Penn State Berks
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Vice President for Commonwealth Campuses - Penn State Berks (full time)
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The Office of Admissions and the Office of Strategic Communications are seeking applications for two part-time Social Media Intern positions. These are yearlong positions and applicants must be current students attending Berks Fall 2018 and Spring 2019. Preferred majors are Communications Arts and Sciences, Professional Writing, Business, Theatre, or related programs such as English or Advertising. Applicants should have experience creating content for, and managing, business-related social media platforms including Snapchat, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. He or she will be expected to develop effective strategies for enhancing engagement via social media with considerations for target audiences. Skill in photography is required and experience with video creation and editing preferred. Internship duties will include creating, curating, and posting social media messaging and providing assistance with social media campaigns. Interns will work with, and be mentored by, staff in the Admissions Office and Strategic Communications. Interns will be expected to work weekly throughout the semester, based on the student`s availability and current projects, approximately 10-20 hours/week. Some assignments will be on nights and weekends as special events on campus demand. The successful candidate will possess strong communication and interpersonal skills, attention to detail, creativity, excellent judgment, and willingness to learn and work as a team member. Reliability and punctuality with regard to scheduled hours is critical. To be considered for this position, please upload a cover letter, resume, and writing sample.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088