Communities of Hope: Assistant Program Manager for Transforming Roger

Job Description

Communities of Hope, a growing journalism and community news organization in the Department of Media, Design & Communication, is looking for a student to become our Assistant Program Manager for Transforming Roger.

The primary role of the Assistant Program Manager for Transforming Roger will be to assist CoH staff in coordinating the beginner’s training program, connecting with our partners, potential fellows, and writing reports for publication.

The student working in this position will be expected to:

  • Assist with planning, organizing, documenting, reporting, producing, and distributing news and other informational materials about the program.
  • Report for our newsletter, website, and social media related to the program.
  • Coordinate with the staff working with other Communities of Hope programs to guarantee consistency and quality in the programs’ deliverables.
  • Help CoH staff to build relationships with our partners’ networks, including holding meetings to negotiate contracts and other businesses.

Special Skills Needed (You will learn most of it during the job): 
Managerial and organizational skills; Critical thinking; Journalism and media production; Communication and interpersonal skills (writing, speaking, presenting, active listening); Time management and flexibility

Academic Major Preferred: 
Any majors with organizational skills and a general understanding of news media and education programs may apply.

Starting Date:
Applications will stay open until the position is filled.

*Students are prohibited from driving during work-study employment with the limited exception of authorized work-study driver positions.

Starting Date

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Contact Name

Bernardo H. Motta


Media + Design + Communication

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