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Student: Graphic Design Intern

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Student: Graphic Design Intern
Requisition Number SE01599
Department Name Generic User Department
Work Location Lexington, KY
On Campus/Off Campus On Campus
Salary Range $10.00/ Hour
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Preferred Education/Experience

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Adobe Creative Cloud; Preferably InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop
Up to date on current design trends
Ability to take creative direction from current design team.
Demonstrates creative design thinking and processes
Participating in open discussion pertaining to key projects and events.
Adhering to prescribed deadlines
Graphic Design Skills, Strong Communication Skills, Sales, Effective Collaboration, Enthusiasm, Multi-Tasking, Current Student of University
Also completes any other duties as deemed necessary for business needs.

Hours per Week

20 Hours / Week

Job Summary


Essential Tasks And Responsibilities:

Position Description: The marketing team member will provide support in all aspects of communicating the dining program during the regular semester as well as actively engaging parents and students during the University orientation process (various summer & move-in dates).

Key Responsibilities
Visually supports program messaging by assisting the Graphic Designer with the design of collateral for various marketing campaigns, inclusive of promotions, social media, menu boards, advertisement, etc.
Communicates details of meal plans, flex accounts, advantages for eating on campus, payment options, and general information about UK Dining and helps students select the best meal plan for their needs.

Participates in dining events and meal plan and declining balance campaigns, helps to conduct secret shops and focus groups; provides general solicitation of student feedback; and supports the Dining Center.
Interacts with parents, families and incoming first-year students. Helps achieve meal plan sales goals throughout the school orientation and move-in-process via tabling, dining events, and supporting the business office.

Assists the Marketing Manager and Marketing Coordinator in driving participation, traffic and sales in residential and retail locations through development and execution of events and promotions, working with food-service staff to insure implementation, and the post-activity analysis.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Skillfully use hand tools or machines needed for your work.

Read instructions for items to be made
Use math to calculate change
Work with client(s) with tact and diplomacy
Perform work that is routine and organized
Present professional appearance
Pass a criminal background check
High School diploma/GED

Lifting twenty (20) pounds unassisted and more with assistance; frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to twenty (20) pounds.

Reaching, handling, fingering, feeling, seeing, standing, walking
Inside Job (defined as spending approximately 75% or more of the time inside.

Temperature changes: variations in temperature, which are sufficiently marked and abrupt to cause noticeable bodily reactions.

Deadline to Apply 10/06/2017
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.

Anticipated Start Date 10/06/2017

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * You must be a registered University of Kentucky student to utilize Student Employment services. Are you currently registered as a UK student?
    • Yes
    • No