Drupal Web Designer at Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC)

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At IFYC, we’re ever adapting and changing. We look for people who set audacious goals and love that one workday may not be like the next. We are serious about our vision of an America where people of different faiths, worldviews, and traditions bridge divides and find common values to build a shared life together. We seek to build a team comprised of the diverse identities we need to achieve our vision, and we strongly encourage candidates who are underrepresented in many interfaith spaces to apply.

Responsibilities:
•    Maintains branding and functionality of ifyc.org to ensure the site fully supports the marketing and communications objectives of the organization
•    Responds to organization-wide requests for website edits or additions using a ticket system
•    Makes regular back end web updates through Drupal CMS system
•    Plans site design by clarifying goals with internal stakeholders and designs mock-ups and wireframes in response to program area briefs
•    Builds responsive and engaging landing pages and microsites
•    Performs multiple device testing before page roll outs
•    Performs UX/UI review of current website and offers recommendations for improvements, including plotting optimal user journeys
•    Designs graphics for use outside of IFYC’s website - such as infographics, social media graphics, and email graphics/icons/banners
•    Ensures website functionality and stability across devices i.e. desktop, mobile, tablet
•    Oversees management of contracts and spend versus budget, with external web support agency
•    Ensures Google Analytics account is correctly structured and fully integrated with other tools 
•    Reviews website data capture mechanisms and offer recommendations on how we maximize data capture
•    Performs SEO audits and continuously optimizes for organic rankings
•    Works with internal web content contributors to ensure content is optimized for SEO
•    Analyzes, reports out and continuously optimizes current website for best performance (load times, bounce rates, traffic volume and source etc.)
•    Acts as brand guardian for online spaces and develops web specific guidelines
•    Constantly seeks to improve ifyc.org by staying abreast of the latest trends and tools in the field, as well as latest compliance requirements.

Essential Qualifications:
•    3-5 years’ experience in web design and web development using modern frameworks, mock-ups, wireframes, landing pages and websites/microsites - in response to client/internal briefs
•    Experience of working in CMS systems - Drupal
•    Strong knowledge of HTML, CSS, JS, JQuery 
•    Advanced Google Analytics skills and Google Tag Manager experience – structuring account, reporting and optimizing
•    Proven SEO experience
•    Strong graphic design skills for web (Adobe Photoshop) 
•    Experience working within and applying brand guidelines on web
•    Experience in quality assurance improvement methods
•    Authorization to work in the United States

Preferred Qualifications (not required):
•    Some photography and editing skills
•    Experience of editing videos (Adobe Premier Pro)

Essential Qualities: 
•    Resonance and personal interest in IFYC’s mission and excitement about how we use the web to better reach and communicate with our audiences
•    Creative and agile approach to problem-solving – goes above and beyond what’s being asked to find the best possible/most creative solution
•    Excellent interpersonal skills and highly collaborative 
•    Consultative without using jargon and with a strong commitment to excellent client service
•    Continuous optimization approach – ensuring we’re achieving highest possible ROI for marketing spend, as it relates to online channels
•    Ability to manage and hold external vendors accountable
•    Excellent written and verbal communications skills

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141 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60604
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