Job Posting Details

Saltus Grammar School

Director of Communications

Job Description

Saltus Grammar School is a high achieving, co-educational day school educating students between the ages of 4 and 18. The school is a leading independent school in Bermuda and enjoys an excellent reputation in the local and international community. The school has a Primary Department, which embraces the Foundation Year, the Lower Primary and the Upper Primary years, and the Secondary Department which includes the Saltus Graduate Years. The school’s international curriculum blends the best of both UK and North American traditions. In addition to academic excellence, particular emphasis is placed on the all-round development of students, and sport, music and drama are key aspects of school life.

Job Summary:

Saltus Grammar School is seeking a Director of Communications to join the Leadership Team. The Director of Communications will be responsible for planning and directing of all public relations, corporate communications, branding and marketing initiatives for the school.

Responsibilities include:

  • Leading branding and marketing initiatives
  • All aspects of public relations, corporate communications, branding and marketing
  • Ensuring all stakeholders, staff and students are represented in a professional manner
  • Generating new and innovative ideas to effectively target appropriate audiences
  • Developing and defining the profile and the unique value proposition of the school both locally and internationally
  • Ensuring that all areas of the school adhere to visual style, branding and editorial guidelines
  • Overseeing departmental digital outreach to ensure representation of the Mission and Vision of Saltus
  • Working with Enrolment Management and Advancement Department to develop and implement targeted distribution of branded materials, key messages and case for support for fundraising purposes
  • Increasing brand awareness and recognition for targeted audiences
  • Overseeing the graphic design of all communications
  • Ensuring that Saltus’ events and key activities are documented for use in marketing materials, website and archival purposes
  • Writing, editing, designing and coordinating with vendors
  • Overseeing the production schedule for all promotion materials
  • Acting as the primary contact for communications related inquiries
  • Providing oversight of third party creative, media buy and marketing
  • Developing and overseeing the digital and traditional marketing presence and strategies for Saltus including but not limited to social media, website and print materials
  • Ensuring communication content is accurate, timely, relevant and creative
  • Supporting website content management and web analytic tools
  • Other duties, as required
  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Marketing or related field
  • Minimum of five years’ experience in a similar role
  • Membership in relevant professional organization
  • Knowledge of communications, marketing and public relations principles and practices
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including writing, editing, proofreading and appropriate use of style and tone
  • Excellent understanding of social and digital media platforms
  • Knowledge of and/or experience working in an independent school environment preferred
  • Proven experience in working with diverse teams
  • Strong attention to detail and highly accurate
  • Creative, innovative and problem solver
  • Ability to lead teams
  • Experience in providing budget oversight
  • Able to manage multiple projects efficiently and effectively and meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Ability to handle confidential information
  • Able to think strategically
  • Sense of humor and calm demeanor
  • Clean criminal record

How to Apply

Candidates are requested to e-mail a letter of application and curriculum vitae to the Human Resources Department at:

Saltus Grammar School
P.O. Box HM 2224, Hamilton HM JX, Bermuda
Telephone: 441-292-6177

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Contact for Position

Saltus Grammar School


Job Location

Job Level & Type
  • Senior Level
  • Full Time Permanent Staff Position

Listing to be posted until:
Sunday, May 27, 2018