Student Assistant

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
07/12/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
89103
Work Unit:
Intercollegiate Athletics
Department:
Strategic Communications - ICA

Description

The Penn State Strategic Communications Office is seeking highly motivated prospective and currently enrolled students who are interested in gaining experience in athletic media relations, communications or public relations. Students with strong written and verbal communication skills, who are dependable, can easily work independently and as a member of team are encouraged to apply. Knowledge of Microsoft Word and desktop publishing (InDesign and Photoshop) programs preferred, but not required. Familiarity with AP style is a plus. Social media, basic HTML coding and video experience a plus. Student Assistants in the Strategic Communications Office will work various events across all 31 Penn State Intercollegiate sports, performing tasks that include taking statistics, assisting the media, and transcribing post-game press conferences. An office hours component also includes research projects, writing press releases and feature stories, and assisting with website maintenance for GoPSUsports.com.

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