Specialized Student Assistant
The English Language Studies Department, part of the Schools of Public Engagement, seeks a reliable and motivated student to handle a variety of tasks involved in the day-to-day operations of a busy, fast-paced office as well as a number of video, photography, and graphic design projects. The office is open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm. Candidates who are available to start in June are highly preferred.
The student assistant must be punctual and available to work occasional evening and weekend events. Candidates who can commit to working for at least 18 months or more are strongly preferred. Excellent writing, photography and video skills are essential. Along with your resume, a cover letter is mandatory. In your letter, please explain your interest in this position, your qualifications and the hours you are available to work. The pay rate is $17 an hour.
15 to 20 hours per week during the semester and more during winter, spring and summer breaks
Answering email and phone inquiries, providing excellent customer service to students, staff & faculty
Working closely with other university offices to troubleshoot student issues
Calendar management for department directors
Maintaining and updating electronic and paper files and databases
Creating flyers for meetings and events
Assisting with department events
Videotape and photograph public and internal events, and work closely with department directors and staff to create media assets for educational and marketing purposes.
Other duties as assigned
The New School