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.

 

WBWH radio station

 

Program Director
Hours: 12/week
Supervisor: Marathana Prothro Wage: minimum wage
Contact: prothrom@bluffton.edu Positions: 1
The program director oversees the operation of the radio station, working directly with faculty advisor and student staff.

Directors
Hours: 4-8/week
Supervisor: Marathana Prothro Wage: minimum wage
Contact: prothrom@bluffton.edu Positions: 1
Student directors assist with broadcasting sporting events and airing music programs on the station.


 

The Bluffton Connection

 

Managing Editor
Hours: 12/week
Supervisor: Marathana Prothro Wage: minimum wage
Contact: prothrom@bluffton.edu Positions: 1
The managing editor provides leadership, oversight, and representation on and off campus.  Works closely with faculty advisor and student staff.

Social media manager Hours: 8/week
Supervisor: Marathana Prothro Wage: minimum wage
Contact: prothrom@bluffton.edu Positions: 1
The social media manager creates, updates, and maintains all social media campaigns, including Facebook, Twitter and any other appropriate social media activity.

Photojournalist
Hours: 8/week
Supervisor: Marathana Prothro Wage: minimum wage
Contact: prothrom@bluffton.edu Positions: 1
The photojournalist produces original content using video, photography and graphic design skills.

Reporters
Hours: 4-8/week
Supervisor: Marathana Prothro Wage: minimum wage
Contact: prothrom@bluffton.edu Positions: varies
Reporters are responsible for coverage of campus events and/or news.