School of Professional Studies- Distance Learning: Content Support Aide 1

DEPARTMENT: School of Professional Studies- Distance Learning 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Available Fall 2019. Chicago Campus

This role will work with Distance Learning staff on communication, media, and technical writing.

Responsibilities may include: creating content for the Distance Learning website and blog; drafting quarterly communications; assisting with multimedia creation and maintenance; supporting web accessibility efforts; drafting guides on processes, technology, etc; and other duties as assigned.

This is a 10-15 hours/week position and will report to the Senior Content Specialist.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be an NU undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2019-20 academic year.

  • Excellent writing skills for a variety of audiences and platforms.
  • Knowledge of web design, web content writing, and/or social media management.
  • Organized and detail-oriented.
  • Digital literacy: create, name, compose, upload, and attach documents; search the Internet strategically and assess the credibility of Internet sources; use a video player to review content, including pausing and restarting video; navigate and professionally engage with social media platforms.

PAY RATE: $13.00/hr

CONTACT NAME: Christine Scherer 

CONTACT PHONE NUMBER: 312-503-1075

CONTACT EMAIL: christine.scherer@northwestern.edu