Established in 1906, Colorado Academy (CA) is an independent nonsectarian, co-educational, college preparatory day school for students from Pre-Kindergarten through Twelfth Grade. The school's 94-acre campus is located in Lakewood, Colorado, and serves over 1000 students. With a 9:1 student to teacher ratio and an average class size of 15, CA's curriculum emphasizes group and individual study of the liberal arts and sciences, engagement through experiential and service learning. CA's educators work to create learners, leaders, and inspiring, thoughtful individuals who are ready to transform the future. Coming from over 80 zip codes in the Denver metropolitan area, CA students are highly motivated, perform at above average academic levels, seek community engagement and have a 100% acceptance rate to 4-year colleges.
Reporting to the Head of School, the Director of Marketing and Communications is responsible for leading the CA communications team, which consists of a Digital Media Specialist & Webmaster and a Communications & Content Strategist. In partnership with members of the leadership team and other colleagues, the Director of Marketing and Communications helps to advance the brand, mission, program, and goals of the school through both internal and external communications. The person in this position is responsible for the school's strategic communications plan, and oversees all content creation across all of CA's communication channels (web, social media, photography and videography, PR/press releases, email and SMS, and print publications).
The ideal candidate is a dynamic leader with excellent people skills, who has solid experience successfully managing a small team. This person is an excellent writer, a strategic thinker, and a creative problem solver, who is also able to roll up their sleeves to get work done. Possessing qualities of integrity, credibility, and commitment to the school's mission, the Director is able to maintain a high level of professionalism and confidentiality. The ability to listen and understand audience needs is critical.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
LOCATION Denver, CO
The Director of Marketing and Communications role is a full-time position. The salary for this position will be within the $140,000 to $175,000 range and will vary based upon prior work experience and the assessment of one's fit for the role. Colorado Academy offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and a 403(b) retirement plan. Colorado Academy also provides 50% tuition reimbursement for the children of employees attending the school.
Colorado Academy will cover 100% of relocation costs.
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