Become a Member of UPB Executive Board

**We are not currently hiring, but check back for open positions.**

The UPB executive board is a great way to gain experience for your resume, have an on-campus job, and make a difference at the university! If you are burned out by simply attending on-campus events, maybe it is time for you to step behind the scenes and help program them. You can offer your input and make the changes you'd like to see!

Executive Board Positions

Program Chair:

  • Assist in the planning and implementation of UPB programs. This position works specifically with the programs that change year to year.
  • Propose, plan, and implement new and creative events that enhance involvement at UMSL by providing opportunities for entertainment, social interaction, and learning outside of the classroom
  • Brainstorm creative marketing ideas to encourage event attendance
  • Follow all UPB and UMSL policy and procedures when planning and implementing events
  • Develop and maintain professional conduct when working with agents and vendors
  • Maintain accountability and responsibility for the budget and expenses of each event 
  • Track attendance and noticeable trends for assessment purposes
  • Attend bi-weekly one-on-ones with the UPB advisor
  • This list of duties, tasks, and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and other duties may be assigned. Consideration for special projects of interest

Marketing Chair:

  • Assist in the planning and implementation of UPB programs.
  • Propose, plan, and implement new and creative marketing ideas that appeal to a diverse student population
  • Brainstorm new and innovative marketing ideas to encourage event attendance
  • Follow all UPB and UMSL policy and procedures when planning and implementing events
  • Upkeep the UPB Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages with Hootsuite
  • Grow UPB social media pages
  • Maintain UPB MyEngage page including the event calendar, portal wide messages, etc.
  • Order giveaway and promotional items as needed
  • Promote UPB events to campus departments and academic units
  • Maintain accountability and responsibility for the budget and expenses of each event 
  • Track attendance and noticeable trends for assessment purposes
  • Attend bi-weekly one-on-ones with the UPB advisor
  • This list of duties, tasks, and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and other duties may be assigned. Consideration for special projects of interest

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Attention to detail, creativity, determination, ability to work independently, strong communication skills, professionalism. It is vital that the candidate is able to think critically and adapt based on the current student needs and national trends. Involvement in co-curricular campus activities (i.e. student organization, research, attending on-campus events).

 

Salary & Training:

Starting salary is $10.30 per hour. This position requires 10 hours per week in the Office of Student Involvement. Until further notice, this position will be working remotely, except for various events that you will need to be on campus for. Night and weekend hours are required for events. UPB students will not be permitted to work during the following academic breaks: fall break, spring break, and 2 weeks during winter break.

 

Apply:

Send a copy of your current resume with anticipated graduation date, relevant experiences, and references to jmode@umsl.edu with the subject line ‘University Program Board.' Applications are currently closed.

If you have any questions about applying or positions you can email jmode@umsl.edu and she will answer any questions you may have!