Website Douglass College

Graduate Student Content Writer and Proofreader

Douglass College is looking to hire a graduate student content writer, proofreader, and media team manager to join the communications team. This position is involved in writing and proofreading as well as content creation for social media and email marketing. The position also helps oversee a team of 5-10 undergraduate media students who do various tasks including photography, videography, social media, and more.

 

Responsibilities:

Completes writing assignments, offers proofreading skills, works on other multimedia projects as needed.

 

Tasks:

Proofreads, edits, and revises pieces for publication; Writes news stories, profile pieces, website content, and other types of material for the College as needed; Assists in creation of The Douglass Delivers, a weekly event promotion newsletter sent through MailChimp, an email marketing tool; Assists in a variety of other social media and public relations projects; Offers assistance with administrative tasks as needed; Mentor undergraduate students; Organize assignments for a media team of 5-10 undergraduates students.
Skills and Qualifications:

Must be completing a graduate degree in communications, English, or a related field at Rutgers University; Must have excellent proofreading and editing skills; Must be a clear, but creative writer.

Applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, and writing sample (not creative writing) to drccommunity@gmail.com.

To apply for this job email your details to lauren.muccilli@rutgers.edu