Student Worker, Office of Special Events-Strategy and Engagement

POSTED: August 3, 2022
BUSINESS: Purdue for Life Foundation
START DATE: Immediate Availability

Essential Functions

  • Assist in building and maintaining all event registrations in coordination with Director of Special Events Strategy and Engagement
  • Manage all assigned digital tasks for event projects in Wrike project management software
  • Monitor attendee lists for events planned by the Office of Special Events to ensure all registration data is accurate and up to date
  • Be knowledgeable of the analytics dashboard within Salesforce that houses all registration data to provide guidance when needed
  • Assist the Director of Special Events Strategy and Engagement to create digital communication plans for upcoming events as needed
  • Researching latest digital communication trends/designs
  • Help develop modern email layout templates for event communications 

Additional Responsibilities

  • Request specialized reports when necessary
  • MS Excel report updates or revisions
  • Other duties are on an “as assigned basis” 


  • Works well under pressure and in face paced environment
  • Meets deadlines
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Efficient in MS Office 


  • High School diploma or GED equivalent required
  • Students in HTM majors preferred 

This position will work approx. 8-19 hours/week.  The rate for this position is $10.00/hour.

If you are interested in applying, please click here to begin the process:

A criminal conviction check and negative controlled substance test are required for employment in this position. 

Purdue Research Foundation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. PRF views, evaluates, and treats all persons in all Foundation-related activities solely as individuals on the basis of their own personal abilities, qualifications, and other relevant characteristics.  All qualified applicants for employment will receive consideration without regard to race, religion, color, gender, national origin or ancestry, genetic information, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or status as a veteran.



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