October 25, 2016

Job Title:  Student Technology Fund Program Associate

Job Summary/Job Duties:  The STF Program Associate(s) will assist the STF Committee (STFC) with documentation and analysis of STF project proposals and funded projects, website maintenance, and communications.  Duties will include receiving and organizing project proposals and routing to Committee members for review, scheduling meetings, interviewing project leaders, reporting project status updates to the STFC, assisting with publicity efforts, managing the techfund@berkeley.edu email account and keeping the techfund.berkeley.edu website updated.  The Program Associate(s) will also assist the STFC Co-Chairs with displaying and publicizing results of funded projects in creative ways.

Background: The Student Technology Fund (STF) is a $51 per semester student fee that supports innovative technology projects that benefit student educational and professional development outcomes and enhance the student experience.  Portions of the fund also support student aid (via return-to-aid) and commercial software licensing.

Required Qualifications:

  • Student currently enrolled at UC Berkeley

  • Strong proficiency with Word, Excel, bApps (bMail, bDrive, bCal)

  • Organized and detail-oriented

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Able to commit to working 5-10 hours/week for the 2016-17 Academic Year

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated research and analytical skills

  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Cloud (especially Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop)

  • Experience with Drupal web content management system and/or Open Berkeley

  • Experience with print design, social media, photography, and/or video production

  • Availability to continue into Summer 2017 and beyond

Number of Openings: 1-2

Pay Rate: $15/hour

Hours/Week: 5-10 hours/week during 2016-17 Academic Year, optional Summer 2017

Desired Start Date: November 2016

Application Instructions:  Please email a cover letter expressing your interest/qualifications and your resume to STFC Co-Chairs at techfund@berkeley.edu.  Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled.  Please put “STF Program Associate - [Your Name]” in the subject line of the email.