Media & Website Assistant

The Media & Website Assistant is required to exhibit strong knowledge in website maintenance and multimedia. They should have extensive knowledge of various media forms (such as graphics creation). Each candidate must have good time management, communication skills and be able to work on assigned tasks independently. Candidates for this position must: 

  • Communicate effectively with the Multimedia & Website Director AND Creative Director when required, responding to them in a timely manner; 
  • Assist the Multimedia & Website Director with updating 
  • Contribute by creating graphics for both online and print editions of The Cord (editorial cartoons, etc).
  • Assist in the creation of graphics on’s website.
  • Work with the Multimedia & Website Director and Creative Director to brainstorm/execute cover ideas for The Cord’s print editions.
  • Attend All-Cord meetings; 

Serving the Waterloo campus, The Cord seeks to provide students with relevant, up to date stories. We’re always interested in having more volunteer writers, photographers and graphic designers.