Social Media Student Assistant - Faculty of Business

Competition Number:
REQ 54
Position Type:
Student Position
Closing Date:
Date of Posting:
Faculty of Business
Social Media Student Assistant
Hours of Work:
Up to 5 hours per week

$13.70 per hour, plus 4% vacation pay


ASAP – May 30, 2023

Working under the supervision of Faculty of Business Administrative Team, a part-time social media student assistant is required to work on initiatives related to events and activities in the Faculty of Business.


The successful candidate will:

  • Share Faculty of Business activities via social media
  • Create reports that track reader engagement
  • Provide input in the generation of social media content


Applicants should possess the following qualifications:

  • Competence in social media communications
  • Experience with readership engagement
  • Strong writing and editing skills
  • Able to work independently with good time-management

Priority will be given to University of Prince Edward Island students in accordance with Recruitment, Selection, Hiring and Employment Policies and the Procedures manual.


Application Instructions:

Please submit electronically a cover letter, quoting the competition number, a resume and reference list to be received no later than the closing date via the link posted on the UPEI Human Resources website. Applications will not be accepted via email.

If you are unable to apply online, you can drop off your resume to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, Fax Number (902) 894-2895.

UPEI is committed to equity, diversity, inclusion, and reconciliation and believes in providing a positive learning and working environment where every person feels empowered to contribute. UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment and encourages applications from underrepresented groups including women, Indigenous peoples, visible minorities, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities.

Only those applicants who are invited to an interview will be acknowledged.

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UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.