External Relations Student Assistant

Are you interested in helping promote our campus libraries? Do you have skills in social media, writing, and/or photography? We are looking for a student assistant to assist with communications and events. 

The External Relations Office manages media relations, communications, marketing, and outreach for William & Mary Libraries. The student in this position will help manage W&M Libraries' social media presence, creating content for and posting on various platforms; provide event assistance; provide photography assistance; and perform other office duties. 

The External Relations Office works with donors, alumni, faculty, students, and external constituents. The office is open Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.- 5 p.m., with occasional events held in the evenings and on the weekends.

Department: 
External Relations
Pay Rate: 
$8.25/hour
Hours per week: 
10-15
Responsibilities: 
  • Assit with management of W&M Libraries' social media accounts (generate ideas, create and post content))
  • Monitor social networking sites and local media
  • Event assistance before and during events (invitation mailings, event set-up, greeting, registration, etc.)
  • Photography assistance
  • Other office duties as required
Qualifications: 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Professionalism
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong knowledge of Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
  • Photography skills a plus
  • Ability to work independently and in a team

To apply, complete our application for student employment.