Summer Global Engagement Assistant - Global Engagement

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The Summer Global Engagement Assistant helps support and organize VIU's campus-wide Global Engagement activities during the Summer semester.

Position Requirements

The Global Engagement Assistant will play a significant role supporting and organizing VIU's campus-wide Global Engagement activities.

They will:

  • Coordinate Global Engagement events, including WorldVIU Days and Global Citizens Week
  • Conceptualize event ideas and implement them, including booking rooms, AV equipment, food, refreshments, invitations, marketing, supplies, materials and follow up, where necessary
  • Assist with the design and creation of marketing materials and communications products to promote VIU Global Engagement activities
  • Create content for Global Engagement websites and social media channels (text, photos, multimedia)
  • Write accurate, tactful and motivating messages to students, faculty, staff and the community. (text, email, blogs, etc.)
  • Provide support to International Development projects
  • Facilitate student activities, including presentations and activities that help Canadian and international students get to know one another

Sign-up Directions

To learn more of the main events, visit the WorldVIU and Global Citizens Week webpages.

For more information on the application process, please email Darrell Harvey, Coordinator, International Projects and Internationalization, International Education.