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First Year Programs

Student Coordinator: Digital Communications

The Digital Communications Student Coordinator is responsible for the implementation and support of social media communications including Facebook, Instagram, Live Webinars and short videos. Position will run various social media channels (UW FYP, New Huskies, Dawg Daze and more) and create digital engagement opportunities with students. 


The Digital Communications Student Coordinator will:

  • ​Be familiar with UW marketing guidelines
  • Develop and support social media outreach to undergraduate students
  • Create and implement communication timelines for social media channels
  • Manage photography needs for all FYP programs
  • Implement and manage digital engagement opportunities such as social media contests
  • Assist in filming and video post-production for FYP videos and live streaming

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimal experience planning, implementing, and evaluating social media communications
  • Minimal experience with video production
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to work independently
  • The capacity and persistence necessary in order to be productive within a large, dynamic, and decentralized institutional environment
  • The desire to be part of a team oriented and collaborative work environment and the desire to collaborate extensively with other First Year Programs colleagues

Desired Qualifications

  • Start time beginning of March - flexible hours based on class schedule and within 8am-5pm time frame
  • Summer hours: 12-18 hours/week from June 15-October 3
  • Must be available during Dawg Daze Weekend (September 26-27)
  • Students with graduation dates of June 2021 or after will receive primary consideration for this position
  • Experience growing social media presence for organizations
  • Background in human/computer interaction, informatics, communications, and/or design

Educational and Career Benefits

  • Create and implement communication timelines for social media channels
  • Create marketing materials for social media channels
  • Experience working in a traditional office setting with opportunity for professional development including one-on-ones and feedback
  • Opportunity to create short videos for social media channels

Applications are currently closed.