My client is seeking a temporary web content administrator to input, edit, maintain, and manage digital content that directly advances the client’s scientific and education mission. The ideal candidate has a combination of technical and project management skills to keep our websites updated, functional, easy to use, on-brand, and on-message. The successful candidate must possess the technical skills to work through creating, editing, updating, de-bugging, and enhancing webpages in a Drupal CMS, as well as the intrinsic motivation to keep functionality and content accurate and up-to-date across the entire site. Graphic design and video editing experience is a plus.
The web content administrator will:
Manage content and support operations for client's websites
Populate web pages with new and existing content, including text, documents, images, video, audio, and other material.
Review and update sections of the website and assist others with site updates.
Maintain web calendar of pages that need to be checked and updated to maintain accuracy of information.
Evaluate content to ensure accuracy, functionality, consistency, and adherence to client’s editorial style guide and brand identity guidelines.
Manipulate digital media, including photography, video, audio, and similar features to website specifications.
Oversee removal of expired content.
Test webpages to ensure compliance with web best practices, including functionality, mobile responsiveness, SEO, usability, and accessibility.
Support in the management of accounts for analytics and performance monitoring tools (e.g., Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager, and Crazy Egg). Assist with creating and running reports.
Troubleshoot site display and functionality issues.
Keep content management system’s users, sitemaps, redirects, files, and taxonomies organized and up-to-date, and the website’s modules well-configured.
Manage incoming email for the client's website, responding to inquiries and routing requests appropriately.
Help with editing and managing photography, video, and other digital assets.
Bachelor's degree in communications, web-development, or related field preferred.
1-3 years professional web technical maintenance experience desired.
Proficiency in managing Web systems and applications, specifically content management systems (Drupal preferred).
Fluency in HTML and CSS.
Understanding of web standards and methods, including 508 compliance, SEO, usability and user experience.
Experience in QA and testing of web sites, such as coming up with thorough test cases for brand new web projects, conducting the tests, and identifying and reporting resulting bugs.
Familiarity with issue tracking systems, such as Jira.
Basic graphic design and production skills, including the ability to manipulate and place digital media, including photography, video, and similar features.
Graphic design skills, including working knowledge of Photoshop/Illustrator is a plus.
Experience with web performance tools including Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager.
Excellent project management skills, with the self-motivation to organize and prioritize incoming work so that projects (big and small) are delivered efficiently and on time.