Student Graphic Design & Event Specialist

Posted on April 28th, 2016


Student Graphic Design & Event Specialist FA16

Career Management Center

College of Business / Colorado State University

The Career Management Center (CMC) is seeking an organized and motivated Student Graphic Design & Event Specialist to assist the CMC Employer Relations team. All CSU undergraduate students are welcome to apply, but Sophomores and Juniors are preferred. Work-study or merit work-study awardees preferred. Flexible work hours between the hours of 8am-5pm with some evenings each semester. 10-15 hours per week; and willing to work around your schedule. The start date will be the beginning of the Fall semester.


The Career Management Center provides a wealth of resources to guide and mentor students through the rigors of searching for career opportunities, with the ultimate goal of establishing a successful student-employer fit for each position.



  • Design collateral for CMC events and other marketing materials
  • Assist with corresponding with employers, marketing events, office duties, ordering supplies, and running errands
  • Provide administrative support in event planning
  • Support Employer Relations team during events (mostly evenings, per the student’s class schedule)
  • Occasional front desk reception including answering phone, greeting students, staff, employers, and visitors



  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Good interpersonal communication skills, works well on a team, and is very organized
  • Excellent written communication/writing skills
  • Demonstrate a strong work ethic
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, and Word (including mail merge tools)


Background Check

Colorado State University is committed to providing a safe and productive learning and living community. To achieve that goal, we conduct background investigations for all final candidates being considered for employment. Background checks may include, but are not limited to, criminal history, national sex offender search and motor vehicle history.


How to Apply

Interested applicants should send their cover letter, resume, three references and brief answers to the following questions to Kelly Mapes (see contact information below).

1) Why are you interested in this position?

2) What previous experience or skills do you have related to collateral design?

3) What days/hours are you available to work?

4) Attach a work sample or portfolio for review.


Deadline to Apply

Applications must be received by Friday, May 6. Early submissions are greatly appreciated.


Contact Information

Kelly Mapes, Administrative Coordinator

Career Management Center, College of Business

210 Rockwell West, Fort Collins, CO 80524