Web Content Creator - Exempt, REC 3545 Job
|Location: Carson, California
||Date Posted: 7/9/2019
|Job Code: 3545
This is full-time, permanent (probationary) position.
Salary Range and Max Salary
The application deadline is: Tuesday, July 23, 2019
The salary range for this classification is $4,104 - $7,209 monthly.
Conditions of Employment
Satisfactory completion of a background check (including a criminal records check) is required for
employment. CSU will make a conditional offer of employment, which may be rescinded if the
background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate
knowingly withheld or falsified information. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background
check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was conditionally offered
Campus Marketing Statement
California State University, Dominguez Hills, was established in 1960 and is one of the 23 campuses
that comprise The California State University system. CSU Dominguez Hills is an urban,
comprehensive public university that serves a culturally rich, diverse student body of over 12,500
students at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Located on a 346-acre site in the South Bay
portion of the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area, CSU Dominguez Hills has a highly pluralistic
student body, which includes a significant number of non-traditional, working adult students as
well as approximately 2,000 students enrolled in distance learning programs statewide. The
University, with its five Academic Colleges, has more than 300 full-time faculty members and is
situated in an area characterized by an extraordinary heterogeneity of people, and an extensive
array of high technology industries and professional services.
Department Marketing Statement
Department: University Communications and Public Affairs
The Office of University Communications and Public Affairs builds public understanding, recognition
and support for CSU Dominguez Hills by shaping the image and voice of the University through
coordinated communications strategies and media relations that position the University as an
important urban center for teaching and learning, research, scholarship, creative activity and
service. University Communications functions as a full-service creative agency for institutional
communications; print, Web, and electronic publications; marketing; and advertising.
University Communications & Public Affairs is within the Division of University Advancement, which
is charged with developing relationships with external constituencies that will lead to greater
human and financial resources for the University.
Under general direction of the Associate VP of University Communications and Public Affairs, and
working closely with individuals and department across the campus, the Web Content Creator
develops, plans, and executes engaging and effective content that enhances the university┐s
presence on the web and supports to meet the university┐s strategic long term goals to recruit
quality students and promote
the university┐s academic excellence, accomplishments, and distinctiveness. Responsibilities
include researching, writing, editing, and posting content that promote academic programs, student
success and university initiatives on the university┐s website: csudh.edu, and other online media;
ensuring clarity of content and overall user experience; advising management on content strategy;
communications as appropriate to meet office goals.
Required Education: Bachelor┐s Degree or relevant work experience.
Preferred Education: Bachelor's degree in English, journalism, composition, digital media, web design,
digital marketing and/or equivalent experience.
Required Experience: At least two years in digital communications and writing for the web.
Preferred Experience: Five or more years of professional writing experience, writing for a university,
and/or writing for the web; two or more years of experience in web development.
Preferred experience with multiple file formats for web applications (text, graphic, audio, video, etc.)
Required Knowledge,Skills, and Abilities:
- Expert writing, editing and proofreading skills as evidenced by clips or portfolio of past professional
- Proficient in web optimization, content strategies, and analytics; content management systems;
- Knowledge in web design and development, with proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite; CSS3, HTML5,
- Knowledge of the field of communications, particularly digital media
- Expert networking and interpersonal skills including strong consultative and persuasive skills to work
with internal constituents.
- Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively.
- Ability to juggle multiple assignments under shifting and tight deadlines.
- Comprehensive and in-depth knowledge of communication, media and/or marketing theories and
concepts in order to develop and execute communication strategies and plans to promote and position
- Thorough knowledge of applicable copyright and other laws pertaining to publications and the news
- Comprehensive knowledge of marketing and research techniques and methods.
- Ability to use market research to enhance the impact of communication strategies and campaigns.
Specialized Materials: Computer, MAC platform; computer peripherals such as, but not limited to,
printers, scanners, monitors, auxiliary equipment, and accessories.
Research, writing and editing Responsible for meeting with individuals across campus to gain insight on
their programs distinctive qualities, successes, etc., in order to plan, develop and execute clear and
compelling marketing content for the web that highlights and promotes the university┐s faculty,
academics, students, support services, initiatives, and overall mission. Assures editorial excellence;
ensures content is up to date.
Web page design ┐ Using the university┐s content management system and templates, create dynamic
web pages with a focus on clarity of content and overall user experience; works collaboratively and
cooperatively with communications and IT teams on meaningful and measurable web design strategies
that enforce university identity and voice
Communications projects ┐ As needed, work with the university communications team on various
communications to support office goals, including but not limited to e-newsletters, email blasts, and
social media content; press releases, news stories, administrative correspondences; sourcing videos,
photos, graphics, and multimedia to create interactive campaigns. Performs other duties as assigned.
How To Apply
To apply for this posting, please visit: https://www.csudh.edu/hr/job-opportunities/
Step 1: Select and read the qualifications for the position you are interested in
Step 2: Click 'Apply Now' at the bottom of the screen
Step 3: Login or Register (Create Username and Password)
Step 4: Select apply with or without resume
Step 5: Provide contact information and answer required questions
Step 6: Click 'Submit'
California State University, Dominguez Hills, is an equal employment opportunity employer, and is
strongly committed to achieving excellence through a diverse workforce. The University actively
encourages applications of all qualified individuals.
California State University Dominguez Hills is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We
consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin,
ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information,
medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status. For more information or
definition of these terms please visit, http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf
Individuals with disabilities requesting accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
may call the Human Resources Office at (310) 243-3771 or the Academic Affairs Personnel Services
Office at (310) 243-3766.
Clery Act crime statistics for CSUDH are available at http://www.csudh.edu/dhpd/dhpd.htm, or by calling
University Police at (310) 243-3639.
Upon appointment all candidates must furnish proof of eligibility to work in the U.S.
The California State University is Smoke and Tobacco Free. Smoking, Vaping and other Tobacco use
are Not Permitted anywhere on University property. Education Code 42356, CCR Title 5, Article 9
Web Site: http://www4.csudh.edu/hr/job-opportunities/
|Contact Name: Julio Arevalo