Contract Position Available: IARPC Web Manager & Community Coordinator

March 4, 2020
By Jessica Rohde

The Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee (IARPC) seeks a creative professional to use web-based skills to advance Arctic science coordination at a critical time in the Arctic research enterprise.

IARPC is seeking a Web Manager & Community Coordinator who will be responsible for managing its online user-driven collaborative website called IARPC Collaborations. This will be a contracted position, managed through the Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S. (ARCUS). The candidate will be responsible for engaging the community to contribute content to the website. They will maintain workspace tools (such as online calendars and user-uploaded documents and updates) to effectively coordinate interagency activities and communicate with external partners domestically and internationally. The qualified candidate will take steps to improve the user experience on the website, increase engagement across the user profiles, and develop analytics to track the effectiveness of the website. They will provide support to IARPC collaboration teams (groups formed to implement the IARPC 5-year Arctic Research Plan) to improve team engagement on the website and at virtual meetings and provide support for collaboration team leaders to execute communication strategies. Qualified candidates must be located within the United States.

To see the full job description and instructions for how to apply, go to:

Application deadline: Friday, 13 March 2020, 5:00pm AK

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