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Job Posting ID# 65122


Employer Information

Name:
Friends of Stewart Park
Address Line 1:
120 Brindley St. Suite 4
Address Line 2:
City:
Ithaca
State:
NY
Postal Code:
14850

Contact Information

Contact Name:
Rick Manning
Contact Title:
Telephone Number:
607-592-4647
Telephone Extension:
Email:
rick@friendsofstewartpark.org

Job Specifics

Term:
Academic
Worksite:
This position can be a combination of remote and in-person, with most of the work able to be done remotely, but in-person attendance necessary for some meetings and collaborative projects as well as occasional in-park work events.

TCAT Routes 14, 21, 20
Region:
Ithaca/Tompkins County
Title:
: Graphic Design and Communications Assistant - Hybrid
Job Classification Level:
Level I
Employer Type:
Community Work Study Program Employer
Supervisor:
Rick Manning
Job Description:
Friends of Stewart Park is a nonprofit organization celebrating and revitalizing Ithaca’s most popular lakeside park. Friends of Stewart Park employs students in a variety of positions, and many Cornell students have gained valuable and rewarding work experience unique to their skills and interests while helping support one of the community’s favorite destinations. Office positions with Friends of Stewart Park can be a combination of remote and in-person, with most of the work able to be done remotely, but in-person attendance necessary for some meetings and collaborative projects as well as occasional in-park work events. In-person attendance will be in our office near downtown Ithaca and Wegmans, just off TCAT Route 14. Federal Work Study is REQUIRED for this position.

The Graphic Design and Communications Assistant will create and collaborate on designs and communication for park and trail promotion.

Project Responsibilities:
• Creation of new and upgrading existing graphics using Canva, Adobe and other design software.
• Create social media posts
• Create email marketing campaigns
• Make small updates to website
• The employee may also be asked to collaborate on planning and execution of park and trail related events.
Required Qualifications/Skills/Experience:
Qualifications:
• Organized and self-motivated
• Strong design, graphic, communication skills
• Graphic Design experience with Adobe suite, Canva and similar design software
• Experience with Constant Contact, Mailchimp, or similar email marketing platforms
• Comfort with social media including Facebook.
• Experience managing or editing websites with Squarespace or similar web platforms a plus.
• Photography Skills a plus
• Video editing skills a plus
Work Schedule:
Flexible schedule.
Weekly Hours:
8-15 flexible
FWS Required:
Yes
Number of Positions Available:
1
How to Apply:
Send resume and letter of interest to Rick Manning at rick@friendsofstewartpark.org
Paid:
Yes
Wage:
15.50
Employment Start Date:
01/23/2023
Employment End Date:
05/21/2023

Career Field Information

Career Field:
Art/Design
Career Field:
Communications/Public Relations
Career Field:
All Majors - opportunities open to everyone