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Graphic Design & Social Media Marketing Internship

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Include/attach 3 examples of your previous design work in PDF format. Qualified applicants will be contacted for interview. Please no phone calls or walk-ins.

Position Information

General Information

Position Number STU070
Working Title Graphic Design & Social Media Marketing Internship
Division Student Affairs
Department Counseling & Health Serv (Adm)
Work Unit Wellness Promotion
Work Location Center for Wellness Promotion
Vacancy Open To UNC Charlotte Students Only
Position Designation Student Temporary Wage
Employment Type Temporary - Part-time
Hours per week 20
Work Schedule


Pay Rate $8-$12 per hr. Pay commensurate with education & experience
Minimum Experience/Education

Must be a currently enrolled UNC Charlotte student.

Departmental Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education:

The Graphic Design/Social Media Marketing student will assist the UNC Charlotte Center for Wellness Promotion (CWP) staff in creating marketing materials relevant to CWP, Student Health Center, and Counseling Center programs, events and services. He/she will manage and maintain all relevant social media sites for each department and implement strategies to increase site traffic and followers. In addition to technical design skills, the ideal candidate is organized, creative and team oriented. S/he can work independently given training and guidance. The candidate should be extremely detail oriented and skilled in time management. Additionally, s/he should have exemplary communication skills (written and verbal). The CWP will make every effort to provide a flexible work opportunity to accommodate the intern’s academic scheduled, however, the intern will be expected to create and maintain a consistent weekly work schedule and complete all hours onsite at the CWP. Remote hours may be approved only under special circumstances and will be at the full discretion of the supervising staff member.

Duties and Responsibilities

- Designing graphics for various communication contexts (print, web, email and social media contexts with design elements to include logos, graphics, images, and multimedia material)
- Designing promotional and marketing materials as needed
- Creating office templates for repeat project requests
- Creating and implementing a user-friendly system for project requests
- Maintaining an organized electronic storage system for all project files
- The graphic design/social media intern will also contribute to an ongoing goal of refining student-focused materials related to college health & wellness. Having a student fully engaged with creative projects infuses an ongoing student lens that the professional staff greatly values.

Other Work/Responsibilities
Necessary Licenses or Certifications
Proposed Hire Date 08/01/2017
Expected Length of Assignment Full academic year. Continued employment will be contingent upon satisfactory evaluations each semester.
Posting Open Date 06/26/2017
Posting Close Date 10/01/2017
Special Notes to Applicants

Include/attach 3 examples of your previous design work in PDF format.

Qualified applicants will be contacted for interview.

Please no phone calls or walk-ins.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently enrolled as a student at UNC Charlotte?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume / Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter / Letter of Interest
  3. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts