Outreach Student Assistant

We’re searching for two talented students to join our team as an Outreach Student Assistant. Apply now for this part-time, on-campus position on Handshake using job ID #12134179.

*Deadline to apply for this paid position is November 19th at 9:00 AM.*

About the Job

The Sustainability Initiatives Outreach Student Assistant will work with the Coordinator to develop and maintain the office’s outreach programs. This includes but is not limited to content writing for the office’s website, marketing campaigns, and educational materials; maintenance of social media accounts; and event planning and support. The intern will also play an active role in connecting students, faculty and staff through programming and campus engagement.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Creation, execution, and support of campus engagement ie. sustainability coalition meetings, tabling, and event advertising; and student programming.
  • Organization and maintenance of ongoing administrative operations.
  • Development and maintenance of all social media outlets for the Office of Sustainability Initiatives; influential in the branding and messaging of web content, news releases, newsletters, marketing materials, etc.
  • Leadership and maintenance of various committees.

Required Skills

  • Intermediate knowledge of sustainability concepts
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly adaptable and resilient
  • Highly motivated (self-starter)
  • Exemplary organizational skills and attention to detail

Preferred Skills

  • Intermediate knowledge of WordPress
  • Proven social media and/or podcast competence