Digital Communications Associate - Yale Repertory Theatre/Yale School of Drama (YRT/YSD) seeks a strong self-starter who works independently and in a team setting with an ability to collaborate effectively and flexibly with a large number of staff, students, interns and other professionals representing a diversity of personalities, gender expression, race, sexual orientation, religion, ability, age, class and immigration status. The position requires comprehensive knowledge of content-managed and static HTML websites, branding, image processing, typography, and email coding to provide complex creative and technical web/email support to YRT/YSD.
Yale University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression. Yale is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Yale strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.
Qualified applicants must have demonstrated experience working with HTML, CSS, Photoshop, Dreamweaver or equivalent HTML editing application; intermediate to advanced ability with Microsoft Word and Adobe Acrobat; basic Excel. Eight years related work experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience required. Applicants must possess strong planning, troubleshooting, customer service, and verbal and written communication skills; be able to meet fluid deadlines with attention to detail, remain calm under pressure; and be able to articulate creative and technical concepts to lay users. Preferred experience includes working within WCAG 2.1 accessibility guidelines, experience working with WordPress, Tessitura, Tessitura Messaging System, Wordfly, TNEW, Drupal version 6 or 7 and/or working in a professional performing arts organization. Demonstrated ability to serve as model and mentor to graduate professional students. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
Internal Number: 54490BR
About Yale School of Drama/Yale Repertory Theatre
Yale School of Drama is a graduate professional conservatory for theatre training in every discipline of the art form: acting, design (sets, costumes, lighting, projection, and sound), directing, dramaturgy and dramatic criticism, playwriting, stage management, technical design and production, and theater management.
The School operates in unique partnership with the Tony Award-winning Yale Repertory Theatre. Faculty are distinguished for both professional accomplishments and dedication to teaching; students are admitted based on talent and potential for a career in the professional theatre; graduates of the School are known for their accomplishments on the legitimate stage, in film and television, and a variety of other creative fields.