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Student Assistant (Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship)

Location: 

University, MS, US, 38677

Department:  School of Business Administration (10000818)
Employee Designation:  Student

Position Overview

The student assistant for the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE) works as a member of a team supporting all student entrepreneurial activities across campus. She/he works closely with the CIE team to provide administrative support for the office, including program logistics and event promotion.

Reports To

Director of Programs

Essential Duties

•    Assists in daily administration for the CIE office, including answering phone calls, receiving visitors, and keeping visitor log.
•    Assists with promotional communication development to promote participation in events and programs.
•    Attends, participates in, and assists with planning and organizing CIE events.
•    Serves as a liaison to students and student organizations on campus.
•    Manages CIE’s social media platforms and makes recommendations to optimize reach.
•    Assists with data tracking and recording.
•    Other tasks as assigned.

Required Qualifications

•    Currently enrolled students who can work in the office regularly (3 to 5 days each week and a few hours each day).
•    Candidates with relevant internship or work experience preferred.
•    Mature, detail-oriented, highly organized, and able to multi-task.
•    Quick learner with a can-do attitude.
•    Great written and verbal communication skills.
•    Good photo editing skills and video editing experience.
•    Proficiency in social media targeting and communication.
•    Proficiency in Canva, Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

EEO Statement

The University of Mississippi provides equal opportunity in any employment practice, education program, or education activity to all qualified persons. The University complies with all applicable laws regarding equal opportunity and affirmative action and does not unlawfully discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based upon race, color, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, citizenship, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information.


Nearest Major Market: Oxford Mississippi