Professional Aide at Michigan State University

Posted in Other 6 days ago.

Location: EAST LANSING, Michigan

Job Description:

Job no: 720348

Work type: Support Staff

Pay Grade: 05

Major Administrative Unit / College: Asc Prov For Univ Outreach & Engagement

Department: Outreach & Engagement Partnerships 10052189

Sub Area: AP- Professionals

Salary: Pay Commensurate with Experience

Location: In State

Categories: On-Call
Position Summary(Basic Job Function)

This is a temporary or an on-call position. Provides professional support. Responsibilities may include general business, science, medical, agricultural or other professional support functions. Term: Temps can work two (2) nine (9) month terms with a week break in service in between and at the end of the second term terminate for three (3) months or switch to an on-call. On-Call allowed to work 1039 hours in any twelve (12) month period.

Unit Position Summary

Responsibilities but not limited to the list below:
In working with a variety of on and off campus partners the Professional Aide may conduct the following:
* Event planning and implementation
* Technical writing (concept papers, website content, press releases)
* Facilitate and maintain electronic networking (i.e. webinars, listserv etc.)
* Conduct project research activities including survey design and analysis.
* Other duties as necessary to accomplish varied community and economic development projects.

Desired Qualifications

Candidates must have excellent writing skills, good time management and organizational skills, event planning, facilitate and maintain electronic networking, familiar with Microsoft and adobe software.

Background in urban planning, community/economic development, community sustainability, political science, business, media/technology, finance, marketing and/or journalism is a plus.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Application Materials

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Advertised: Jul 16, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time

Applications close: Jan 12, 2031 Eastern Standard Time