Graphics & Marketing Assistant
Recruitment is now CLOSED for this position.
POSITION TYPE: Student Assistant C
STUDENT POSITION AVAILABLE: Graphics & Marketing Assistant
COMPENSATION: $10.50 per hour
ELIGIBILITY:Successful candidates must UAA students enrolled in a minimum of 6 credits, with a minimum 2.50 cumulative and semester/term grade point average, and must be in good disciplinary standing. At the time of appointment and throughout employment, Residence Life student staff members may not be on either disciplinary or academic probation. Should a student employee be placed on disciplinary or academic probation, the employee is no longer eligible for employment.
LEARN MORE:The Department of Residence Life supports on-campus housing for 950 students and works in partnership with University Housing & Dining Services. Our program provides leadership training, experiential learning, awareness of diverse lifestyles and cultures, co-curricular programs and activities (educational and social), and behavioral accountability. Residence Life's student development approach focuses on enriching each student's higher education experiences by delivering high quality, student-centered programs and services.
The Graphics & Marketing Assistant will work with a group of student leaders and professional staff members to promote their events and other activities in the campus living community.
In addition, the Graphics & Marketing Assistant will provide graphics for articles, fixtures, print, and Web advertising and other materials, and assist with social media marketing as determined by the Department of Residence Life administrative staff. Other duties may involve assisting at events and taking photos for use in print and web publications.
Applicants should be energetic, dynamic, and have a desire to learn and grow. The ability to adapt to changing workloads is essential, as is the ability to create great working relationships with all levels inside the department, and across multiple disciplines.
Applicants must demonstrate creative ability in graphic illustration and design, be familiar with advertisement design principles; be able to work on deadline and work cooperatively with others; and be proficient with Adobe's Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign programs.
Applicants must be reliable, punctual, have a strong work ethic, possess good customer service skills, work well under pressure, and have excellent communication skills. Applicants must demonstrate an ability to write and edit publishable work with attention to grammar, AP Style, spelling, clarity, and accuracy. The ideal candidate will also have experience with social media tools and techniques.
HOW TO APPLY:
Read the position description (see link below) and job posting details and instructions thoroughly. Visit UAKjobs.com to complete your online application.
When preparing your online application, please be sure to complete each section, and upload the require documents carefully. In order to be considered for an interview, you'll need to upload a current resume, a well-written cover letter, the names and contact details for three professional references, and either a digital copy of a design portfolio or link to a web portfolio.
This job posting will close at 5:00 pm on Saturday, March 16, 2013.
ONCE YOUR APPLICATION IS COMPLETE:
Within a few business days of completing your application, you will receive a confirmation email from our office manager. We'll then begin the review process to ensure that your application is complete and that you meet the minimum requirements for eligibility. You must have at least a 2.50 semester and cumulative GPA, and you must be in good academic, and judicial, standing with the University. You will be notified February 4-8 if you have been forwarded to the group process interview stage.
Application Review:You will receive confirmation that we have received your application with 1-2 business days of submission. At this point, your application will be under review by the selection committee. if you have been forwarded to the Individual Interview stage, and you will see your UAKjobs application status change from "Under Consideration" to "Interview Pending" and we will contact you to schedule you for an interview.