NYU Stern

Position Available

Marketing Communications Assistant
Category: Work Study
Available: Fall 2012 & Spring 2013
(You do not need to be available all semesters but preference will be given to the candidate who is.)


Description
The Berkley Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation is seeking a student with excellent writing skills, strong knowledge of social media marketing tools and a good eye for layout and graphic design to assist with developing print materials and online content. The marketing communications assistant (MCA) would work closely with the directors to ensure a professional, cohesive and impactful visual image for the Center. In addition, the MCA would be assigned special projects associated with managing relationships with key stakeholders, i.e., students, alumni, volunteers, etc.

Roles & Responsibilities
  • Handle updates to the Center’s website and enhance our online presence e.g., Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc.
  • Layout and design marketing material such as flyers, posters, event programs, training materials, slide presentations, etc.
  • Prepare email newsletters, invites, notices, etc.
  • Manage email lists.
  • Assist with collecting and analyzing marketing data from surveys conducted by the Center. 
Skills & Traits
  • Excellent writing skills.
  • Knowledge of web design, page layout and image editing software required.
  • Strong knowledge of how to leverage social media sites & tools
  • Compulsive attention to detail.
  • Ability to juggle several projects at once.
  • Creativity and a quirky sense of humor a huge plus.
  • Extremely reliable.
  • A passion for entrepreneurship a must!
Time
10-15 hours /week

Compensation
This is a work study position. Compensation is $12.00/hour. Please be sure to check work study eligibility requirements before applying.

Apply
Interested candidates should:
  • Write a brief essay (maximum of 452 words) entitled: “Look No Further: Why I’m the Perfect Person for This Position”.
  • Include writing and/or design samples, if you have.
  • Email materials to Cynthia Franklin at Cynthia.franklin@stern.nyu.edu. No calls please.
No résumés please! All applications received will be acknowledged.