Website/Interactive Media Student Assistant

Employer: 

UW-Madison, Russian Flagship Program

Location: 

Russian Flagship Program
1322 Van Hise Hall
1220 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706
United States

Deadline: 

Monday, March 26, 2018

Russian Flagship Program | University of Wisconsin-Madison
1322 Van Hise Hall, 1220 Linden Drive | Madison, WI 53706
info@russianflagship.wisc.edu | www.russianflagship.wisc.edu
Website/Interactive Media Student Assistant
Spring 2018
POSITION DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Assist with designing and developing a revised website for the UW-Madison Russian Flagship Program by:
• Transferring content from the current site to a new platform (from Drupal to WordPress)
• Creating interactive content that responds to input and interacts with users (in the form of text, images,
animations, video, audio, games, quizzes, etc.)
• Performing other administrative duties as needed
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
• Previous experience using WordPress
• Previous experience in website development, business, marketing, or design (acquired in class, work, or
volunteer settings)
• Knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
• Basic graphic design skills, including knowledge and experience with Adobe Photoshop
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• Organized and detail-oriented
• Flexible and creative
• Willing to work in a team environment
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS
• Majoring in Computer Sciences, Communications Arts, or a related field
• Interested in languages and international area studies
SCHEDULE, COMPENSATION, AND SUPERVISOR
• Schedule: The position will begin the week of April 2 and continue through the remainder of the spring
semester; applicant must be available to work 5-6 hours per week; flexible schedule with at least 4 hours
required Monday-Friday between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm
• Hourly rate: $11.00
• Supervisor: Laura Marshall, Russian Flagship Program Coordinator
To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume in PDF format by 5:00 pm, Monday, March 26 to Laura Marshall
(laura.marshall@wisc.edu), or in person in 1336 Van Hise Hall.

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