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Publication or Company American University
Job Title Web Content Coordinator
Industry Internet/Online/New Media, Marketing, Non-profit, Social Media, Teaching/Academia, Web Development
Salary Under $45,000
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Flexible Hours, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Washington, DC
Job Requirements American Universityís Kogod School of Business is seeking a Web Content Coordinator. The Web Content Coordinator is a hybrid communications position that requires a strong writer with technical proficiency in web design, multimedia, and social media. This position is responsible for writing extensive content for kogod.american.edu and other digital channels used by the business school. Under the direction of the Assistant Director of Digital Communications, this position is responsible for writing, editing, and publishing content related to the Kogod community and its students, faculty, alumni, and other achievements. This position will also be responsible for day-to-day updating and monitoring of Kogodís social media channels at the Assistant Directorís direction.

In addition, this position will serve as the central coordinator and creator of all email communications/campaigns for Kogod including template development, list management, and campaign reporting.

Educational Requirements:
A Bachelor's degree in journalism, interactive journalism, communications, or marketing is required.

Minimum Requirements:
- One to three years of experience
- Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
- Exemplary writing skills and the ability to create engaging, informative, and SEO-optimized news stories, captions, web teases, and headlines
- Photo, video, and audio content gathering and editing skills (iMovie and/or Final Cut Pro)
- Adept at social media use for engagement and monitoring
- HTML proficiency
- Ability to turn high-quality projects quickly and on deadline
- Proficient computer skills including the Microsoft office suite, Adobe Suite (particular strength in Photoshop), web graphics, video editing, database development, and the tools required to fulfill the positionís responsibilities as technology evolves
- Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks with particular attention to detail
Preferred Requirements:
- Experience covering business-related topics
- CMS experience
- Email marketing experience

This position provides an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic professional who is looking to build their marketing communications portfolio and pursue a career in web communications.
About Our Company American University (AU) is one of Washington DCís nationally-recognized institutions that consistently ranks among the nationís great universities. Our student body is cosmopolitan and globally diverse, with over 9,000 undergraduate and graduate students represented by all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and 144 countries. Throughout our history, the engagement, inclusiveness and diversity of AUís faculty, staff, and students have been hallmarks of the university. AU just ranked #1 on the Princeton Reviewís list of most politically active students and 81% of undergraduates participate in an internship prior to graduation.

The universityís mission is carried out by 591 full-time teaching and research faculty, 69 full-time administrative and library faculty, and 1,337 full-time staff.

American University provides a welcoming, supportive, and positive environment to its staff, faculty and students. We encourage you to visit our campus and join our community.
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