Technology Skills Minimum License and Certifications

None Required.

Desired Qualifications

A familiarity with the Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, AudienceView ticketing software, and InDesign is highly desired.