Marketing & Graphic Design Student Assistant - Work Study Preferred

Job description

Position Title:

Marketing & Graphic Design Student Assistant - Work Study Preferred

Posting Number:


VP Area:

VP Student Affairs


Student Engagement


Student Engagement


Setzer Student Center

Student Supervisor:

Elizabeth Jeanes

Work Study Required?:


Job Duties:

Position Summary: The Marketing & Graphic Design Student Assistant reports directly to and assists the Marketing Coordinator for the Division of Student Engagement. The main goal of the Marketing Student Assistant is to promote attendance and participation at student events hosted by the Division through creative design and effective marketing.

Essential Job Functions:
- Collaborate with departments, student organizations, and other constituents to develop marketing strategies for upcoming events and campaigns
- Graphic design and photography
- Use of social media to inform constituents of student events and encourage attendance
- Use of content management system to create and maintain webpages for departments and special events
- Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

Required Qualifications:
- Must be full-time Lamar University student
- Must have 2.5 cumulative gpa
- Must show portfolio of previous design work or marketing projects if selected for interview
- Skills in Adobe CS including Illustrator and Photoshop and Microsoft Office
- Exceptional communication skills in speaking, copywriting, emails, etc.
- Ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple simultaneous projects
- Willingness to complete assignments outside the normal scope of marketing and/or design

Preferred Qualifications:
- Marketing and/or graphic design students preferred
- Knowledge of best practices in online/social media campaigns and/or ability to learn effective strategies for using relevant social media platforms
- Skill in content management systems used to create and maintain webpages

Work Hours:

Up to 19.5 hours per week, M-F, 8 am - 5 pm

Additional Instructions for Applicants:

Please attach these documents:
– Resume
- Cover Letter
- Portfolio of previous work, or link to online portfolio

EEO Statement:

Lamar University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Security Sensitive Statement:

This position is security-sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code §51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.




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Job No:
Posted: 8/24/2020
Application Due: 5/29/2021
Work Type: Full Time