Tufts Poetry Awards Graduate Student Assistant Position

Tufts Poetry Awards Graduate Student Assistant  $14-$15/hr

Job Description:

Assist in the planning, administration, and execution of CGU’s annual Kingsley & Kate Tufts Poetry Awards and related events.

Job Qualifications:

Assist with filing, mailing, and shipping associated with the annual Kingsley & Kate Tufts Poetry Awards. Communicate clearly and appropriately with award winners, Tufts supporters, and the literary public. Assist with Tufts events both on and off campus, including: Tufts week-in-residence (10/3/15-10/10/15), AWP Conference (3/30/16-4/2/16), and Tufts Awards ceremony (4/7/16). Flexible hours include some evenings and weekends. Strong organizational skills and attention to details are necessary. Knowledge of Excel, Word, and Publisher preferred. Must be able to lift 20-25lbs. Good driving record, own car, and interest in or knowledge of contemporary poetry a plus. Work-study preferred but not required.

For questions or to apply, please send a letter of interest and c.v. or resume to genevieve.kaplan@cgu.edu.