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Publication or Company The College of New Rochelle
Job Title Web Content & E-Communications Specialist
Industry Internet/Online/New Media, Marketing, Non-profit, Editorial
Salary Under $65,000
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New Rochelle, NY
Job Requirements The College of New Rochelle seeks a high energy, creative, and enthusiastic individual with strong web writing and editing skills and experience in higher education recruitment marketing for this full-time position, available July 1. In this position, you will have the opportunity to shape the content of our website and e-marketing efforts to further develop the College’s web presence to engage prospective students. Please note that the primary focus of this position is producing editorial content for the website and e-communications. This is not a development job.

Responsibilities include:
• writing/editing web copy on strategically important sections of the website related to recruitment and collaborating with other departments on development of their web pages;
• regularly reviewing content across the College’s sites for timeliness and accuracy of content and initiating updates;
• implementing search engine optimization strategies throughout the website;
• implementing e-communications campaigns, including writing and editing emails and supporting materials ;
• writing and editing copy for news item on the website;
• coordinating the creation and inclusion of dynamic multimedia content;
• analyzing data and generating reports on website activity using web analytic programs.

The ideal candidate will possess outstanding writing, editing, and proofreading skills and be highly organized, meticulous about detail, and demonstrate strong multi-tasking capabilities without sacrificing creativity and quality. The ability to be flexible and to work independently and collaboratively on multiple projects and tasks is essential to this role.

The successful candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications, or related field and at least three to five years of professional work experience developing web content in a higher education setting. She/he will possess a solid understanding of best practices for web writing and standards, web design, web content management, search engine optimization, social media strategies, and knowledge of HTML, Photoshop, MS Office, Google Analytics. Must be willing to work some weekend and evening hours. Photography and videotaping and video editing skills a plus.

About Our Company The first Catholic college for women in New York State, The College of New Rochelle was founded in 1904 by the Ursuline Order. Today, it comprises the all-women School of Arts & Sciences, and three schools which admit women and men: the School of New Resources (for adult learners), the School of Nursing, and the Graduate School.

We welcome applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to our unique educational mission. The College of New Rochelle is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, color, religion, national origin, age, or disability.

We offer a competitive salary and a generous benefit package, which includes health insurance, a retirement plan, liberal vacation, and tuition remission.

The Main Campus of the College is located on a beautiful suburban campus 16 miles north of midtown Manhattan and easily accessible by public transportation. The College maintains five other campus locations in New York City.

For more information about the College, visit www.cnr.edu
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