Web Content Editor

Recruiter
Michael Page Marketing
Location
Manchester
Salary
26000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

As a Web Content Editor for a well established Higher Education provider you will be working within a team of web specialists to create a dynamic user-focused web presence.

Client Details

My client is a Higher Education provider based in Manchester.

Description

As a Web Content Editor you will be supporting the Web team to provide a comprehensive and effective web presence in accordance with industry best practice and provide support and advice on creating engaging digital content for both internal and external web users.

Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Working with the Web Officers and other colleagues to review the existing web presence (including detailed content mapping of existing sites) and support the development of a comprehensive web presence with a consistent look and feel for site navigation and content.
  • Writing persuasive copy and interesting content in line with the branding and visual identity guidelines.
  • Creating and maintaining attractive and dynamic websites.
  • Providing a website design and development service alongside the Web Officers.
  • Contributing to the ongoing development of the new web sites.
  • Supporting web development and content management where no current resource exists.
  • Developing clear and concise legal, editorial, accessibility and design guidelines and to ensure compliance with these.
  • Monitoring web pages to ensure compliance with branding guidelines and other rules and guidance.
  • Responding to and managing requests received by the IT Support Centre within agreed specified turnaround times.

Profile

The successful candidate will:

  • Have previously worked in a similar role (Essential)
  • Be able to demonstrate writing for an online audience (Essential)
  • Have the ability to write HTML code (Essential)
  • Be able to produce outstanding copy for the web and be able to design and develop websites, editing and managing content (Essential)
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills (Essential)
  • Have previously worked within the education sector (Essential)
  • Have previously worked in a communications or public relations environment (Desirable)

Job Offer

Competitive Salary

City Centre Location

12 month fixed term contract