Web Specialist

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University of La Verne

Web Specialist

Job Description Summary:
The Web Specialist supports the University's web development and digital communications efforts. Reporting directly to the Director of Digital Communications, this position plays a key role in maintaining La Verne's online presence through targeted updates, constituent training, and providing support for digital campaigns of all types.

Specific Duties:

Execute content updates upon request. Updates include working within the WordPress content management system (CMS) and campus intranet, editing graphics for web and email campaigns, and other duties as assigned.

Assist the Manager of Web Development with WordPress maintenance and upgrades. Support web development projects as assigned.

Manage and correct broken links/images, typographical errors, and ADA accessibility issues throughout the main La Verne website.

Coordinate, test, and produce targeted email campaigns (information sessions, President updates/letters, invitations, events, et. al.) for constituencies across the University.

Generate ongoing analytics reports for email campaigns on an as-needed basis.

Research and recommend new and emerging technologies that can assist in greater efficiency for the position.

Assist Director or Social Media Manager in ongoing social media efforts/campaigns.

Perform other work and related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, or programming-related field(s).

3 years of HTML, CSS, Javascript, and PHP development.
3 years of WordPress development.
2 years of Web production.
2 years of Online marketing.
1 year of Knowledge of Git repositories and VPN structure(s)

Preferred Qualifications:
Linux/Unix command line edits

Location: La Verne Central Campus

Special Instructions:
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: http://laverne.edu

The University of La Verne is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against employment or employees on any basis prohibited by state and federal law. University of La Verne hires and promotes individuals based on their qualifications and is consistent with applicable state and federal laws, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, disability, medical condition a or sexual orientation





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Posted: 3/12/2018
Application Due: 5/7/2018
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