Job: Part-Time Newsroom Assistant

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Jobing Description

Position ID: 871351
Position Type: Part-Time Professional
External Position: Yes

This position assists the Media Adviser with the daily management of the Student newspaper

  • Coaches and mentors student reporters on reporting and writing skills
  • Coordinates and at times leads writing and reporting workshops
  • Conducts outreach activities with local high schools for recruitment purposes
  • Works with advertisements that run in the student newspapers at various high schools
  • Attends staff training sessions and meetings
  • Prepares administrative work, such as travel and internal paperwork
  • Performs other duties as assigned

    Skills / Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in Journalism or related field and three (3) years of related experience
  • All degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution
  • Knowledge and understanding of College organization, goals and objectives, and policies and procedures
  • Ability to travel between campuses
  • Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Possess excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and work well under limited time constraints
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include evening and weekend assignments
  • Ability to work well in a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural environment with students, faculty and staff



    Miami Dade College
    Employment Department
    11011 SW 104 Street
    Kendall, FL 33176
    (305) 237-2559


    Miami Dade College is an equal access/equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, marital status, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, or genetic information. Contact the Office of Equal Opportunity Programs/ADA Coordinator, at 305.237.2577 for information.