Web and Multimedia Specialist

Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction - Ottawa, ON (il y a 7 mois)

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Reports to: Director, Information Systems and Web Services

Reporting to the Director, Information Systems and Web Services, the Web and Multimedia Specialist possesses strong technical, creative and communications skills with a focus on web-based interactive solutions, web development, audio, video and accessibility standards. The position will contribute to the strategic and innovative enhancement of CCSA’s web presence and assets.


Develop and maintain CCSA’s microsites, including widgets, features, modules, frame manipulation
Participate in the shooting, recording and editing of video and audio products, including products for Facebook Live
Photograph corporate events primarily for social media
Contribute to identifying, implementing and managing web-based interactive products and collaboration solutions (e.g., online learning, web repositories, online quizzes, etc.)
Support the technical development, implementation and management of webinars and collaboration tools
Lead in applying the accessibility standards (AODA) as they pertain to web and multimedia
Provide technical development and implementation of CCSA’s social media components
Research new technologies to improve visibility and usability of CCSA’s web assets and social media initiatives
Perform website testing and troubleshooting (e.g., browser, platform, accessibility, server, database, etc.)
Perform other duties, as assigned


Successful completion of a bachelor’s degree or diploma in web development, design, multimedia or related discipline
2–3 years of related work experience in web development, photography, audio-video production and social media, preferably in a corporate setting
Experience with technology and software necessary for video and audio editing, storage, publication and other aspects of asset management
Knowledge of instructional design and e-learning products (e.g., Articulate Storyline, Moodle, Canvass)
Strong practical knowledge and experience with the following programming languages and software: HTML, CSS3, XML, JavaScript, React, GIT, WordPress, Drupal, Adobe After Effects, Photoshop and Premiere Pro
Ability to manipulate video and audio through editing tools
Up-to-date knowledge of emerging trends and technologies in social media and online technologies
Ability to debug layout and code across multiple standard browsers and technology stack
Demonstrated knowledge of web and mobile accessibility principles, techniques and guidelines based on the W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0.
Proven experience in website layout, design and development, including mobile devices (responsive design)
Self-starter with the ability to manage multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
Focused on high-quality, well-developed interpersonal, analytical and technical troubleshooting skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Experience in project management
Experience with web analytics software
General understanding of privacy and consent as it relates to multimedia production
Bilingual English and French

Consideration of candidates will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates should submit a résumé and covering letter by email to hr@ccsa.ca. We thank all respondents; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.