JOB: Web Content Coordinator: Vancouver, BC: BCIT: Full-time

4 Jul 2007 - 5:59pm
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Dave Tanchak

The British Columbia Institute of Technology requires a temporary,
full-time Web Content Coordinator. The successful candidate will work
in a team environment, developing and sustaining an active and skilled
web publishing community that consists of web content owners and
subject matter experts who publish institute information into BCIT web
properties on behalf of their School or department. The role demands
community-of-practice facilitation skills, experience in web content
strategy, web publishing best practices, and skills in web writing and
editing in a hypertext-based enterprise content management system

-- Bachelor's degree in an appropriate discipline plus completion of
specialized training in web publishing, technical writing and internet
-- Post-baccalaureate studies in publishing, technical communication,
marketing, or education is an asset
-- Two years' general web content development experience plus four
years' experience in a similar position, writing and editing web
content, preferably in an educational setting
-- Experience with web content management systems workflow
-- Demonstrated ability with Microsoft Office, Visio, and HTML and
DHTML editors, and Adobe Acrobat
-- Familiarity with Web Content Management System (CMS) workflow is required
-- Familiarity with web content publishing environments in general and
CMS, XML, XML editors and storyboarding would be an asset
-- Ability to use common operating systems (e.g. Windows) and standard
file formats (e.g. gif, tiff, pdf, eps, etc.)
-- Knowledge of web usability design and information architecture principles
-- Familiarity with requirements definition, site mapping and client interaction
-- Excellent communication, facilitation and consultative support skills
-- Technical, editorial and "writing for the web" skills
-- Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills
-- Ability to develop schedules, action plans and implementation
guidelines for web content development
-- Demonstrated ability and willingness to learn new skills and
participate in ongoing professional development.

* Please note: These are the minimum required qualifications.

TERM OF APPOINTMENT: August 13, 2007 to March 31, 2008
SALARY RANGE: $48,405 with yearly increments to $52,525 per annum
CLOSING DATE: July 16, 2007

BCIT offers a competitive salary, generous benefits package and a
diverse, enthusiastic workplace. BCIT is an equal opportunity
employer. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however,
Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

To apply, please visit

Dave Tanchak
Manager, Web Services,
Information Technology Services,
British Columbia Institute of Technology
w: 604-456-8141 c: 778-928-2219
e: dtanchak at


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