The HistoryMakers, a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit African American video oral history archive, seeks to hire a full time Digital Strategist & Webmaster. Roles:
Audit The HistoryMakers’ current website and develop a detailed RFP for The HistoryMakers’ next version of its website and digital archive.
Market the digital archive to the higher education community and at conferences and meetings.
Maintain and update The HistoryMakers current website.
Develop strategic partnership with higher education partners to create innovative solutions and increased penetration and use of The HistoryMakers Digital Archive in the higher education community.
Train others on the use of The HistoryMakers digital archive.
Proven website management experience.
Knowledge of Drupal 7 or 8, HTML, CSS and FileMaker Pro
Experience with video streaming, video encoding and digitizing.
Experience evaluating web statistics and launching online marketing campaigns.
Flexible attitude and proven experience working in a small team.
Excellent oral and written communications skills, strong editorial and proof-reading skills and high level of attention to detail
Strong command of branding, marketing, and communication on digital platforms.
Ability to work in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment.
Ability to follow through on requests, queries and pitches and get rapid results.
Ability to work autonomously and without a high level of support or infrastructure.
Ability to devise creative and innovative marketing and public relations strategies and solutions.
Ability to communicate effectively with technical and academic project participants, as well as with users of The HistoryMakers content.
Salary and Benefits Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. The HistoryMakers also offers a competitive benefits package that includes 403(b), PTO, health, vision and dental insurance, tuition reimbursement and school loan repayment assistance.