The College of Arts and Science’s Marketing and Communications Department is looking for a self-motivated and enthusiastic staff member to assist with our website, magazine, marketing materials, and social media. Must be a skilled writer and comfortable interacting with faculty and alum. If you are detail-oriented, highly organized, and interested in marketing and communications, please apply!
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
Posting news stories on the CAS website and social media channels
Gathering content for web stories and social media, including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Attending occasional AU events (concerts, museum openings, embassy parties, roundtable discussions) and taking notes and photographs
Reaching out to faculty, alum, and students to gather information and photos
Updating and writing content for the College’s website
Managing the department’s online photo gallery
Required Education and Experience
Detail-oriented and highly organized
Comfortable working within content management system (we will train)
Familiar with Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram and experienced in social media posting
Comfortable contacting faculty and alumni – and attending various events on and off campus
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