Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
Location: Bloomington, Indiana,
Internal Number: 306908
INDIANA MEMORIAL UNION (BA-IMAU-IUBLA)
The Division of Student Affairs at Indiana University Bloomington serves all 43,000 undergraduate and graduate students. We are a team of 500+ faculty, staff, and students within 18 departments and programs located across campus working toward the common goal of student success.
Real marketing challenges deserve real marketing solutions. That?s where you come in. A job with Student Life Marketing provides students the opportunity to work in an agency-like atmosphere where creative problem-solving and collaboration with colleagues lead to the development of effective strategies to build awareness, engagement, and action from target audiences. All Student Life Marketing staff will contribute to the creation, implementation, and assessment of various marketing and communications initiatives.
The Content Creator will strategize, create, implement, and assess videos and other multimedia solutions on the social media accounts for the Office of Student Life, Indiana Memorial Union, and Student Health Center.
Department Specific Responsibilities
Collaborates closely with the social media coordinators, full-time staff, and campus partners to create engaging, results-driven, (and sometimes trendy) videos for social media platforms throughout the year.
Reports to the Director and works closely with various members of the Student Life Marketing team and professional staff/clients from around the Indiana Memorial Union, Student Health Center, Dean of Students Office, and many more departments within Student Life.
Members of Student Life Marketing participates in various meetings, workshops, critiques, and brainstorming sessions as necessary.
Strategizes, creates, and implements video solutions for the social media accounts for the Office of Student Life, Indiana Memorial Union, the Student Health Center, and possibly other Student Life depts.
Creates videos for Instagram, TikTok, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube vertical and/or horizontal videos.
Creates and references a planning calendar for videos works ahead, recruits models, and collaborates with internal and external partners to ensure videos are ready when it's time to shoot.
Helps post/schedule social media posts as necessary.
Researches and monitors latest trends in social media to ensure our accounts stay relevant and engaging.
Creates monthly and quarterly social media analytics reports to determine the effectiveness and the direction of future strategies.
Currently enrolled as a student at Indiana University
Strong understanding of the ever-changing landscape of videos and video trends on various social media platforms
Strong understanding of all current, relevant social media platforms
Experience with video editing on mobile devices.(i.e. CapCut)
Familiarity in taking quality photographs and photography principles
Familiarity using Microsoft Office programs
Current Indiana University student
Fine attention to detail
Professionalism, dependability, and respect for others
Exceptional decision-making skills and autonomy
Exceptional written and communication skills
Performs well in a team-oriented, collaborative atmosphere
Strong sense of curiosity and creativity
Motivated individual: strives for ongoing improvement and is passionate about learning
Ability to receive constructive criticism in order to improve skillset
Pursuit of a degree in Marketing, Communications, Journalism, Digital Media, or related field
Experience managing social media accounts that were not simply personal accounts
Experience taking pictures and filming/editing videos to post to social media
Understanding of effective marketing tactics
Ability to be personable, comfortable talking to others
Being comfortable directing others, including full-time staff and management
Candidates may be asked to share a portfolio of work when applying (either uploaded files or links are acceptable) Work-study and non-work-study candidates may apply.
900 East 7th Street Room L015
Bloomington, Indiana, 47405
For full-time staff employees, Indiana University offers a wide array of benefits including:
Multiple plan options for medical insurance
Health Savings Account with generous IU contribution
Life insurance, LTD, and AD&D options
Base retirement plan contribution from IU, subject to vesting
This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.
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Equal Employment Opportunity
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualifications. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Indiana University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission, as required by Title IX. Questions or complaints regarding Title IX may be referred to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights or the university Title IX Coordinator.See Indiana University's Notice of Non-Discrimination here which includes contact information.
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About Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
IUPUI, a partnership between Indiana and Purdue universities, is Indiana’s urban research and academic health sciences campus.IUPUI’s mission is to advance the state of Indiana and the intellectual growth of its citizens to the highest levels nationally and internationally through research and creative activity, teaching and learning, and civic engagement.By offering a distinctive range of bachelor’s, master’s, professional, and Ph.D. degrees, IUPUI promotes the educational, cultural, and economic development of central Indiana and beyond through innovative collaborations, external partnerships, and a strong commitment to diversity.