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At a Glance

Social Media Ambassadors

UIndy’ social Media Ambassador Program, overseen by the Office of the President and the Office of Marketing and Communications, is a unique and fun volunteer opportunity for students to gain professional social media experience. Ambassadors will work as a team to create and curate fun, engaging content for the UIndy’s social media accounts.

Social Media Ambassadors are connected, involved current students who are leaders in our community, convey a wealth of accurate knowledge about UIndy, span a wide variety of academic focuses and cocurricular interests, and are passionate about social media.

Minimum qualifications and requirements:

  • Must be a full time student at UIndy
  • 2.5 Minimum GPA
  • Ability to effectively communicate your UIndy pride to others
  • Professional work habits (dependable, reliable, team player, willingness to learn)
  • Willingness to perform social media ambassador duties for fall and winter semesters
  • Willingness to maintain professional standards of language and behavior in all posts as outlined in UIndy ‘s social media ambassador handbook
  • Commit to serve a one-year term, with the option to renew.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain a personal presence on a variety of social media platforms
  • Attend once a month meetings
  • Work closely with professional staff of writers, photographers, graphic designers and web developers to research, plan, implement and evaluate social media campaigns
  • Brainstorm and create social media content for multiple platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and Pinterest

Benefits

  • Résumé building experience that can be shared with potential employers
  • Opportunity to work closely with President Robert Manuel
  • Increase connection and exposure to the University of Indianapolis
  • Exposure to social media brand strategy and new platforms through practice and training
  • Special access to cover a variety of campus events, such as VIP passes to athletic games, “tweet seats” at performances and press passes to cover campus visits by famous speakers
  • Special access to professional development opportunities, including networking events and tips from some of UIndy’s communication experts.
  • Prizes and recognition

Apply to be an Ambassador!