Digital and Social Media Assistant – College of Health and Human Sciences

Posted on April 5th, 2017

The College of Health and Human Sciences Dean’s Office is seeking a dynamic student to help us get the word out to our constituents about the exciting work being done in our college. This is a hands-on, real-world opportunity. Position is 10 -20 hours per week (flexible). Come and work for us this summer and stay on through the academic year!

Primary Responsibilities: 
1. Graphic design for flyers, ads, brochures, and Pinterest and social media graphics
2. Photography – classes, events, student activities
3. Assist college’s Digital Media Specialist with drafting and posting to the CHHS social media channels
4. Assist college’s Digital Media Specialist with video projects
5. Assist with telling the college’s stories, including writing profiles of student activities and faculty research CSU’s SOURCE

Requested Skills, Experience, and Qualifications:
1. Excellent verbal and written communications skills and outstanding editing skills
2. Photography, graphic design, and video editing skills are a plus (opportunity to learn these skills)
3. Highly organized, detail-oriented, flexible
4. Must be able to manage multiple assignments, set priorities, and meet short deadlines
5. Willingness to work weekend/evening hours when requested (minimal)

Work schedule 10-20 hours per week, 2-4 hours most days, Monday – Friday, preferred, opportunity to begin during summer break and continue for the 2017-2018 academic year, opportunity for course credit.

Work-Study preferred; successful candidates without an award will be asked to apply for Merit Work-Study.

This position pays $10.41 per hour.

To Apply: Send resume, cover letter, and two writing samples and two graphic design or social media samples or a link to a digital portfolio electronically to Gretchen Gerding at gretchen.gerding@colostate.edu by Friday, April 14. To learn more about the College of Health and Human Sciences, see www.chhs.colostate.edu.