Assistant Director, Web

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Oct 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Assistant Director, Web

Position Type: Administrative and Professional Faculty

Department: McIntire School of Commerce

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 06-13-2017

Posting Summary:
The McIntire School of Commerce seeks applications for a very versatile web designer/developer responsible for the management of commerce.virginia.edu. The position will work as an integral part of the creative team and will help support our mission to elevate the digital reputation of the McIntire School, promote its brand, and develop creative content across owned and earned platforms. S/he will work alongside marketers, writers, video producers, photographers and others, and will be responsible for innovative and strategic use of Drupal to showcase rich media and creative content on the School's web presence. The Assistant Director also will play a role in leveraging the School's holistic digital footprint within the context of McIntire's overall marketing and communications positioning strategy. Primary responsibility will be front-end/back-end oversight including all design and development of McIntire's Drupal web presence and its related WordPress sites.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Ability to facilitate the entire web development process end-to-end, including design, development and deployment of visual enhancements, features and functionality
- Strong understanding of graphic and web design principles, with desire to continually improve the website look and feel (particular emphasis on modernizing the visual identity and video integration); ability to produce wireframes and mockups when necessary
- Skilled in data-driven content strategy with a rich understanding of content curation and placement
- Knowledge of brand stewardship in the context of both visual style guidelines and a content strategy
- Comfortable establishing and guiding website architecture/navigation, labels and nomenclature
- Familiarity with ADA compliance

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