Hiring: Digital Content Assistant

September 10, 2021

Position Description

The Columbia GS Office of Communications is seeking a student to work as a digital content assistant, helping to create high quality, creative content for GS' social media channels, including those of the Postbac Premed Program and International Dual Degree Programs. This position will help create innovative, engaging content that speaks to, informs, educates, and entertains prospective and current GS students, as well as alumni, faculty, staff, and media.

This role will:

  • Help create innovative, engaging content that speaks to, informs, educates, and entertains prospective and current GS students, as well as alumni, faculty, staff, and media. This can include, but is not limited to content for Instagram, Reels, Twitter, Facebook Live, TikTok, and more.
  • Execute social-specific campaigns related to GS Peer Advising, the Academic Resource Center, GS Grad School Coaching, academic research opportunities, event promotion, and more to bring attention to various GS and Columbia resources and opportunities.
  • Assist with analyzing social and web analytics and making data-driven decisions about content and campaigns.
  • Brainstorm new social ideas with the Communications team to further engage our audiences across social channels.

The ideal candidate will have existing digital media skills, including experience with short-form video, photography, writing, design, creating TikToks and Reels, etc. Experience with on-camera presence is a plus.

Time Commitment
10-15 hours per week

Compensation
$16.75 per hour (work-study or casual)

Location
I
n-person with remote possibilities 

Start Date
ASAP

Application Deadline
Mon., Sept. 27

Apply
To apply, please send your resume and a cover letter to gs-communications@columbia.edu, including links to sample social media posts—personal or professional—you have created in your email. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.