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Web Editor and Designer
University of Akron

  • Jul. 14, 2017
 
  • Web Editor and Designer
  • Communications and Marketing
  • University of Akron
    Akron, OH
    United States
 
  • Aug. 11, 2017
  • Available immediately
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  • Professional Staff
  • Information Technology
    Communications/Public Relations
 
 
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We are looking for a savvy writer and marketer to help improve our website. Specifically, you would develop sites for our colleges and departments that show what makes them exceptional. It’s helpful if you have some knowledge of HTML/CSS/SEO, but you don’t need to be a master. We’ll help you there. More important is your ability to write and think like a marketer so you can help our fine colleges and departments make the case that UA is the best place to learn and prepare for a career.

Assist colleges and departments improve and maintain their websites to support recruitment, retention and development goals. Develop an in-depth knowledge of the college/departments┬┐ audiences, programs and priorities. Study visitor behavior and revise sites accordingly, to improve effectiveness and user experience. Develop content to support college and university needs, including story development (copy, visuals, video scripts, and social). Assist with supporting campus-wide web and communication projects.

Develop content to support college and university needs, including story development (copy, visuals, video scripts, social). Assist with supporting campus-wide web and communication projects.

Research, wireframe, write copy for and design websites for colleges and departments. Maintain existing sites, auditing content to ensure accuracy and adherence to brand, web and SEO standards. Support campus-wide web and communication projects, including content development.

Required Qualifications
Requires a relevant Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of two (2) years of experience in marketing, advertising and communication or related field, with web-related responsibilities. Stellar written, organizational and time-management skills required. Ability to adapt writing style to appeal to intended audiences required. Ability to take complex ideas and present them simply and memorably.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, SEO and web accessibility standards preferred.
  • Familiarity with content management software and Google Analytics.
  • Experience with Adobe Suite.
  • Familiarity with marketing concepts.
  • Web Design and project management skills.

For complete details and to apply please visit: http://www.uakron.edu/jobs. Job ID# 10206


  • The University of Akron is an equal education and employment institution. It is the policy of this institution that there shall be no unlawful discrimination against any individual in employment or in its programs or activities at The University of Akron because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, genetic information, military status or status as a veteran. The University is also committed to the principles of affirmative action and acts in accordance with state and federal laws.


 
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    Akron, OH
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