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Student Employment Opportunities

Marketing at Bethel is all about sharing the Bethel story with communities around the world. The Bethel story revolves around Bethel students as they grow in their faith, learn who they are, and become who they’re meant to be.

Our department is honored to share the student experience with external audiences. To do that well, we need students! Our student employment positions provide fantastic opportunities to gain hands-on experience meant to help build resumes. Our team is thrilled to welcome students into our creative environment designed for collaboration, mentorship, and life-long learning.

If you have any questions about a position, please email the supervisor listed with the job description. They will be happy to help!

Open Positions

Data and Mailing Student Assistant 

The Data and Mailing Student Assistant helps process direct mailings and conducts inventory and data tasks. To be considered for this position, you should be organized and a self-starter. Having the ability to work independently is essential.

Hours: 10-20 hours/week during Marketing Office Hours: Monday-Friday (8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.)
Start date: ASAP
End Date: May 31, 2021
Supervisor: Christine Erntson | c-erntson@bethel.edu

Application

Student Photographer

Do you have an artistic eye and insatiable FOMO on every exciting event that happens on campus? Do you view the world through Instagram filters or think about aperture and shutter speed even when you don't have your DSLR in hand? We need student photographers like you on the Bethel marketing team! You'll get paid to grow in your skills as a photographer and photo editor while taking photos for all kinds of Bethel events. 

Hours: Varies 0-6 hours/week
Start date: ASAP
End Date: May 31, 2021
Supervisor: J.D. O’Brien | jd-obrien@bethel.edu 

Application

Student Writer

Do you want to help tell the Bethel story? The Bethel marketing team is seeking a student writer to assist with writing, editing, brainstorming, and proofing marketing materials to support Bethel’s brand platform and marketing strategies. We are looking for applicants with strong writing and storytelling skills, the ability to work on a deadline, and a commitment to representing Bethel with excellence to both internal and external audiences.

Hours: 6-10 hours/week during Marketing Office Hours: Monday-Friday (8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.)
Start date: ASAP
Supervisor: Cherie Suonvieri | c-suonvieri@bethel.edu

Application 

Student Videographer

Are you a storyteller with a keen visual eye? Have you roped your friends into spending weekends making cell-phone short films or TikToks with you? Come join the Bethel Video Marketing team on a scheduled or on-call basis and get paid to express your video shooting and editing expertise while growing and learning from a team with over 25 years combined experience. 

Hours: 4-10 hours/week
Start date: ASAP
End Date: May 31, 2021
Supervisor: J.D. O’Brien | jd-obrien@bethel.edu 

Application

TikTok Student Specialist

Do you love TikTok? Do you love Bethel? Do you love Bethel being on TikTok? The Office of Marketing and Communications is building a student team of TikTok specialists to participate in content brainstorming, production, and posting for our newly-launched university TikTok account. We are looking for students who show passion for Bethel’s mission, are familiar with TikTok, exhibit a high level of professionalism, and will bring creative ideas and skills to the team. The TikTok team will meet weekly to discuss new ideas and current projects, but the remaining hours will be highly flexible, driven by individual project timelines.

Hours: Varies 3-5 hours/week
Start date: ASAP
End Date: May 31, 2021
Supervisor: Laura Gilleland | laura-gilleland@bethel.edu

Application

Filled Positions

Data and Mailing Student Manager

The Data and Mailing Student Manager assists in processing direct mailings, manages inventory, and is responsible for maintaining adequate supplies. This position supervisors the work of the Data and Mailing Assistants. To be considered for this position, you should be organized and a self-starter. Having the ability to work independently is essential. 

Hours: 10-20 hours/week during Marketing Office Hours: Monday-Friday (8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.)
Supervisor: Christine Erntson | c-erntson@bethel.edu

Marketing Assistant (school year)

To be considered for this position, you should be highly organized, a self-starter, and demonstrate attention to detail. Must be able to communicate effectively, prioritize, and manage multiple tasks at one time, solve problems creatively, and seek solutions that benefit all parties. Having the ability to work independently is essential. Editing/writing experience beneficial but not necessary.

Hours: 10-20 hours/week during Marketing Office Hours: Monday-Friday (8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.)
Supervisor: Christine Erntson | c-erntson@bethel.edu

Marketing Assistant (summer)

To be considered for this position, you should be highly organized, a self-starter, and demonstrate attention to detail. Must communicate effectively, prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously, solve problems creatively, and seek solutions that benefit all parties. Having the ability to work independently is essential. Editing/writing experience is beneficial but not necessary. 

Hours: Full Time: Monday-Friday (8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.)
Supervisor: Christine Erntson | c-erntson@bethel.edu

Social Media Student Ambassador

The Office of Marketing & Communications is hiring a Social Media Student Ambassador to help brainstorm, schedule, and manage content on the Bethel University social platforms. We are looking for a student who has a high level of responsibility, takes initiative, and is excited to grow professionally in this position. Experience with cross-channel social media strategy is strongly preferred.

Hours: 3-5 hours/week
Supervisor: Laura Gilleland | laura-gilleland@bethel.edu