Digital Communications Developer Classification "IV" in the Department of Enrolment Management - Recruitment

Employment Group List: 
CUPE 1393
Posting Type: 
Internal and External
Job Posting Number: 
Closing Date: 
04/10/2022 - 4:00pm


The Digital Communications Developer will help raise the profile and awareness of the University to attract and support students through digital and communication initiatives. The incumbent supports all aspects of the University’s future student communications experience to ensure that communications at all stages of the recruitment and admission cycle are on brand, consistent and engaging.


The successful candidate will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field (i.e. Business and Computer science, Information Management Systems, or Computer Science) or a similar relevant discipline as determined by the Department plus, 1 year of direct web design and/or front-end web development experience; or College diploma in a related field (i.e. web design, web development, interaction design & development, etc.) or a similar relevant discipline as determined by the Department plus, 3 years of direct web design and/or front-end web development experience
  • Experience of HTML5 and an appropriate range of other programming languages such as CSS, JavaScript or PHP
  • Demonstrated knowledge of best practice in web-based marketing communications, including web usability, accessibility, cross-browser compatibility, optimization, and user experience
  • Experience of working in a role requiring front-end development as well as some basic back-end server-side programming
  • Experience designing, developing or generating digital graphics
  • Experience in website development using a content management system such as Drupal, Eloqua or a comparable system
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills, including exceptional writing skills
  • Experience using analytics to aid improvement
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize, multi-task, and work as part of a team or independently, including with both technical and functional teams
  • Proficiency with commonly used internet, communication, and related computer applications including Microsoft Teams, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • Intermediate proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite or equivalent
  • Awareness of marketing related legal guidelines, such as data protection, copyright, AODA, CASL or GDPR
  • Awareness of digital marketing trends and search engine optimization


  • Experience of working with CRM systems to support marketing activities
  • Experience with Oracle Business Intelligence Publisher or equivalent reporting solution to author, coordinate, and deliver reports and documents
  • Experience of implementing brand guidelines
  • Awareness of accessibility standards


Rate of Pay: 
Classification "IV" per Schedule A of the Collective Agreement

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