Student Assistant - Website Editor

The Rockefeller Institute of Government is seeking a student assistant for a part-time position for 20 hours per week to help the communications department with, but not limited to, the following:

+ Maintain and update the institute’s website as requested

+ Assist with publishing blogs and reports, maintaining open databases, and troubleshooting problems in the WordPress platform

+ Support with the development of data visualizations using Tableau and other necessary software

+ Student will assist with the layout, design, and editing of printed reports and other materials as well as the creation and editing of video and audio content.


Job Requirements

This position requires the successful candidate to be able to work with a team and independently. Demonstrate excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills.

Candidate must have familiarity with the WordPress platform and experience with graphic design. Knowledge of Adobe design software is preferred. Interest and or experience in data visualization techniques is required.



Full-time University at Albany students studying communications or computer science are highly encouraged to apply.

All interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to [email protected] Please reference Website Editor when applying for this position.

Hourly rate is $14.00


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