Join Our Team

Our university is a place of brilliant minds, fresh ideas and actions that move our world forward. And our department is privileged to tell the story with an omni-channel approach.

We invite you to join us!

Open positions

Full-time employment: Writers, editors, graphic designers, Web developers, videographers, market researchers and strategists, to name a few. Please check out our current opening(s) on the Purdue Careers website and listed below. If you don’t see a good fit for your talents, we’d still love for you to send your resume and information to us at marketing@purdue.edu.

ASSOCIATE BRAND SPECIALIST

The Brand Specialist contributes to advancing Purdue University’s brand strategy to ultimately build target audience affinity, enhance national and global reputation, attract the very best students, and motivate alumni, and donors.

CONTENT WRITER

The Content Writer will help advance awareness, affinity and demand for the University by conceptualizing, researching, interviewing and writing signature stories and creative content across various media channels.

LEAD BRAND MANAGER, STRATEGIC DIVERSITY MARKETING

Purdue Marketing and Communications, in conjunction with the Office of the Provost and the Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging (DIB), has created and is searching for a Lead Brand Manager for Strategic Diversity Marketing who will be responsible for developing and leading the central marketing and communications strategy and efforts related to Purdue University’s Equity Task Force and long-term strategic diversity marketing.

SENIOR MULTIMEDIA PRODUCER

The Senior Multimedia Producer will help advance our storytelling and build target audience affinity by overseeing video production from beginning to end, including ideation, storyboarding, scouting, shooting, post-production and editing.

Internships

We provide plenty of paid and for-credit, real-world experiences to our Boilermaker students, enhancing their education and post-graduation employment options. Our student interns typically work 10-20 hours per week and opportunities are available year-round. Below is a list of possible areas for internship positions.

Send your resume, webpage link and interest area(s) to marketing@purdue.edu.

  • Brand and marketing strategy
  • Graphic design
  • Marketing research
  • Photography — technician and photographer
  • Social media
  • Strategic communications — public relations and media relations
  • Video
  • Web — design, developer, analytics
  • Writing/editing

Partnerships

Marketing and Communications has selected a group of tried-and-true freelance professionals who serve as satellite team members during heavy workloads or when we need additional resources or expertise. We call it “strategic sourcing.” Writers. Designers. Videographers. Photographers. Web developers. Whether you have a single skill set or are a full-service provider, we welcome your inquiries. Please send a few samples of your work, your area(s) of service and contact information to marketing@purdue.edu.