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The Department of Student Engagement and Activities offers a variety of experiential learning opportunities through credit-bearing internships and paid opportunities.

 

19-20 Recruitment Flier


We are adding a variety of marketing positions to our team!

The Department of Student Engagement & Activities strives to help students DISCOVER their potential and find opportunities to ENGAGE in University Life. Through these experiences students develop skills to LEAD at the University and beyond.

For the Spring 2020 semester we will be adding a variety of marketing positions to our team. These positions include graphic design, content development, social media, photography/videography.

UNDERGRADUATE POSITIONS

*Positions are available to students who receive federal work study/ students who are enrolled in an appropriate internship course*

Within these roles, team members in conjunction with the Program Coordinator for Student Engagement & Activities will help create and promote content for the Department of Student Engagement & Activities. Positions can be tailored to the individuals goals/skill set.

All candidates must complete an application on SBEngaged

Application can be found at: bit.ly/seamarketing
The application will close on December 12th.

In addition to completing a application,  the following documents are necessary for submission.

  1. A recent and up-to-date resume
  2.  One reference from a faculty/staff member/established student leader (contact information is sufficient)
  3. A link to a portfolio of your most recent graphic design work, social media, photography   or  any other relevant display of marketing experience.

If sharing through Google Drive, please be sure to give   rebecca.seifter@stonybrook.edu / melissa.ferrin@stonybrook.edu  access to view.

Please keep in mind the following REQUIREMENTS that are mandatory in order   to be  considered for the position

  1. Minimum of 2.25 GPA
  2. Enrollment in INT 288 or EXT 488  OR  Federal Work Study Award
  3. Spring 2020 full semester availability
  4. Availability to work/attend:
  5. Available for the following dates:
    • Involvement fair 1/29/20, 2/3/20, 2/10/20- 1:2:30pm

    • Spring Leadership conference- 3/27/20 2-5PM

    • F&S Awards- 5/6/20 6:30-9:30PM

    • SLA Awards- 5/7/20 7-9pm


GRADUATE POSITIONS

Title: Marketing and Digital Media Practicum for Department of Student Engagement and Activities

Start Date: Spring 2020 

 

Requirements:  

  • Must be a Graduate Student enrolled for the Spring 2020 semester
    • If enrolled in the Higher Education Administration program, must be enrolled in HEA 586: Higher Education Administration Practicum or enrolled in HEA 587: Advance Practicum in Higher Education Administration
  • Must commit to 10 hours weekly and total 120 hours by the end of the semester 
  • Proficiency in using Google Apps and social media platforms (Instagram and Facebook)
  • Must possess strong attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently, as well as part of a team, to meet deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize multiple projects and to work autonomously
  • Demonstrated effective use of organizational and planning skills, and managing workflow in a fast paced work environment

 

Position tasks include, but are not limited to: 

  • Work in conjunction with the Program Coordinator to coordinate and implement digital and print marketing campaigns/content for the department, assist in the mission to promote student engagement across campus, highlight student organizations and events, and mass distribution of departmental events and initiatives 
  • Co-supervise a team of undergraduate marketing interns, conduct one-on-one meetings, provide training, and support leadership development
  • Assess current marketing and social media efforts, perform social media analytics, and operate surveys 
  • Conduct benchmarks of peer institutions to evaluate current trends, strategies, and opportunities for growth
  • Oversee the departmental Instagram and Facebook page to ensure adequate promotion of upcoming events, general announcements, and updates.
  • Build brand recognition through digital and experiential marketing 
  • Work collaboratively with other marketing peers to support cross-departmental programs and initiatives 
  • Assist in developing and conducting workshops for departmental student staff and/or student organizations
  • Assist with large scale departmental events as needed, as well as new initiatives and special projects
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Remuneration:

This is an unpaid internship for graduate students only. Successful candidates will be expected to work approximately 10 hours per week for the course of a semester. Upon performance evaluation at the end of term, position can be extended into the following semester. Tuition remission, health insurance, and retirement benefits are not included as part of this position. 

 

Application Instructions:

All interested applicants should complete an online application,submit a letter of interest, resume, and contact information for 2-3 professional references to melissa.ferrin@stonybrook.edu no later than December 12, 2019.

Application can be found at:  bit.ly/seamarketingpracticum
The application will close on December  12th.