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Communications Specialist

Irvine, California Job ID: 202532
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Reporting directly to the Director, Digital Communications, the Digital Communications Specialist will support both American Career College and West Coast University digital communications. The individual will support communications needs across various digital channels, including most notably social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn). Working closely with the team’s Social Media Manager, this person will develop an intimate relationship with the WCU/ACC social media community through impactful and engaging storytelling and day-to-day interactions. Additionally, the individual will need to have a deep passion for social media and being highly attuned to the constantly changing landscape, from compliance and regulations to new platforms and/or modifications to entrenched platforms; being able to stay ahead of trends is critical to success in this role.


Minimum of 2-3 years of related experience contributing to all facets of social publishing and monitoring preferably in a company with similar size and complexity to WCU/ACC.

Any combination of personal experience with social media AND equivalent professional experience working directly in a corporate marketing or communications department OR preferably with a news-gathering/Journalism organization.

Experience as an effective storyteller, specifically within the typically tighter space of the digital/social (short-form/visual) environment.


Bachelor’s degree in Communication, English, Journalism, Marketing or related field, or equivalent experience.




For over 100 years, West Coast University has been educating and preparing students for professional careers across our six campuses located in Southern California, Dallas, Miami, and Online. As part of our unique student-centric approach to advanced healthcare education you will be empowering future healthcare professionals. At West Coast University our students are Ahead of the Curve. Our Mission is to embrace a student-centric learning partnership that leads to professional success. We deliver transformational education within a culture of integrity and personal accountability.

Our benefited faculty and associates are offered a comprehensive benefit package including:

  • Health & Wellness
  • Financial & Retirement
  • Family & Parenting
  • Vacation & Time Off
  • Perks & Discount
  • Professional Development

West Coast University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and we seek candidates who desire to work in and serve an ethnically-diverse population.

Primary Location: Irvine, California Campus: Shared Services Function: Professional

My colleagues and coworkers are sincerely passionate about student success and have a strong team spirit. Our fundamental goal is to improve the quality in our education and service. WCU rewards people with strong team-spirit, a great vision, dedicated commitment, and a high ethical standard.


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