The School of General Studies is seeking a student to work as a communications assistant.
Application Deadline: Fri., March 12, 5 p.m. ET Start Date: ASAP
February 19, 2021
The School of General Studies is seeking a student to work as a communications assistant, providing general support to the professional team that manages the School's communications to prospective, admitted, and current GS students, including the Postbac Premed Program and the School’s International Dual Degree Programs. This position will help promote news, events, photos/graphics, and other things happening on campus across various platforms, including the GS website, weekly student newsletters, and social media channels. This position offers the potential to acquire widely-applicable skills, and is an excellent professional opportunity for students interested in a career in communications or related fields.
Posting events and opportunities of interest to students through various channels
Assisting in preparation of weekly undergraduate and Postbac Premed student newsletters
Assisting with content development for GS social media outlets and execution of social campaigns
Writing and editing short news stories, articles, and profiles for the School’s website and social media channels
Strong attention to detail
Strong writing and editing skills
Ability and desire to work in a small-team environment
Experience using social media with a focus on Instagram, but also including Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn
Knowledge of Drupal, Canva, Sprout Social, and Adobe Creative Suite programs a plus
Part-time (with the possibility to work up to 30 hours during the summer)
$16.75 per hour (work-study or casual)
To apply, please email your resume and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by Fri., March 12, 5 p.m. ET. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.