Student Jobs with FASO

Communications is now Hiring!

Public Relations Assistant

**This position will start Spring 2022. Those students graduating before Fall 2022 should not apply. **

About this Position:

We’re looking to increase our creations of fun and engaging informational content about Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Financial Wellness. 

Responsibilities:

Assists in developing public (social media) facing communications, including written, visual, and experiential concepts, for a large, highly visible, student supporting organization. 

Specifically, those hired will be the persona for future informative videos surrounding Financial Aid. These videos will be made public via our Student Affairs youtube channel and our upcoming Social Media accounts. 

Additionally, those hired will assist in conducting assessments of existing messages and materials, crafting new messages for social media, and help decide which channels are best for distribution in collaboration with the Customer & Communication Strategist. This role will be fully supported by Financial Aid & Scholarships the Customer & Communication Strategist.

This role is intended to be a multi-semester position. 

Mandatory Qualifications:

  • Must be in good academic standing- Preferred 3.0 GPA and be meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP).
  • Demonstrate strong communication skills.
  • Demonstrate ability to work well as part of a team or independently, as needed.
  • Must be comfortable in front of a camera.
  • Has a passion for Social Media and sharing important information.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Creating social media campaigns
  • Marketing/communication
  • Graphic design
  • Work-study eligibility preferred, but not required

 

Hours per week: 5-10

Pay rate: $17.50/hour with opportunity for an increase each academic year

 

How to Apply:

To apply, please submit your resume and answers to the following questions to Marcus Hill at mrhill@berkeley.edu:

1) Why you’re interested in sharing financial aid information in creative ways?

2) What challenges would you expect to face when creating content of a diverse student population? 

3) What is your own experience with social media and what lessons have you learned from those experiences?

4) Please specify your current year in school (freshman, sophomore, junior, senior). 

 

Deadline to Apply: December 12, 2021

 

Communications Assistant

**This position will start Spring 2022. Those students graduating before Fall 2022 should not apply. **

About this Position:

We’re looking to increase our accuracy and distribution of informational content about Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Financial Wellness. 

Responsibilities:

Assists in submitting, tracking and organizing communications for a large, highly visible, student supporting organization. 

Additionally, those hired will assist in conducting soft assessments of existing messages and materials, assist with crafting new messages for social media, and help decide which channels are best for distribution in collaboration with the Customer & Communication Strategist. This role will be fully supported by Financial Aid & Scholarships the Customer & Communication Strategist.

This role is intended to be a multi-semester position. 

Mandatory Qualifications:

  • Must be in good academic standing- Preferred 3.0 GPA and be meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP).
  • Demonstrate strong communication skills.
  • Demonstrate ability to work well as part of a team or independently, as needed.
  • Must be comfortable with Google Sheets and/or Excel
  • Has a passion for improving the sharing of important information.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Comfortable with Data Management
  • Marketing/communication Interest
  • Work-study eligibility preferred, but not required

 

Hours per week: 5-10

Pay rate: $17.50/hour with opportunity for an increase each academic year

 

How to Apply:

To apply, please submit your resume to Marcus Hill at mrhill@berkeley.edu:

 

Deadline to Apply: December 12, 2021