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Content Development Specialist

Boston College
Job Location:
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
Development and Fundraising
Boston College Introduction

Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,445 full-time undergraduates and 5,125 graduate and professional students. Ranked 35 among national universities, Boston College has 878 full-time and 1,201 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $1.2 billion, and an endowment in excess of $2.8 billion.

Job Description

The Content Development Specialist is responsible for executing all operationsrelated to website management, social media engagement, and internal andexternal communications for the Lynch School of Education and HumanDevelopment. This position transacts requests from faculty, staff, andadministrators regarding website changes, announcements, and advertisingcampaigns and anticipates various routine, ongoing needs regarding websitemaintenance, academic cycle-related communications, and community buildingvirtual engagements. The position works with the Programs Administrator tosupport events (both in person and virtual), by coordinating media capture,conceptualizing and implementing registration systems, advertising/marketing,
creating and disseminating all digital representations of the event, and othertasks, as needed.

Assists Director of Marketing and University partners (e.g., Assistant ViceProvost for Graduate Enrollment) with implementation of digital marketing.Functions as a responsive team member across the various areas in the Office ofStrategic Initiatives and External Relations, including Professional andContinuing Education, Urban Outreach Initiatives, Program Innovations, andalumni relations. Contributes with content creation for programs, initiatives, andengagement that emerge from each area of the Strategic Initiative office.

This is a term-appointed position for one year with the possibility of a permanent role.

Full-Time Equivalent Hiring Range: $53,950 to $67,450; salary commensurate with relevant experience.


Bachelor's degree and three or more years related work experience,
preferably in an academic setting. Experience working with web-related
* Computer literacy with PC and Mac environments
* Experience in web writing, editing, content and communications
* Proficiency with MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel. Experience and knowledge
of HTML, CSS, Adobe CS applications (including Photoshop, Illustrator,
InDesign, Dreamweaver) a plus.
* Motivated to learn new skills: interest in learning new programs and
concepts in Internet technology and best practices. Research new web
tools, training, assessment and process adoption.
* Strong organizational, communication and proofreading skills required.
* Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, work independently/as
team member.

Closing Statement

Boston College offers a broad and competitive range of benefits depending on your job classification eligibility:

  • Tuition remission for Employees
  • Tuition remission for Spouses and Children who meet eligibility requirements
  • Generous Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Low-Cost Life Insurance
  • Eligibility for both University-Funded 401k and Employer-Sponsored403bRetirement Plans
  • Paid Holidays Annually
  • Generous Sickand Vacation Pay
  • Additional benefits can be found on

Boston College conducts pre-employment background checks as part of the hiring process and requires all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Boston College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. In concert with our Jesuit, Catholic mission, Boston College is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications for women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and covered veterans.To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at

Boston College's Notice of Nondiscrimination can be viewed at

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