Director, Web Communications
Rhode Island College
Rhode Island College invites applicants for the position of Director, Web Communications. This is a full-time, calendar year, continuing position
Oversee the College’s websites as the official web communications tool to promote the mission of the College to internal and external constituencies. Develop and implement policies and procedures for ensuring the security, integrity and accessibility of all information in the College’s websites, web services and resources. Direct and supervise the centralized Web Communications web team. Provide oversight for training and support of the campus web content community in the use of the website’s content management system and web content accessibility standards and guidelines. Create an engaging user experience by monitoring audience behaviors through analytics, integrating new technologies, and keeping web content current. Provide advice to senior College administrators on these issues.
Rhode Island College is the place to be BOLD. We are a regional comprehensive public college that serves approximately 6,400 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students through our five schools: The Faculty of Arts and Sciences, the Feinstein School of Education and Human Development, the School of Business, the Zvart Onanian School of Nursing and the School of Social Work. Established in 1854, we are Rhode Island’s first public institution of higher education. Our college is located on a beautiful 180-acre suburban campus in the vibrant city of Providence, and has satellite locations at the Rhode Island Nursing Education Center in Providence’s Innovation District and the Rhode Island College Workforce Development Hub in Central Falls, RI. We are known throughout the Northeast for our high-quality academic programs, small class size, personalized, hands-on learning experiences, world class faculty, and high value compared to other four-year institutions.
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, CIS, Graphic Arts, Web Development or related field. A minimum of six years of experience in web technologies and user focused support in a web environment, including four years in the administration of a comprehensive and dynamic web site. Experience must include: converting, organizing, and presenting web communications and materials; web authoring, graphic design, and other current applications. Evidence of excellent interpersonal, supervisory, and verbal/written communication skills and the ability to work in teams.
- Demonstrated experience in a senior advisory capacity to higher education administration. Experience in the administration, support and delivery of a higher education website.
Application deadline: 8/31/2022
Proposed starting salary: $100,000
For a full job description, which includes additional responsibilities and requirements for the position and application procedures, see https://employment.ric.edu/. Candidates must apply on-line, using Rhode Island College’s PeopleAdmin Applicant Tracking system.
As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity institution that values and is committed to inclusion and expanding the diversity of its faculty and staff, the College invites members of protected classes, including minorities and persons with disabilities, to identify themselves as such at the time of application.