Finger Lakes Community College Student Life Specialist-
Marketing and Special Events
The Student Life Specialist Marketing and Special Events serves as
the primary staff member on campus during the events that may be
outside normal business hours, off campus and some weekends. Helps
to facilitate communications with faculty/staff on the office is
operating procedures. Assists in the coordination of event
registration, event supervision, all social media and designing
marketing materials for campus-wide distribution. Helps guide these
groups in providing services and programs designed to enhance,
support and retain college students, with an emphasis of extra
attention to those groups who have been traditionally
Approx. 15-20 hours/week, $14/hour. 10-month
A. Educational Background: Associate Degree preferred. Successful
completion of 36 credits from an accredited higher education
B. Experience: One year experience working with students in a
college setting (e.g., residential life, student government, campus
activities, student clubs/organizations, etc.) required. Preference
given for graduate or professional experiences. Experience with
large event planning (e.g., orientation) strongly desired.
C. Special Skills: Strong communication, interpersonal, design and
organizational skills required. Must be able to work cooperatively
with College departments and other entities in coordinating
co-curricular programs. Have a strong background in social media
and other promotion/marketing experience.
Programming and Marketing
- Assists with the coordination of new student orientation
program(s) for traditional and non-traditional students, as well as
other target populations (e.g., parents, athletes, etc.) in
consultation with the Director and Assistant Director.
- Assists in the upkeep of the Laker Ledger, online orientation,
parent calendar and other publications coordinated through the
Office of Student Life.
- Assists with programming events on campus, and serve as the
primary organizer of evening programs/events on campus. Co-leads
marketing efforts within the Activities Committee of Student
Corporation with Assistant Director of Student Life. [AB1]
- Collaborates with the Director to provide a systematic method
of communication with the Advisors to clubs and organizations.
- Meets with the Student Corporation student Director of
Marketing weekly to assist all clubs and organizations.
- Collaborates with key offices to support the development and
coordination of the campus programs and services.
- Collects and report student programming data for assessment
purposes for the Office of Student Life about evening and weekend
- Serves as the Front Desk person responsible for providing
general information and referrals to the campus community and
external public outside of normal college business hours.
Supports the Director and Assistant Director in training,
supervising and evaluating
- Student Life Office student worker/employees.
Coordinates the physical set-up of facilities (Stage 14, 2nd Floor
Hallway and other locations) for all student sponsored programs
that occur outside normal college business hours.
Work with Assistant Director to maintain and update the Office of
Student Lifes Web page and related social pages.
Perform other duties as assigned by the Director.