Student Worker

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Student Worker


Grad Sch Business Office

About the University of Georgia:

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education. UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

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Location of Vacancy:

Athens Area

EOO Statement:

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.


The team member will be charged with contributing to marketing

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Program planning efforts

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Classification Title:

Student Assistant (NE)



Position Summary:

The UGA Graduate School is seeking a part-time student worker for the Spring 2019 semester. The position is designed to accommodate 6-8 hours of work each week, with much of the time spent working remotely. At least one meeting per week with the xPD program director will be required. This team member will be charged with contributing to marketing (90%) and program planning (10%) efforts. In particular, we are seeking a team member who understands the concepts of marketing and branding, social media outreach, digital newsletters, and other various types of marketing collateral (i.e. flyers, presentations).

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position:

Seeking an upperclass student with experience in and/or knowledge of marketing and branding; a graduate student is preferred.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies :

Candidates must have a strong grasp of social media including Twitter, Hootsuite, and LinkedIn.

- Good writing skills required; basic graphic design skills would be helpful.

- Other digital media expertise, such as website content development and digital newsletters, is also strongly desired. For example, this student may be involved with creating blog posts or other dynamic content.

- Must be organized, responsible, and willing/able to work fairly independently once trained.

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Sitting for long periods of time.

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Posted: 2/16/2019
Application Due: 12/12/2020
Work Type: Full Time