Having a desire to learn and being self-motivated are the most important qualifications for this position.
A successful candidate is one who seeks opportunities to learn about other cultures and develop their workplace professionalism.
Must be available to work 2019-2020 academic year. Summer availability is optional.*
Self-motivated and attentive to detail
Interest in or a general knowledge of the Mills International Center
Ability to build relationships and work collaboratively with individuals and groups from different backgrounds
Ability to respectfully engage in and contribute to an environment in which diverse viewpoints and experiences are encouraged and valued.
Determines appropriate public relations for each publicity effort
Develops Mills Center presence on any new social media and other platforms
Writes copy for Mills Center events to appeal to audiences
Creates and maintains contact lists (email lists, community groups, etc.)
Collaborates with the Mills Center Creative and Program Managers Team to promote events and Mills Center generally
Does outreach and maintains relationships with different student organizations; assists in collaborations with these organizations
Experience Required/Preferred (leave blank if included in position description above)
Ability to write clearly and concisely in English
Previous public relations experience and/or coursework in that area
Knowledge of how to create and implement PR and advertising campaigns
To apply: Complete this application form online, including uploading your schedule, current resume, portfolio or work samples relevant to position, and answers to the application questions. You do NOT need to submit a cover letter, responding to the application questions fulfill that role.
Please prepare a response to the following questions. Please limit your responses to a paragraph per question:
What would you like to learn from working at the Mills International Center?
Please describe a time when you collaborated with an individual or group from a different background, identify any challenges that occurred and how you approached/addressed those challenges.
Please describe an experience that challenged an idea or belief that you had and shifted your perspective.