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Available Positions:


Web Developer

COME WORK WITH US

The Allegheny Conference on Community Development and its Affiliates – the Greater Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce, the Pennsylvania Economy League of Greater Pittsburgh, and the Pittsburgh Regional Alliance – work in collaboration with public and private sector partners to improve the economy and the quality of life in southwestern Pennsylvania. Learn more at AlleghenyConference.org.

ABOUT THE POSITION:

As part of the digital creative team in the Marketing and Communications department, work to help the Allegheny Conference and affiliates advance the organization’s agenda through digital communications. The ideal candidate will work in collaboration with marketing and communications teammates to translate communications goals into user-first and content-driven websites and webpages, landing pages, digital marketing campaigns, email campaigns and other special projects related to digital communications as needed. The position requires strong knowledge of trends and standards in UX and web development, implementation, and maintenance through WordPress; content management platforms, such as WordPress and Mailchimp; SEO; and performance analytics, such as Google Analytics. This position requires a proactive approach to ensuring all web properties meet and maintain current development standards.
This position will report directly to the Senior Director, Marketing and Digital Communications.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develops and executes the digital communications and marketing strategy by designing best-in-class websites and webpages in WordPress with a focus on UX, responsive design, SEO, and browser and platform compatibility. Leads and supports development, hosting, and maintenance (including editing of content) of the resulting organizational websites, special project websites, digital materials, and corporate intranet.
  • Maintains existing development code and establishes processes for cataloging development work for future use. Maintains records and libraries of related digital content for Allegheny Conference, its affiliates, and special projects websites.
  • Collaborates with digital creative team on designing email campaigns – including for newsletters and event invitations – to maximize recipient interactions, including through automated campaigns, list maintenance and email design.
  • Works with internal team and outside vendors to design digital marketing/advertising strategies and campaigns.
  • Works with internal team and outside vendors to establish processes to maintain data dashboards for websites, email campaigns, paid digital media campaigns, organic social, and SEO. Uses metrics to measure and recommend improvements to digital campaigns and properties.
  • Ability to code using a variety of software; participates in code review and testing after development. Maintains existing functions, de-bugs and assists with troubleshooting/ad hoc requests.
  • Uses existing webpack-based build system to build and deploy changes to website code.
  • Aligns work with branding guidelines and conforms to industry best practices.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in web development or related field

Knowledge: Knowledge of web development, web design, WordPress, digital marketing, graphic design, security trends, and analytics.

Experience: 2+ years of professional, hands-on front end and backend development experience and web design


REQUIREMENTS:

  • Familiarity with WordPress theme development including custom blocks and Advanced Custom Fields
  • Proficiency in modern JavaScript (ES6+), PHP, HTML, and CSS
  • Understanding of build tools including webpack, Babel, and Sass
  • Familiarity with Bootstrap 4 and jQuery
  • Knowledge of best practices for web accessibility and performance
  • Knowledge of Google Analytics
  • Ability to self-start and work in a multi-task and multi-deadline environment
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong teamwork, collaboration, customer service, diplomacy, and project management skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality

QUALIFICATIONS
  • Competitive salary range- $65,000 – $80,000
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Bonus opportunity
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Opportunity to work with a diverse and highly talented team of professionals


Interested applicants should provide resume & cover letter to:
HRdept@alleghenyconference.org
11 Stanwix Floor 17th
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Application Deadline:
Friday, April, 30,2021

Allegheny Conference on Community Development recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, language, national origin, physical and mental ability, race, religion, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, veteran status, and other characteristics protected as required by applicable law.