ARAMARK Student Worker - University of Kentucky - Admin in Lexington, Kentucky

Overview:

About Aramark

Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) is in the customer service business across food, facilities and uniforms, wherever people work, learn, recover, and play. United by a passion to serve, our more than 270,000 employees deliver experiences that enrich and nourish the lives of millions of people in 22 countries around the world every day. Aramark is recognized among the Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE and the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute. Learn more at www.aramark.com or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.

Description:

Essential Tasks And Responsibilities:

Position Description: The marketing team member will provide support in all aspects of communicating the dining program during the regular semester as well as actively engaging parents and students during the University orientation process (various summer & move-in dates).

Key Responsibilities

  • Visually supports program messaging by assisting the Graphic Designer with the design of collateral for various marketing campaigns, inclusive of promotions, social media, menu boards, advertisement, etc.

  • Communicates details of meal plans, flex accounts, advantages for eating on campus, payment options, and general information about UK Dining and helps students select the best meal plan for their needs.

  • Participates in dining events and meal plan and declining balance campaigns, helps to conduct secret shops and focus groups; provides general solicitation of student feedback; and supports the Dining Center.

  • Interacts with parents, families and incoming first-year students. Helps achieve meal plan sales goals throughout the school orientation and move-in-process via tabling, dining events, and supporting the business office.

  • Assists the Marketing Manager and Marketing Coordinator in driving participation, traffic and sales in residential and retail locations through development and execution of events and promotions, working with food-service staff to insure implementation, and the post-activity analysis.

Qualifications:

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Adobe Creative Cloud; Preferably InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop

  • Up to date on current design trends

  • Ability to take creative direction from current design team.

  • Demonstrates creative design thinking and processes

  • Participating in open discussion pertaining to key projects and events.

  • Adhering to prescribed deadlines

  • Graphic Design Skills, Strong Communication Skills, Sales, Effective Collaboration, Enthusiasm, Multi-Tasking, Current Student of University

  • Also completes any other duties as deemed necessary for business needs.

Qualifications:

MUST BE ABLE TO:

  • Skillfully use hand tools or machines needed for your work

  • Read instructions for items to be made

  • Use math to calculate change

  • Work with client(s) with tact and diplomacy

  • Perform work that is routine and organized

  • Present professional appearance

  • Pass a criminal background check

  • High School diploma/GED

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Lifting twenty (20) pounds unassisted and more with assistance; frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to twenty (20) pounds

  • Reaching, handling, fingering, feeling, seeing, standing, walking

  • Inside Job (defined as spending approximately 75% or more of the time inside.

  • Temperature changes: variations in temperature, which are sufficiently marked and abrupt to cause noticeable bodily reactions.

Aramark is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran