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To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be received by FRIDAY, APRIL 26, 2019. 

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The Wisconsin Humanities Council (WHC) is an independent nonprofit organization affiliated with the National Endowment for the Humanities and the University of Wisconsin System. The Wisconsin Humanities Council supports and creates programs that use history, culture, and discussion to strengthen community life for everyone in Wisconsin. The WHC is supported by federal, state, and private funds and governed by a statewide board of directors.

Position Summary

The Wisconsin Humanities Council seeks a digital storytelling producer to manage and produce content for a statewide digital storytelling project under the guidance of the WHC Executive Director and in collaboration with other professional staff. This position is located in Madison.

Position Expectations

Under the leadership of the WHC Executive Director, the digital storytelling producer will manage and produce the Love Wisconsin digital storytelling project (www.lovewi.com) Responsibilities include the following:

  • Work with the WHC team to create and execute digital strategy for the Love Wisconsin project.
  • Manage Love Wisconsin social media accounts, email program, and website.
  • Manage digital ad campaigns and track data.
  • Plan and create new content. This may include interviewing, writing, video creation, photography, and other forms of media.
  • Select and supervise media freelancers to assist with content creation.
  • Develop new and creative ways to engage and grow and audience, both online and in person.
  • Manage sales, shipping, and marketing of the Love Wisconsin book.
  • Contribute to WHC reporting for board meetings, or other needs.
  • Other duties as assigned by the WHC Executive Director.

 Essential Job Functions

  • Creative storytelling skills with strong editorial judgment.
  • Excellent organization and communication skills.
  • Ability to plan content across platforms with sensitivity to differentiating audience engagement tactics.
  • Execution of thoughtful, timely written communication in a fast-paced social media environment.
  • Ability to work collaboratively, as well as independently.
  • Ability to interpret and implement learnings from data analysis (will receive support in this role).
  • Ability to work some evenings, weekends, and occasional travel as projects warrant.
  • Ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time.

Minimum Qualifications

In order to be considered for this position, a candidate must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher.
  • At least 3 years of experience as a professional writer, media producer, content creator or communications professional.
  • Knowledge of basic journalistic ethics and editorial principals.

More information about the Digital Sotrytelling Producer And Project Manager pdf can be found in the complete advertisement.

To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be received by FRIDAY, APRIL 26, 2019. 

For more information on the University of Wisconsin System, access our site at http://www.wisconsin.edu/.

The University of Wisconsin System Administration is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and actively seeks and encourages applications from women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.