Job Opening: Digital Content Design and Web Developer

Published: March 6, 2024

The Pourdavoud Institute is seeking a digital content design and web developer.

Under the direction of the Assistant Director of the Pourdavoud Institute for the Study of the Iranian World, the Digital Content Design and Web Developer manages the print, digital content, and websites for the for the Pourdavoud Institute, Yarshater Center, Archaeological Gazetteer of Iran, and Program of Iranian Studies. The incumbent uses emerging web and design technologies to implement a consistent and cohesive visual identity in print and digital formats. Incumbent will work with the Pourdavoud Institute Director, Assistant Director, Programs and Administration Coordinator, as well as associated faculty, to create project plans, and track goals, objectives, and timelines. The main functions are to build, edit, update, and maintain multiple websites; graphic design of both print and online media, including event flyers, programs, booklets, invitations, and email campaigns; assist with social media management; and support associated faculty with building and maintaining digital databases for research projects. The incumbent will also implement strategies to broaden the reach of the Pourdavoud Institute and Yarshater Center’s visibility on the web and social media.

The position requires an independent thinker and problem solver with exceptional skills in graphic design and web development including hand coding of HTML/CSS. The position also requires strong communication and organizational skills.

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