Marketing Assistant

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The Marketing Assistant assists the UCF Housing Marketing team with Orientation tablingsocial media communications, marketing events, and other special projects


  • Be in good academic and conduct standing with the University and Department of Housing and Residence Life.   
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher at time of hire.   
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.   
  • Knowledge or willingness to learn about UCF and the Department of Housing and Residence Life. 
  • Ability to effectively and positively represent UCF and the Department of Housing and Residence Life.   
  • Knowledge of social media marketing and popular platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, etc. 
  • Must possess a valid Driver’s License 


  • Assist with coordination of Housing’s participation in Summer Orientations  
    • Serve as primary staff at Housing Orientation table throughout the summer; answering questions and interacting with guests. 
    • Pack, deliver and setup materials for Orientation table/booths. 
    • Assist with researching, selecting and ordering promotional items.  
    • Assist the Marketing Coordinator with organization and management of marketing storage room; including tour room decors, giveaways, shirts, literature etc. 
    • Assist with set-up/break down and decoration of summer tour rooms. 
  • Assist with social media and online efforts  
    • Research and recommend social media content based on current trends. 
    • Generate content that engages our target audiences on each respective platform. 
    • Assist with creating short-form video content and captions. 
    • Occasionally schedule future posts and graphics. 
    • Recruit Housing Ambassador and resident volunteers for online content when needed. 
    • Track social media analytics each month. 
    • Compile newsworthy stories throughout the department and draft news items for the department website.
    • Collaborate with the graphic designer on new opportunities and ideas for graphics each month. 
  • Selecnew movies each month for the department’s resident-streaming service, Knightflix. 
  • Assist with prep and staffing of other large-scale events.  
  • Attend events as a department ambassador as needed. 
  • Staff housing administration front desk areas (HAB, HS or NorthView) during normal business hours and some weekend hours as needed. 
  • Give tours of Housing communities in absence of Housing Ambassadors as needed. 
  • Assist on Open House days (Saturdays) for prospective students. 
  • Attend weekly staff meetings.  
  • Work approximately 35 hours per week.  
  • Other duties as assigned. 

How to Apply

Click here to apply.
  1. Fill out the application online.
  2. Attach your resume in the application.

Contact Halle Fuerst at with any questions.