Are you a webmaster seeking a high-level of professional responsibility within a growing municipality?
Rocky View County is looking for a skilled webmaster to manage the County’s online presence. As webmaster, you would be responsible for ensuring websites are functional, user-friendly, visually pleasing, and up to date.
We provide the ability to grow professionally while being supported with paid training opportunities, a competitive salary, benefits after 30 days, 27 paid days off in first year + general holidays, pension plan, paid sick time, and a hybrid work environment.
To be successful, you should have excellent technical skills and a good understanding of creative online communication. This position is the primary contact for all aspects of the website and strong collaboration skills are required. Responsibilities include web design and development, routine site and content maintenance, and various updates to ensure ongoing alignment with the goals and objectives of the Rocky View County.$79,566 – 93,490 / Year
Key Responsibilities Include:
Website / Intranet
Planning, implementing, managing, monitoring, and upgrading an aesthetic, functional, and user-friendly website.
Evaluating code to ensure it meets industry standards, is valid, is properly structured, and is compatible with browsers, devices, or operating systems.
Collecting and analyzing web analytics and similar data; identifying opportunities to improve search engine optimization (SEO), time on site, web traffic, and other relevant metrics.
Liaising with Information Technology experts to evaluate, develop, and implement appropriate technologies and media enhancements to the website.
Preparing a long-term plan for website development and presence including standards and guidelines for content, based on organizational goals and input from stakeholders.
Ensuring full compliance on the website with all laws and regulations.
Partnering with the County Information Technology team to ensure website security and data protection is in place and participating in a joint response to potential website security breaches.
Assisting in the planning, developing, and implementing of internal and external communications strategies to effectively promote the goals, objectives, and accomplishments of key initiatives undertaken throughout the County.
Conferring with teams to resolve identified concerns, prioritize needs, develop content criteria, and/or choose solutions.
Assisting with content review, preparation, editing and rewriting to ensure consistent message and standards.
Maintaining an understanding of best practices and emerging developments in web design, web development, and technology through education, study, and participation in conferences, workshops, and groups.
Participating as required in the County’s emergency response plans as a member of the Public Information Officer team.
Completion of bachelor’s degree in a related field along with a minimum of three years of progressively responsible and diversified experience in a variety of web technologies, protocols, and tools.
Extensive knowledge of website management, analytics, design, and SEO best practices and standards.
Working knowledge of HTML/CSS and Microsoft Office Suite.
Experience in SharePoint Online, Adobe Photoshop, and Acrobat Pro considered a strong asset.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Strong analytical, troubleshooting, and problem-solving skills.
Interested applicants are invited to apply direct to https://www.rockyview.ca/careers.
Applications are due by 10 pm MST on the closing date.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
Additional Job Information:
Salary Range: $79,566 – 93,490 / Year
Position Type: Permanent Full-time
Posted Date: Dec 02, 2022
Closing Date: Jan 03, 2023