The Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) seeks nominations and applications for the position of Chief Marketing and Communications Officer.
Tepper School of Business
The Tepper School has established itself as one of the leading business schools in the world, driven by its rigorous academic programs, its analytical, data-informed approach to problem-solving, the research impact of its faculty, the ambition and creativity of its students and the business successes of its alumni. The Tepper School prides itself on not just keeping pace with the changing needs of business but anticipating and contributing to that change through innovative research and education. Undergraduate programs include Economics and Business Administration, ranked #5 by U.S. News & World Report. Graduate programs are offered at the Masters and PhD level and include the top ranked MBA program, #18 U.S. News & World Report and #2 Online MBA Poets&Quants, the Master of Science in Business Analytics, the recently launched Master of Science in Management; joint Masters’ programs with other colleges at CMU including the Master of Science in Product Management, the Master of Integrated Innovation for Products and Services, the Master of Science in Computational Finance; and PhD programs that include eight focused fields of study, as well as joint Ph.D. degrees in conjunction with other world-class colleges across the university campus.
Tepper Office of Marketing and Communications
The office of Marketing and Communications is the hub for both internal and external marketing and communications and is committed to enhancing Tepper’s brand through engaging messaging, dynamic print and digital collateral, and vibrant videography and photography. Working in support of Tepper’s mission, the team collaborates with units throughout the school to craft communications that support enrollment efforts, advancement efforts, school initiatives, research, and achievements. The CMCO will have approximately 3 direct reports and a total team of 9 and is a member of the Dean’s Executive Committee. The CMCO is also spearheading multiple external advertising, marketing and communications agencies and individuals.
Desired Qualifications and Characteristics
The CMCO must be a collaborative and visionary leader with a record of success in developing and implementing multi-faceted marketing and communications efforts that position and elevate the perception of a school, institution, brand or company with multiple audiences. Experience in higher education is preferred. Bachelor’s degree required; advanced degree is preferred. For more information about this role, please view the entire position specification above.
Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Application materials should include a letter describing interest in and qualifications for the position in relation to the attributes described above along with a résumé.
For best consideration, please send all confidential nominations, inquiries, and expressions of interest to: CMUTepperCMCO@storbecksearch.com