DescriptionDartmouth College Library seeks an experienced web content manager/strategist to join a team of highly collaborative, supportive, and service-oriented librarians, administrators, and technical staff. This 2-year term position will lead the Library’s strategic planning for content development as part of its migration to the Drupal content management system. The selected individual will be responsible for assisting in the development of all aspects of the Library’s website, in particular content messaging and distribution strategy and governance, contributing to web design work as necessary. This position may collaborate with other Library colleagues to contribute to and implement library wide digital strategies.
REQUIRED: B.A./B.S. in communication, computer science, human-computer interaction, digital arts, or related field; or the equivalent in education and experience; 3-4 years’ experience managing content and production for large academic, library, or non-profit organizational websites; demonstrated understanding of current web technologies, and experience in the developing and/or managing of digital publishing systems, and content management systems, such as Drupal; demonstrated ability to apply user-centered design principles and methodologies; experience working effectively in and fostering highly collaborative, team-oriented environments.
PREFERRED: Proficiency with web programming/scripting languages; experience in higher education environment; graduate degree and/or post-Baccalaureate field-related certifications.
RANK AND SALARY: Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Full benefits package including 22 vacation days; comprehensive health care; retirement plans, including TIAA-CREF; and relocation assistance.
Founded in 1769, Dartmouth is a private, four-year, coeducational undergraduate college with graduate schools of business, engineering and medicine and 16 graduate programs in the arts and sciences. Located in picturesque Upper Valley on the western boarder of New Hampshire, Dartmouth offers:
• An intellectually stimulating environment
• A high quality of life with cultural events and recreational opportunities within an easy drive of Boston, Montreal and other major cities
• Luxury bus service to Boston and NY daily
• A variety of on-campus entertainment and sporting events
• Excellent downhill and cross-country ski resorts
• Canoe, paddleboard and kayak in our local pristine lakes and rivers
• An amazing network of farm to table growers
At the heart of Dartmouth College is one of the oldest research libraries in the United States. Nine libraries distributed across various academic centers, house the 3 million volume collection and provide access to a rich array of digital resources supported by a technically robust network environment.
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Dartmouth College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and has a strong commitment to diversity. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
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Published: Friday, July 29, 2016 12:57 UTC
Last updated: Tuesday, February 28, 2017 23:40 UTC