What if you could learn how to apply who you are, what you care about and what you know to starting your own successful, high-impact business or nonprofit? The Zahn Innovation Center is an entrepreneurship incubator right here on campus, and we need help spreading the word! If this sounds exciting, read on.
We are looking for an exceptional designer and communications guru to join our team this summer. We’re ambitious - we want EVERY student, faculty member and alumni of CCNY to consider entrepreneurship as a way to improve their community, meet a real customer need and develop one of the most valuable skillsets available. Help us reach the CCNY community and beyond, so they can access our tools and services to bring to life their innovative business ideas.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The Zahn Innovation Center has been on campus since early 2013, supporting early stage startups with an emphasis on software and hardware design. In the spring of 2014 we added a new program on social entrepreneurship, incubating ventures that seek to create a measurable social or environmental impact. As our vision and programming broadens, we are looking to rebrand the Zahn Center.
This summer, we are looking for support and creative input with the following activities:
- Development of comprehensive communications strategy for all comms channels and target stakeholders
- Integration of communications activities
- - Planning of ongoing communications activities
- Redesign of Zahn Center logo
- Development of center brand (identify values, audience and goals)
- Redesign and launch of website (preferably using Wordpress)
- Website optimization (speed and functionality)
- Creation of web content including written blogs, photos and videos
- SEO optimization
- Analysis of website traffic with Google Analytics
- Management of social media and outreach
This position pays $15/hour for up to 35 hours/week.
TO APPLY: Please email your cover letter, resume and portfolio (if applicable) to firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline of May 31 but applications will be reviewed as they are received so apply early.