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Digital Communications Specialist

The Digital Communications Specialist provides critical support in the writing, editing, production and distribution of written and multimedia content for the websites and digital communications of the Department of Higher Education (DHE) and, by extension, the Commonwealth’s 29 public colleges and universities. By creating and providing vital resources, information, and online services for the system’s students, faculty, staff, leaders, and stakeholders, this position helps to elevate the performance of the Commonwealth’s public higher education system and build local, regional and statewide support for the priorities of the Massachusetts Board of Higher Education.

The Digital Communications Specialist must have strong skills in copywriting, copyediting and multimedia production for the web, and knowledge of HTML and CSS. The successful candidate will be adept at using clear language and visuals to convey information in a way that is easily understood by a broad audience. It also requires strong time management, project management and communication skills, as the Digital Communications Specialist will work concurrently with various workgroups within the staff to ensure timely and accurate delivery of information to the public and appropriate reflection of agency priorities within DHE digital content. The position reports to DHE’s Senior Director of Visual & Digital Communications within the External Affairs unit.


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