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Weld County School District 6

Digital Media Specialist

Weld County School District 6 - Greeley, CO

Digital Media Specialist

JobID: 8078

Position Type:

Communications- Classified

Date Posted:



Administration Building

Closing Date:

Until Filled





: Digital Media Specialist LOCATION

: Communications


Classified NON-EXEMPT:



Range 16 ($17.40/HR.)


May 4, 2018



Director of Communications




Bachelor’s degree in communications, graphic design, web design/web management, journalism, marketing, or public relations required. Valid Colorado driver’s license.


Minimum of three years experience in public relations, journalism, web design/web management, marketing, graphic design or related field preferred

Nature and Scope of Job:

This position leads all digital communications for Greeley-Evans School District 6, including internal and external communications. The position requires an excellent working knowledge of graphic design, communications, website content development and maintenance and social media. This position requires specialized knowledge of website content management, multi-media and social media development, Microsoft Office, and publishing/printing guidelines. Development and promotion of good community relations with various stakeholders is required. Excellent customer service skills are required.

Job Functions

Essential Functions:

Takes lead role in updating and maintaining the district’s online presence, including:

Manages content and design of the district’s main website

Oversees the content and design of individual school websites, including conducting regular audits of all schools sites and informing onsite web managers of out-of-date content, making suggestions to refresh content and make sure all information on websites is current and correct. This includes ensuring school website managers are using the correct applications on their web pages.

Provides training to website managers at individual sites

Contributes to the content and design of district’s social media tools, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, as well as others

Manages content and push notifications for District’s mobile app, as well as assisting site managers on using the mobile app to push out notifications

Writes postings for the website and social media, as well as taking pictures and video that will be used on both media.

Assists with production of video projects and programming for the website and social media.

Assists with digital media communications and public relations projects.

Excellent planning, organization and execution of projects is needed.

Assists with planning district events, including representing the district at district-wide and community events. Provides coverage of events to be displayed on website and social media.

Assists with communications projects, taking the lead role when requested.

Serves on district committees and councils as requested.

Other Job Functions:

Provides for professional growth through an ongoing program of reading, workshops, seminars, conferences, and/or advanced course work at institutions of higher learning.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Qualifications:

Excellent skills with Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe Creative Suite, including Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.

Excellent skills working in the Google platform, including Google calendar and Smartsheets

Excellent interpersonal communication skills and eagerness to interact with all community members.

Basic photography and video skills.

Skills and creativity in graphic design for web-based and social media posts.

Good technical writing and editing skills; excellent grammar and punctuation skills.

Ability to organize, execute and prioritize multiple projects.

Ability to handle confidential information and situations.

Strong ethic for teamwork and collaboration.

Ability to perform quickly, efficiently and under pressure.

High attention to detail.

Familiarity with different web platforms and how to manage web content effectively for the best communication.

Physical Requirements Needed to Perform Job

Physical and mental abilities sufficient to perform the essential functions and duties of the position as outlined.


Physical Activity

Minimal physical activity required. Ability to travel to sites for video projects.

Environmental Demands of Job

Fluorescent lighting.

Use of visual display terminal.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Greeley-Evans School District 6 shall not discriminate in its employment or hiring practices on the basis of race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, gender identity, marital status or disability. The District shall identify, solicit, and consider applicants for employment from a broad spectrum of qualified individuals who will contribute to that effort.

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Weld County School District 6


Digital Media Specialist Weld County School District 6 - Greeley, CO, United States


Location: Greeley, CO