City of Evanston: Communications Aide

DEPARTMENT: City of Evanston

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Available Winter 2020

The successful candidate will be an important part of a small, award-winning team! You will assist staff in the Communications Division of the City Manager’s Office. The aide writes and updates content on the City's website, contributes to the City's social media channels, and creates and edits electronic newsletters. Other duties may include light research and writing. Previously, work-study students have continued in their job for several years. The Morton Civic Center is adjacent to campus at 2100 Ridge Avenue, between Foster and Noyes Streets.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be an NU undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2018-19 academic year. 

You must be a detail-oriented self-starter with good writing, organization, proofreading and communication skills. A journalism background would be helpful.

Please submit a resume, writing sample and references.

PAY RATE: $13.00/hr

CONTACT NAME: Patrick Deignan

CONTACT PHONE NUMBER: 847-448-8234

CONTACT EMAIL: pdeignan@cityofevanston.org