The Digital Communications Specialist is responsible for the overall digital design, development and implementation of websites with accessible content for intranet and some public facing documentation within the university’s selected content management system. This position requires excellent coordination and organizational skills to address communication needs of the Central Human Resource office by producing marketing materials and coordinating with others for communication initiatives.This is a part-time position with opportunity for flexibility in scheduling for 20-24 hours/wk and directly reports to the Chief Human Resource Officer.
Digital Communications Specialist responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Write applications, develop components, create templates and style sheets to be used in conjunction with university’s content management system, web environment and social media
Review, copy, edit, approve, and publish content
Translate Central HR’s web/intranet-related needs into technical solutions and develop detailed design and work plans
Assist with the coordination of Central HR’s marketing and communications
Manage Central HR’s analytics and search platforms; provide support and training for Central HR users
Work with university’s technical support team to ensure accessibility, functionality and performance of Central HR’s content on the university’s digital platforms; ensure compliance with sections 504 and 508 of the Americans with Disabilities Act
Coordinate effective records management in digital storage systems for HR
Responsible for accurate and timely storage of HR-related documents in accordance with UC’s Records Retention Schedule
Must maintain confidentiality with high level of integrity
Perform related duties and special projects based on departmental need
Bachelor’s degree with one (1) year experience -OR- an Associate’s degree with three (3) years of experience OR- seven years of experience.
Experience must be related to designing, developing, testing and maintaining websites.
This position will be a professional position paid at an hourly rate.
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
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