Blair Academy’s Communications Office has an opening for a full-time Communications Assistant. This 12-month position provides administrative and technical support to members of the office in the areas of website maintenance and multimedia asset management, as well as additional tasks and projects. The successful candidate will be highly organized and collaborative with strong computer skills and an ability to quickly and independently learn how to use complex software and HTML shortcuts. This individual reports to the Director of Communications.
Duties and Responsibilities:
(The following list of duties & responsibilities are not intended to be complete or all-inclusive and does not preclude management from assigning other or related functions.)
Website maintenance, including creating and updating pages, gathering data for analytics and assisting with website redesign
Photo & video processing & organization, as well as archiving and tagging files and assisting with logistical tracking of multimedia
Other ad hoc assignments, including editing, writing and research, interfacing with printers and mailing houses, and assisting with production schedule management
Minimum 1 year previous office experience, preferably in an educational setting
Strong written and oral communication skills
Ability to edit
Ability to multi-task and work independently
Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Google Apps for Education (Drive, Docs, Sheets, Forms)
Knowledge of Finalcut, Adobe Photoshop, Bridge and Acrobat, and HTML coding strongly preferred
Ability to expediently learn and utilize new software as needed to meet the demands of this busy office
How to apply
Resume and salary requirement should be forwarded to Human Resources, PO Box 600, Blair Academy, Blairstown, N.J. 07825-0600 or, by email to HR@blair.edu. E.O.E.
Please send cover letter and resume to Human Resources, Blair Academy, PO Box 600, Blairstown, NJ 07825 or email them to
. No phone inquiries, please. E.O.E.