Job Description: The Holden Center for Leadership & Community Engagement is looking for a Web Content Manager/Web Designer to join our team. The Holden Center is a part of the Division of Student Affairs and creates experiences that prepare students to grow, catalyze others, and make substantive contributions to the communities around them. We work in a fun, energetic and student-centered environment.
Responsible for maintaining, updating and editing the Holden Center website, this position requires creativity, technical know-how and a keen eye for user-friendly design. The ideal candidate is able to work well both independently and interdependently. The ideal candidate is also passionate about web technologies, and seeks to create dynamic and compelling websites geared to enhance student engagement. Experience with managing the social media presence of an organization is not required but highly desirable.
Strong interest in web content and development, journalism, storytelling, multimedia design, social media, and/or digital arts
Creative experience in web design, user interface, user experience and design principles/trends
Strong communication skills: clear expression of thought; attention to details-accuracy; ability to self-edit; ability to shift voice and style as projects necessitate
Strong computer skills, including content management software, web design software, etc.
Organizational, time management skills; work efficiently on several projects simultaneously
Desire to be responsibly engaged, including fostering positive and inclusive environments
Responsible for keeping Holden Center website updated and consistent using content management system (e.g. DotNetNuke/DNN, Drupal, Wordpress, etc.)
Write, edit, and proofs new content following appropriate standards
Communicate effectively to diverse audiences; including presenting new content ideas to staff
Collaborate on communication strategies to keep website fresh, fun, and student-professional
Help ensure Holden Center brand is consistent, unified, and updated throughout website
Explore opportunities to expand and improve Holden Center web content and presentation
Learn to connect creative and technical skill sets with an organization’s mission
Build individual portfolio for future vocational opportunities/experiences
An in-depth understanding of the Holden Center, including student leadership development and community engagement practices
Knowledge of campus resources and partners
Please submit resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Links to an online portfolio and/or an analysis of our existing (aged and in need of some serious attention) website are welcome additions to your resume.