Department Name: 81350:Agricultural Communications
The Agricultural Communications team in the Martin-Gatton College of Agriculture, Food and Environment is seeking a Web Content Specialist that excels in creating dynamic, engaging web content. This individual will work with departmental stakeholders to develop effective web content that meets their external communication/marketing needs while ensuring alignment with the college's greater marketing and strategic communications strategy.
The Web Content Specialist will be responsible for auditing sites on the college's web platform for opportunities related to accessibility and content strategy and providing actionable solutions for improving user experience. This individual will provide training and guidance to stakeholders related to digital content strategy, accessibility, and analytics. Additionally, the successful candidate will serve as an advocate for departmental stakeholders on the Digital Communications team to improve the team's service infrastructure.
The Agriculture Communications team is committed to promoting work-life balance by offering hybrid work arrangements that allow for some amount of remote work. This position includes excellent benefits and provides opportunities for internal advancement. The College of Agriculture, Food and Environment is an inclusive and welcoming workplace that offers a variety of employee enhancement initiatives, such as a formal mentoring program and a staff professional development fund. To find out more about CAFE and how the college supports the mission of this being the University of, for, and with Kentucky Click Here: https://www.ca.uky.edu/
Writing, Content Strategy, Content Management Systems (CMSs), Web Design (HTML/CSS), Visual Design, Training, Digital Project Management
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
BA + 5 years
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
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