Apply to Join Our Team

Thank you for your interest in joining the Promotions Office team in the Office of Student Life!

Each position is unique— specifics including responsibilities and expectations can be found below. Ideal candidates for employment within the Promotions Office:

  • Are passionate about their craft
  • Want to grow and develop their skills
  • Familiar with who we are & our work (design, video, photo, editorial, social - search for @GVSUStudentLife on Facebook, InstagramTwitter)
  • Interested in a future career in a specific or related role you are applying to work

Receive Notifications When Positions Open

Please note, we do most of our hiring for fall semester in February/March, but there are often a few open positions posted at other times during the year.
If you would like to receive an email notification when we post positions, fill out our form. 
 Hiring Notification Form


Open Positions (Close on Sunday 5/23 at 10 p.m.)

Please note, for those hired an on boarding session and some basic training will be provided remotely during Summer 2021. Advanced training and regular hours will begin in August 2021.

Assistant Project Manager person typing on a laptop

Assistant Video/Photo Project Manager

Assists with scheduling photo services, video pre-production, and office related work to accomplish projects that meet the unique needs of the campus community. 

Additional Note: Candidates must graduate April 2023 or later.

Assistant Project Manager Job Description Apply for Assistant Project Manager position

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Camera Operator

Operates the camera and aids in production for a variety of video productions.

Camera Operator Job Description Apply for Camera Operator position

Cinematographer camera monitor

Cinematographer

Operates the camera and works as the director of photography for a variety of video productions.

Cinematographer Job Description Apply for Cinematographer position

Marketing Project Manager

Marketing Project Manager

Assists with marketing campaigns, helps strengthen and maintain the Office of Student Life brand, and collaborates on special marketing projects.

Marketing Project Manager Job Description Apply for Marketing Project Manager position

Photographer

Photographer

Provide high-quality photography services on a project-by-project basis.

Photographer Job Description Apply for Photographer position

Digital Marketing Staff Assistant

Digital Marketing Staff Assistant

Assists with the management of websites and email marketing for the Office of Student Life.

Digital Marketing Staff Assistant Job Description Apply for Digital Marketing Staff Assistant position


Closed Positions

Writer

Writer

Assist with weekly newsletters to write articles, write copy, and tell the story of life as a student while using the voice of the Office of Student Life brand.

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Assistant Video Editor

Works to meet the post-production needs of various client based video projects.

Assistant Video Editor Job Description 

Campus Posting Assistant

Campus Posting Assistant

Responsible for posting posters to campus bulletin boards.

Campus Posting Assistant Job Description  

Editorial Project Manager

Editorial Project Manager

Assist with editorial of content, creative development, and the management of the weekly newsletter for the Office of Student Life.

Editorial Project Manager Job Description 

Graphic Designer

Graphic Designer

Responsible for designing and printing a wide variety of materials that are used to promote campus events and more. Manage project deadlines and get experience working with clients and vendors.

Graphic Designer Job Description   

Social Media Manager

Social Media Manager

Manages the overall voice and brand, and performs the day-to-day engagement and curation of the Office of Student Life’s social media platforms.

Social Media Manager Job Description 

Editor

Video Editor

Works to meet the advance post-production and graphic animation needs of various video projects.

Video Editor Job Description  

Project Manager

Video/Photo Project Manager

Collaborates with other individuals and departments to help create an entertaining and educational videos.

Project Manager Job Description


If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us!

Design/Print/Social
Kell Arrand
promotions@gvsu.edu
(616) 331-2340

Video/Photo/Marketing
Bobby Nielsen
video@gvsu.edu
(616) 331-8692