Career Opportunities

Communications Associate

The Strategic Communications Department (Stratcom) is looking for a Communications Associate reporting to the Director of Integrated Marketing Communications. This position is based on Beirut Campus with occasional commuting to Byblos campus.

Role Summary

The Communications Associate plans, executes, and evaluates communication projects for internal clients with a view to supporting revenue-generating activities and reputation building, using a strategic, integrated communications approach.

Day-to-day, the associate acts as the primary contact for deans, faculty members, executives, and staff members from the above-mentioned internal clients, bringing projects to a team of creators (writers, designers, multimedia specialists, social media specialists, web developers, digital communications specialists) that are organized into units within Stratcom.

In that process, the associate is expected to analyze requests and provide strategic advice to the client so that the requested projects achieve constructive, brand-reinforcing, and reputation-enhancing results for LAU.

In addition to fielding requests, the associate proactively identifies opportunities to get stories out and to otherwise utilize communications in the service of client initiatives or needs.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

Minimum Required Qualifications

Interested candidates should email their CVs with a letter of interest outlining the applicant’s relevant experience to vacancy4@lau.edu.lb, specifying the job title in the subject line. 

CVs should include the exact month and year while listing the candidate’s professional experience and educational background.

Closing date for accepting applications is Thursday, July 7, 2022. No applications will be accepted after this date, and only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

The Lebanese American University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.