Job opportunities in media

Public relations

 

Public relations assistant Hours: 10/week
Supervisor: Robin Bowlus Wage: minimum wage
Contact: bowlusr@bluffton.edu Positions: 1
The student public relations assistant will be responsible for implementing marketing strategies for internal and external audiences and projects.

News & feature writer Hours: 8/week
Supervisor: Scott Borgelt Wage: minimum wage
Contact: borgelts@bluffton.edu Positions: 1

The news and feature writer is responsible for writing news releases, meeting weekly with the public relations director and writing feature articles for newsletters produced by the public relations office.


Photographer/

videographer

Hours: 10/week
Supervisor: Sara Kisseberth Wage: minimum wage
Contact: kisseberths@bluffton.edu Positions: 1
The photographer/videographer will provide photography and videos as required by the public relations office for print and electronic use.

Public relations student web assistant Hours: 8/week
Supervisor: Sara Kisseberth Wage: minimum wage
Contact: kisseberths@bluffton.edu Positions: 1
The student assistant serves as a resource to the web communication manager in web design and maintenance work.

Graphic design assistant Hours: 10/week
Supervisor: Julie Hadding Wage: minimum wage
Contact: haddingj@bluffton.edu Positions: 1
The graphic design assistant is responsible for producing print pieces in publication layout and graphic design.

 

The Bluffton Connection

 

Practicum supervisor Hours: 20/week
Supervisor: Melissa Friesen Wage: minimum wage
Contact: friesenm@bluffton.edu Positions: 1
The practicum supervisor works directly with the faculty advisor to guide both student-lead lab components in the Broadcast and Journalism program.

Accounts manager Hours: 12/week
Supervisor: Melissa Friesen Wage: minimum wage
Contact: friesenm@bluffton.edu Positions: 1
The accounts manager for the Bluffton Connection oversees all financial matters for the organization, attends all meetings, produces monthly financial reports, offers presentations to Advisory Board each semester and  works directly with the faculty advisor.

Operations manager Hours: 12/week
Supervisor: Melissa Friesen Wage: minimum wage
Contact: friesenm@bluffton.edu Positions: 1
The operations manager oversees the daily operations of the radio station, attends all meetings, provides training for all students, offers presentations to Advisory Board each semester and works directly with the faculty advisor.

Sports broadcast director Hours: 12/week
Supervisor: Melissa Friesen Wage: minimum wage
Contact: friesenm@bluffton.edu Positions: 2
The sports broadcast director oversees broadcasting of all Bluffton home athletic events, trains participants in the use and care of all remote broadcast equipment.

Managers: online content; campus coverage; social media; production Hours: 12/week
Supervisor: Melissa Friesen Wage: minimum wage
Contact: friesenm@bluffton.edu Positions: 5
The managers work directly with faculty advisor in various duties.