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JOBS

Senior Web Specialist/ Webmaster1

  • Company: A24media
  • Deadline: Friday 1st March 2013
  • Location: Nairobi
Job Description

A24Media is a Pan-African online media agency that connects the rest of the world with content production resources and information from and about Africa. We are looking for a Senior Web Specialist/ Webmaster. Duties/responsibilitiesnsible for developing an innovative portal for a progressive online media field, develop specifications and make recommendations on the use of new and emerging technologies.


Innovation, Programming and database administration are all elements of this position.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain a strategic plan for internet presence, SEO, Social Media and advertising based on management priorities, policy directions and organization goals.
  • Ensure systems and protocols internally that ensure all content is optimized across all platforms and user experiences (websites, mobile, social, video, blogs, video portals etc)
  • Ensure that all websites and internet properties under your influence have been technically optimized to attract and engage those visitors that closely match the agreed profile of the target audience
  • Develop innovative, reusable mobile web based tools and applications.
  • Analyzing feedback from Marketing and reviewing change requests with upper management.
  • Engage in outside-the-box thinking to provide high value-of-service to the organization.

Required Skills

  • Minimum degree preferably in Computer Science, Information Technology, BBIT or a related field.
  • At least 5+ years experience with SEO, web development, design and project management.
  • Strong SEO Optimization, monetization experience wuth
  • 4 years minimum experience with HTML/XHTML and CSS, Web programming experience, including PHP, ASP or JSP and experience working with relational database systems such as MySQL, MSSQL or Oracle and a good working knowledge of SQL
  • Graphic design skills
  • Development experience using extensible web authoring tools
  • Self-starter with strong self-management skills to manage multiple priorities

How to apply

Applications accompanied by copies of certificates plus detailed CV should be forwarded to: jobs@a24media.com. Prospective candidates need to present an existing work portfolio to increase their chances. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.