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Special Projects Coordinator

at 2U (View all jobs)

US-NY-New York

What We're Looking For:

The Public Health Special Projects Coordinator will be responsible for managing the content calendar, outreach efforts and social media presence of various marketing website properties that focus on mental health degrees such as public health, counseling, social work, and education. They will be working with employees from different departments across 2U including, but not limited to, the content editing, SEO, brand marketing and marketing operations analyst teams. The Special Projects Coordinator will also work with experts to create and promote high quality content such as infographics and blog post. They will also be responsible for managing various special projects across 2U assets to drive high quality organic web traffic to our digital marketing 2U assets.

Responsibilities Include But Are Not Limited To:

  • Working with a wide variety of 2U employees and external vendors, often remotely, on brainstorming, storyboarding, scheduling content creation projects and holding others to deadlines.
  • Advising and editing the visual appearance, structure and format of web pages and videos.
  • Ensuring content is optimized for search engines.
  • Promoting content via email, social media. Researching the right people to reach out to and determining the most persuasive language to use to achieve the desired result.
  • Promoting content and gathering feedback within 2U from admissions and student support team on the resources we’ve created.
  • Researching and understanding the needs of professionals and ensuring our content speaks to those needs
  • Using analytics tools to facilitate and measure work.
  • Ensuring that content creation goals align with top-level company goals.
  • Things That Should Be In Your Background:

  • At least 1-2 years of experience in a research and content creating intensive field.
  • Experience or knowledge in the mental health field.
  • Experience in writing and editing.
  • Experience scheduling and organizing large research projects
  • Experience managing many working relationships on a complicated, long term project.  

  • About 2U Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU)

    2U partners with great colleges and universities to build what we believe is the world’s best digital education. Our platform provides a comprehensive fusion of technology, services and data architecture to transform high-quality and rigorous campus-based universities into the best digital versions of themselves. 2U's No Back Row® approach allows qualified students and working professionals around the world to experience a first-rate university education and successful outcomes. To learn more, visit


    2U Diversity and Inclusion Statement

    At 2U, we are committed to creating and sustaining a culture that embodies diverse walks of life, ideas, genders, ages, races, cultures, sexual orientations, abilities and other unique qualities of our employees. We strive to offer a workplace where every employee feels empowered by the ways in which we are different, as well as the ways in which we are the same.


    Why It’s Great to Work at 2U

    2U offers a high-energy work environment that’s both challenging and fun. We work hard, but our offices are casual and social places. We wear jeans to work and fuel brainstorming sessions with snacks and seltzer.



    2U offers a comprehensive benefits package:

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Life insurance, disability and 401(k)
  • Unlimited snacks and drinks
  • Generous paid leave policies including a PTO allowance for your vacation, personal, or sick days
  • Additional time off benefits include:

  • time off to volunteer for non-profit organizations
  • parental leave after 12 months of employment
  • holidays that include a winter break from Christmas through New Year and more!
  • Tuition reimbursement program

  • Note: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.


    2U is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against applicants or employees and ensures equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of their race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship, military or veterans’ status, or any other classifications protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. 2U’s equal opportunity policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, job benefits, pay and dismissal.

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    Job Overview
    - Company: DealNews
    - Location: US-NY-New York
    - Date: 24 October, 2018
    - Job Type: Full Time
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