Student Employment

Marketing and Media Assistant


Job #: 800162
Location: West Quad
Department: Michigan Dining
Rate: $11.00/Hour
Resume Required? Yes
Work-Study? Non-Work-Study Position

Background: Michigan Dining is one of the nation’s largest campus dining operations featuring nine dining halls, catering services and more than two dozen markets and cafés located across the Ann Arbor campus. The Michigan Dining marketing team works to create a memorable social experience for members of the University community and campus visitors while highlighting delicious food and hosting engaging events.

Fall Internship

Hours per week: Approximately 15-20 hours per week, with flexibility on schedule to meet intern needs

Compensation: $11 per hour

  • Responsibilities: The marketing intern will work directly with the Michigan Dining marketing manager as well as unit managers and directors.

Overall Responsibilities:

  • Assist with planning, organizing and hosting events
  • Management of social media calendar and accounts
  • Creation of digital and print materials for Michigan Dining
  • Development of Michigan Dining website
  • Conduct marketing audits
  • Assist with development of yearly marketing plan
  • Act as a brand ambassador

General support Qualifications:

  • Strong computer skills
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Customer service experience and knowledge
  • Knowledge of social media platforms
  • Ability to work with a diverse range of people of various social, cultural, economic, and ethnic backgrounds
  • Demonstrated ability to follow direction and work independently
  • General knowledge of graphic design tools is a plus
  • Prior marketing related experience is a plus

Learning Outcomes:

  • Learn how to create and implement a marketing plan
  • Learn how to conduct market research and use it to drive traffic and awareness
  • Learn how to effectively manage multiple projects at one time
  • Build customer service skills
  • Overall business insight

To apply: Email cover letter, resume and design samples to Kelly Guralewski with subject “Marketing Intern”"