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Communications Student Assistant

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Communications Student Assistant
Requisition Number DU03264
Department Name 8Z241:Federal Work Study
Work Location 216 Bradley Hall
Salary Range 7.25-10.85
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

High School Diploma, Currently enrolled at UK at a Sophomore or Junior.

Required Related Experience

Some experience in field of study

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements



10-20 hours/week from 8am-5pm M-F

Job Summary

Assisting with research, planning, execution and evaluation of multiple projects. Content development (photography, video, illustrations and copy fro web, print, social media, etc.). Design/editing of promotional materials (brochures, flyers, etc.). Press release writing in AP Style.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Basic knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop).

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Integrated Strategic Communications/PR majors, PRSSA, Ad Club and AMA members highly encouraged to apply.

Deadline to Apply 12/01/2017
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * You must be a UK student to hold this position. Are you a UK student?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. Have you been awarded Federal Work Study? (If you are unsure, or you have not yet been awarded Federal Work Study, please contact the Student Financial Aid office at (859) 257-3172 and ask to speak with your counselor.)
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents