Marketing Assistant | Recreational Services
The University of Iowa

Location:         Campus Recreation & Wellness Center (CRWC)

Supervisors:     Assistant Director for Marketing & Membership

Rate of Pay:     $8.25/hour


Assist in the planning, coordinating and implementation of promotional and marketing efforts for Recreational Services.  Work includes assisting at summer fairs.


  • Meet with program areas to discuss promotional needs.
  • Work with the design staff to prepare promotional materials.
  • Assist in the distribution of marketing materials.
  • Be able to speak clearly and concisely about Recreational Services at a variety of presentations and informational fairs.
  • Write news releases.
  • Take pictures at various recreational events.
  • Assist with marketing research.
  • Ability to obtain a one year commitment.
  • Maintain Recreational Services’ presence in social media.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of all Recreational Services programs and facilities.
  • May be required to work special events outside normal hours of operation.
  • Works cooperatively with other areas of the department to achieve established goals.
  • Promotes a safe, clean, functional and marketable facility.
  • Performs other work as assigned.


  • Enrollment in Business College as Marketing Major with marketing and/or journalism expereince is preferred.
  • Ability to interact with diverse groups through a variety of situations.
  • Ability to use independent judgment when needed.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • UI Registered Student