Director of Marketing and Communications
  • Communications
  • Marketing

Nashoba Brooks School, Concord, MA

Accredited by AISNE

Nashoba Brooks School is an independent school for boys and girls, age 3-Grade 3; Girls, Grades 4-8. The School is committed to personal excellence in academics, athletics and the arts within its mission of preparing students for “…a life of continuous learning, accomplishment, and leadership in a diverse and changing world.”  We believe that diversity enriches and strengthens the community and challenges individuals to become agents of change in creating a more fair and equitable world.

Summary

Nashoba Brooks School seeks candidates for the full time, the 12-month position of director of marketing and communications. The director of marketing and communications reports to the head of school and is responsible for the strategic planning and implementation of a comprehensive marketing and communications program to increase the visibility and promote the value proposition of Nashoba Brooks School while ensuring that the School is represented in a clear and consistent voice. The director works closely with members of the Advancement team.

Responsibilities

  • Serve as an active and collaborative member of the Advancement team (Admission, Communications and Development) to maintain and enhance a positive, mission-driven and student-centered school culture.
  • Supervise assistant director of marketing and communications and a summer intern.
  • Manage the production of the Nashoba Brooks Bulletin and all other School publications including admission materials.
  • Develop, implement, manage, and evaluate a multi-year communication and marketing strategy, to enhance brand recognition and positive perception of Nashoba Brooks within the community.
  • Manage core communications functions including publication production; public and media relations; print and digital communications; advertising strategy; social media, video, and photography; market research; and cultivating relations with local media.
  • Ensure effective implementation of the website and social media strategy and content.
  • Coordinate the development and management of the marketing and communications budget.
  • Coordinate deployment of schoolwide and emergency notifications and communications such as cancellations due to inclement weather.
  • Participate in School duties, events, and activities.

Skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including content development and copy editing.
  • Superior organization and project management.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as collaboratively as a member of a highly productive team in a dynamic work environment.
  • Outstanding creative, efficient, and effective problem-solving.

Experience

  • Master’s degree and five years experience preferred.
  • Familiarity with independent schools preferred.
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuous learning and growth.
  • Optimistic, enthusiastic growth mindset and commitment to leveraging talented teams to achieve ambitious goals.
  • Demonstrated talent, ambition, and teamwork required.
  • Ability to coach and/or lead a student activity preferred.

The successful candidate will model integrity, professionalism, curiosity, responsibility, creativity and respect for all persons, as well as a demonstrated commitment to advancing the School’s core values of integrity, collaboration, inclusivity, empathy, and resilience.

Application Process

Applicants should submit a cover letter and résumé to:

             Danielle Heard, Head of School

             Email:  dmc@nashobabrooks.org