The Communications and Marketing Assistant will join a dynamic team within the Department of Animal Sciences and Industry to assist various personnel with recruitment, communications with youth, current and future students, stakeholders, and ASI personnel, youth activities, and events.
The position will assist in marketing and recruiting for ASI through assisting in providing effective communication for ASI, involvement as necessary with off campus recruiting efforts and providing support and assistance with ASI youth activities and events. This person will be a primary point of contact with the ASI Mentors group to guide their participation in recruitment and other ASI activities.
In addition, they will assist in developing and maintaining websites, social media platforms, newsletters, publications, videos and other marketing materials for the department. They will also assist with other projects and be an effective team player.
60 % Assist Animal Sciences and Industry recruitment, youth and event efforts.
Assist with communications and marketing of recruitment events.
Assist with management and training of student group ASI Mentors.
Assist with development of recruiting collateral materials- brochures, video's , booth backdrops, giveaways.
Develop recruitment database and research key contacts.
Follow up on post-visit communications with contacts made in this role
Collaborate with staff on relevant industry and secondary education recruiting activities.
Monitor recruitment success and collect and summarize recruiting activities for review.
40% Support efforts of the KSU ASI Communication and Marketing Leader and team.
Assist in Social Media management including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, TikTok, etc.
Assist with design projects including posters, brochures, ads, newsletters and publications.
Assist with Website maintenance.
Assist with press releases and other communication pieces.
Assist with video projects, including capturing and editing video, plus script writing.
Assist with photographing as well as photo editing.