SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST - OFFICE OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS

The Office of Public Affairs is seeking a Student Social Media Specialist able to work 10-20 hours per week during regular office hours (Mon-Fri between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.). Responsibilities include monitoring social media channels for content pertaining to the university, responding to questions and comments, and creating and posting new social content. Other duties may include assisting with public relations tasks of the office, as well as greeting visitors, answering and directing phone calls and taking accurate messages.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Applicants should have a working knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Pinterest, LinkedIn and YouTube, along with other social media platforms. Familiarity with Microsoft Office Word and Excel spreadsheets is an asset. Applicants must have excellent oral and written communication skills, strong organizational skills, the ability to multi-task, ability to pick up information quickly, work required hours, and ability to work unsupervised at times. Also, applicant must be able to answer the phone in a clear, professional manner and adhere to a strict policy of confidentiality. The successful candidate must be punctual, reliable, and have a positive attitude. Priority will be given to students majoring in a Communications-related field.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Please download the application and complete. Deliver completed application along with a cover letter including reasons for interest in position, current transcript, class schedule, current resume and any supplementary materials to:

Office of Public Affairs 

Administration Building 

Room 150

DEADLINE

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.