Specialist - Public Relations Writer - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

Unfortunately, this job is expired as of 2/27/2016.

To continue in your search through the appropriate job categories, click either Administrative Staff, Higher Education Executives, Faculty, Post-Doc and Graduate Assistants, . You can also utilize "guess-free" keyword search tools with up to eight pre-defined criteria. Search for and Apply to academic postings directly from the site. Post your background either confidentially or overtly. Stand out and be discovered!

Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States


Detailed Job Description

Under the director of the Director of Public Relations, composes professional quality copy for university publications and news media in support of the mission of the university and its various departments.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with an associate’s degree in a closely related field plus one year of experience related to the Summary of Duties or any combination of education and/or experience related to the Summary of Duties totaling three years.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with an associate’s degree in Journalism, English, Public Relations or Communications and one year of experience OR any combination of education and experience totaling three years.


Knowledge of public relations and communications techniques.


Strong editing skills.

Interpersonal, problem solving and decision making skills.

Skilled using computers, including MS Word and Excel.


Ability to write professional quality press releases and copy for university publications, including the UVU Magazine using AP and University style.

Ability to communicate effectively.

Ability to meet deadlines and prioritize writing assignments.

Pay Range

$11.11 to $13.88 per hour

Keyword Phrases

  • AVP University Marketing/Comm
  • Specialist - Public Relations Writer
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Public Relations, Marketing and Communications
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Associate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter