AUTM is the nonprofit leader in efforts to educate, promote and inspire professionals to support the development of academic research that changes the world and drives innovation forward through research commercialization (tech transfer).
In this role, you will be employed by AUTM both for Association responsibilities and in support of the Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC). This is a remote position and is open to candidates in all geographic areas, but applicants based in the Washington, DC or Chicago areas are preferred to facilitate more frequent meetings with other staff.
AUTM is committed to fostering diversity and inclusion within its staff and Membership. Diversity encompasses, but is not limited to: race, ethnicity, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender identity, age, physical or medical condition, military and veteran status, socioeconomic status, marital and familial status, and sexual orientation.
You willoversee and maintain the AUTM and FLC websites (including daily updates to content), lead the build of new platforms and designs, run marketing automation campaigns to recruit and retain Association Members, curate several databases, monitor analytics and provide staff training and platform troubleshooting, when necessary.
What you will do:
Make content updates, homepage changes and page builds on autm.net and federallabs.org (this requires proven writing and communication skills)
Debug pages and fix broken links or images
Monitor and analyze site performance
Address user complaints and be the first line of defense in troubleshooting issues before escalating to support vendors
Project manage AUTM’s planned web refresh (audit, discovery and build) to Kentico Xperience V13
Provide lead support for FLC Business database migration from Drupal to Wellspring.
Act as the staff lead for monthly AUTM and FLC website committees, to review quarterly analytics and recommend changes to improve and evolve the sites
Oversee and run web-based marketing automation programs for AUTM
Work with vendor for ongoing back-end maintenance and front-end optimizations for page speed
Manage Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager implementations and integrating into Google Data Studio for visualization
Seek to innovate web, providing suggestions, feedback, and thoughts on UX/UI using analytics and user behavioral tools
Work collaboratively with other teams to understand future website needs as they relate to business KPIs
Monitor website stability including uptime, page speed, links, images, and all other associated website UX is working as intended
Proven project management skills
Excellent time management skills and attention to detail
Troubleshooting and analytical abilities
Outstanding organizational skills
Ability to work within teams as well as independently
Experience working with databases and dashboards
Ability to effectively manage vendors to keep projects and tasks on time and within budget
A four-year degree in a computer-science related discipline or communications/marketing with the relevant experience or certification
Strong knowledge of CMS, LMS and AMS
Prior experience with Kentico is strongly preferred
Strong knowledge of web analytics, SEO and standards.
AUTM is the non-profit leader in efforts to educate, promote and inspire professionals to support the development of academic research that changes the world and drives innovation forward. Our community is comprised of more than 3,000 members who work in more than 800 universities, research centers, hospitals, businesses and government organizations around the globe.