Publicity Programmer Job Description


Publicity Programmer

Reports to:

Director of University Recreation/Administrative Graduate Assistant


Minimum of one scheduled office hour a day, Monday-Friday. Average 10-15 hours per week.

Position Summary

The Publicity Programmer is responsible for assisting the graduate assistant in promoting the six program areas of University Recreation, by creating fliers, updating the website, and other duties as assigned specific to program area.

Specific Job Responsibilities

  • Design and post fliers
  • Update the UREC website
  • Create bulletin boards
  • Work special events (Intramural Championships, Open Houses, Welcome Night, UREC Fest, contact tables, etc.)
  • Hold weekly office hours
  • Attend weekly meetings with program coordinators and other publicity programmers

Qualifications for Hire

  • Organized and detail oriented
  • General knowledge of University Recreation
  • Good time management
  • Knowledge of computer programs (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • Ability to work as a team player

Condition of Employment

  • After interviews, new hires will be invited to shadow the position they will begin for the new semester
  • Before the beginning of each new semester, there is mandatory training for all publicity programmers
  • The Programmer should consider this position as their first non-academic priority to fulfill the responsibilities of the job, and to successfully serve the needs of University Recreation and its employees.


$ 7.40 per hour

To Apply

Applications are available online at, at the Quinn, Mt. Mitchell LFC or the SRC. Please submit application with a resume and cover letter to the University Recreation Office at the Student Recreation Center. For more information please call (828) 262-2100 or follow directions of job posting (if opening available) at

Contact Us


Physical Address:
Student Recreation Center
150 Bodenheimer Drive
Boone, North Carolina 28608

SRC Main Office: (828) 262-2100
UREC Hotline (828) 262-UREC
(for game schedules and cancellations)
SRC Console: (828) 262-8704
Quinn Rec Center: (828) 262-3035

Mt. Mitchell Fitness Center: (828) 262-8301


The department of UREC in the division of Student Affairs.

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