Picnic Day: Business Assistant Director

Contact Information

Name: Isabelle Werwage

Email: business@picnicday.ucdavis.edu

You can visit the Picnic Day website to learn more about them.


Payrate: Volunteer

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: No

Resume Required: Yes

Options: N/A


Hours per Week: Varies between approx. 4-10 hrs/wk depending on individual circumstances

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: April 23, 2021


Job Number: 0004-4005-2020

Last Date to Apply: Jan. 8, 2021


To collaborate with the Business Director contact and reach out to sponsors, manage the Picnic Day budget, and serve as a member of the Picnic Day board.


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  • Build relationships with potential sponsors
  • Send cold-emails, make cold-calls, and sell the Picnic Day sponshorship perks to potential sponsors
  • Collaborate with fellow Assistant Directors and Directors
  • Attend weekly board meeting 6:10-7:30PM on Wednesdays nights 


  • Excellent verbal and written communication, time management, and organizational skills
  • Comfortable communicating with strangers
  • Sales, marketing, and advertising mindset

Supplemental Questions

  1. Please list any previous experience as it pertains to this position.
  2. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.
  3. Please briefly discuss the role of the UC Davis Principles of Community and your understanding of diversity and cultural competency.
  4. Choose one past experience and describe how it will help you be successful in this position.
  5. What does teamwork mean to you?

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

All student assistant positions are subject to all entitlements in Policy & Procedures for Staff Member (PPSM). See PPSM Policy & Procedures 3, Exhibit A and Exhibit B. Volunteer positions are subject to all entitlements in Policy & Procedure Manual 380 – Section 08, Volunteer Services. UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco free campus effective January 1, 2014. Smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes) is strictly prohibited on any UC Davis owned or leased property, indoors and outdoors, including parking lots and residential space.