Job Opportunities

The heart of the ArabAmCC staff are the undergraduate student staff members who plan and implement programs, create and maintain connections with the campus and community, assist in evaluation and assessment plans, and keep the ArabAmCC running smoothly. In order to create an integrated, focused, and informed student staff, we often seek students to work with the Center

Social Media Outreach Coordinator

Cream flyer with red and blue bands on top and bottom. in the Center there is an image of a brown thick pencil that looks like a tree and on the branches are images of clouds, phones, tablets, computers, arrows in blue, green, orange and beige signalling connections. above it the logo of ArabAmCC and below it information on the position we are hiring for, the deadline and where to apply

ArabAmCC is seeking a Social Media Outreach Coordinator for Fall 2021

The Social Media Outreach Coordinator will support the Center’s outreach to the campus community and beyond. They will responsible for updating and following the Social Media and Outreach Guide. Coordinator is expected to dedicate 8-10 hours a week, act as an ambassador for the center by sharing information with students and colleagues, maintain the center’s culture of inclusion and respect, and adhere and promote the Center’s points of unity.

Responsibilities:

  • Managing and updating all social media sites for ArbaAmCC (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Linktree, and TikTok).
  • Creating events pages on facebook before event
  • Posting articles and other information to social media sites
  • Posting photos and videos from events to social media sites
  • Engaging with social media sites of other student organizations, community organizations, and other centers on campus
  • Providing regular reports on posts’ stats and suggesting strategy shifts accordingly
  • Every undergraduate staff is expected to attend staff meetings, reply to non-urgent e-mails within 48 hours, participate in group cell phone texts, and attend and assist with most (not all) center events.

Required qualifications:

  • Must have experience with social media beyond being a regular user/consumer
  • Must be very familiar with Arab/Arab American culture and current issues
  • Must be a UIC undergraduate student
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA required
  • Federal work-study preferred but not required

Preferred qualifications:

  • Multilingual abilities, particularly Arabic
  • Well-connected to student organizations

To apply please send a cover letter, your resume, to arabamcc@uic.edu and put the position title in the subject line