Job Opening

Posting Title: Web Content Management Specialist
Department/Office: United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Duty Station: GENEVA
Posting Period: 29 April 2022 - 09 May 2022
Job Opening Number: 22-United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction-180313-Individual Contractor
Staffing Exercise N/A
United Nations Core Values: Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity
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Result of Service

UNDRR’s websites remain up to date with good looking and measurably effective content.

Work Location

Remote

Expected duration

6 months, 3 months extension possible

Duties and Responsibilities

The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) is looking for a consultant to help create, maintain and improve its expansive library of online material. This role focuses on content performance, accessible content and improving website content tooling. In addition to content strategy, there may be design and technical aspects to this role.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a background in web content and Drupal to grow their expertise in accessibility, page theme building and other related areas where the candidate has an interest (UX, technical tooling, Drupal, CSS, JavaScript or similar).

This role is 100% remote, the successful candidate will need to be able to collaborate with a team based in Central Europe.
As part of its mission, UNDRR operates more than 10 Drupal 9-based websites (multi-domain) that advocate for reducing disaster risk. Among those sites is PreventionWeb.net, the global knowledge sharing platform for disaster risk reduction and resilience.

Within limits of delegated authority, the consultant will be responsible for the following duties:

1. Support content creation, page building and design across UNDRR’s Drupal websites:
• Building landing pages with a diverse range of components and content needs
• Liaising with stakeholders on required content and effective layouts
• Assisting with general Drupal-related support requests
• Being a champion of good web content design
• Utilising a fundamental understanding of HTML, CSS, metadata, responsive design and other foundational web concepts

2. Contribute to the evolution of UNDRR’s Drupal platform
• Investigate improvements to page creation, including a potential migration to the Drupal implementation of the Gutenberg editor
• Help evaluate changes and feature roadmaps to the Drupal 9 platform
• Assist in improvements to implement a flexible and consistent design system
• Champion accessibility in web content
• Assist in creating content models and user journeys
• Prepare web analytic reports
• Assist with documentation and training activities

Qualifications/special skills

Skills :

- Familiarity with Mailchimp is desirable.
- Familiarity with Kanban and Agile methodologies is desirable.
- Knowledge of DRR, climate change or sustainable development is desirable.

Academic Qualifications :

Advanced university degree (Master's degree or equivalent) in business administration,
management, economics or a related field is required. A first level university degree with a combination of two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.

Experience :

- At least 5 years of experience in web content management, public information, digital
communications, social media, web content management, or other relevant field is required.
- Experience using content management systems (CMS), photo editing software, web analytics, accessibility is desirable.
- Experience with writing basic HTML and CSS is desirable.
- Experience with various version of Drupal (7, 8, 9) and recent versions of WordPress is desirable.
- Experience with UX, content modeling and user journeys is desirable.

Language :
- Fluency in spoken and written English is required.

No Fee

THE UNITED NATIONS DOES NOT CHARGE A FEE AT ANY STAGE OF THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS (APPLICATION, INTERVIEW MEETING, PROCESSING, OR TRAINING). THE UNITED NATIONS DOES NOT CONCERN ITSELF WITH INFORMATION ON APPLICANTS’ BANK ACCOUNTS.

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