Posting DetailsPosition Details Posting NumberG/R02972PWorking TitleGraduate AssistantDepartmentGrad Sch Professional DevelopmentAbout 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 (http://www.uga.edu/). 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.About the College/Unit/DepartmentCollege/Unit/Department websiteEmployment TypeEmployeeAdditional Schedule InformationAdvertised SalaryAnticipated Start Date08/01/2019Posting Date05/20/2019Closing DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsLocation of VacancyAthens 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.Position Details Position Information
Minimum Qualifications should list both the minimum degree and the field which the degree must be earned. If prior work experience is required, the posting should list both the job in which the experience must be gained, and the minimum duration that will be accepted.Classification TitleGraduate AssistantFLSAExemptUGA Job CodeJob FamilyFTE.333Minimum QualificationsPosition SummaryRelevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position
Priority will be given to current graduate students who demonstrate experience in and/or knowledge of marketing and branding.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.Physical Demands
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