Landon School is committed to the ethical, intellectual, and personal development of boys. We challenge and inspire them to think deeply, individually, and broadly; to live with respect and honor; and to grow into healthy, well-rounded men of integrity and character who seek to make a positive difference in the world around them.
Landon seeks a Director of Communications and Marketing for the 2023-24 school year. Candidates from diverse backgrounds and perspectives are encouraged to apply. Key responsibilities of the Director of Communications and Marketing include
Overseeing the school’s messaging and branding efforts
Managing the school’s website and all other digital assets and outlets
Collaborating on strategy and tactics with the Admissions and Development offices on marketing and development projects
Serving as the primary media contact for the school and working with the school community to determine the appropriate opportunities for media cooperation, relationship building, outreach, and crisis communications
Establishing and executing an advertising plan and editorial calendar with an emphasis on SEO, ORM, and social media in cooperation with Admissions and Head of School
Leading all members of the communications team by helping to set annual goals and providing constant and consistent feedback
Qualifications for the position include
Knowledge of content management systems, database systems, and digital asset management systems
Advanced knowledge of social media platforms and usage
Understanding of Google analytics and other data tracking systems
Understanding of Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop and InDesign
Understanding of creative publishing platforms including Canva
Experience in media, marketing, or a related field
A Bachelor's degree in marketing, communications, or a related field is required; Master’s degree preferred
Knowledge of independent schools is preferred
Landon School offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, and vision insurance, an attractive 403(b) retirement plan, professional development opportunities, free lunch, and much more.
To apply for this position, please send a resume and cover letter, along with contact information for three professional references, to Charles Franklin at email@example.com. No phone inquiries please.
Landon School is an independent day school for boys (grades 3-12) located in Bethesda, MD. The school's Character Pledge promotes the values of respect, honor, and civility throughout campus life. Landon faculty and staff build meaningful relationships with students and colleagues through the school's Teacher-Coach-Mentor philosophy, where faculty and staff teach, coach, and advise students in a variety of settings.