Communications and Marketing Assistant, Center for the Advancement of Well-Being
George Mason University
Location: Fairfax, VA, Virginia
Internal Number: 10000681
Department: University Life - Center for the Advancement of Well-Being
Classification: GMU Worker
Job Category: Part-Time / Hourly Wage
Job Type: Part-Time
Work Schedule: Up to 20 hours per week
Location: Fairfax, VA
Workplace Type: Hybrid Eligible
Salary: $20.00 per hour
Criminal Background Check: Yes
About the Department:
The mission of the Center for the Advancement of Well-Being (CWB) is to catalyze human well-being by promoting the science and practices that lead to a life of vitality, purpose, resilience, and engagement. As an interdisciplinary center at George Mason University, we are dedicated to helping individuals and organizations thrive in a world of complexity and uncertainty. CWB offerings include programs and resources for students, faculty, and staff along with executive education programs for organizations, agencies, and individuals.
About the Position:
The CWB is seeking a creative and responsible part-time hourly wage employee for the Communications and Marketing Assistant position. The maximum authorized hours of work for this position will be up to 20 hours per week. The Communications and Marketing Assistant will report to our center's Communications Manager and work with our team on a diverse variety of communications and marketing projects to support the center's work.
George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.
Manage and grow the center's Instagram and Facebook social media channels;
Assist with the center's website and email database as needed;
Design printed and electronic promotional materials to market the center's events, student programs, and professional leadership programs;
Provide input on the marketing strategy and plan for the center's professional certificates and courses;
Support marketing initiatives for the center's events and programs;
Add event listings to the center's website and Mason 360;
Participate in our center's meetings; and
Other communications tasks as needed.
Social media and graphic design skills;
Experience with the WordPress system software and Microsoft applications;
Organizational and execution skills;
Written communication skills;
Interpersonal skills and a positive mindset;
Attention to details, integrity, and self-motivation;
Ability to effectively manage multiple tasks/projects simultaneously; and
Ability to work well independently and on a team.
Knowledge of well-being science; and
Experience with web design.
Instructions to Applicants:
For full consideration, applicants must apply for Communications and Marketing Assistant, Center for the Advancement of Well-Being at https://jobs.gmu.edu/. Complete and submit the online application to include three professional references with contact information, and provide a resume.
Posting Open Date: February 8, 2024
For Full Consideration, Apply by: February 23, 2024
George Mason University is a public, comprehensive, research university established by the Commonwealth of Virginia located in Northern Virginia, outside of Washington, D.C. Mason was initially founded as a branch of the University of Virginia in 1949, and became an independent institution in 1972. George Mason University is an innovative and inclusive academic community committed to creating a more just, free, and prosperous world.