POSITION TITLE: Digital Media Specialist (DMS)
DEPARTMENT: National Resource Center on ADHD (NRC)
REPORTS TO: Health Information Team Leader & Operations Manager
FLSA STATUS: Exempt
Position Description The Digital Media Specialist supports the educational and outreach mission of CHADD’s National Resource Center on ADHD (NRC) in two primary ways: 1) creating, editing, producing, and posting video, audio, and text content on ADHD for online dissemination via various online media including, but not limited to: websites, blogs, social media sites, and online communities; and 2) participating in the major online ADHD communities and regularly contribute evidence based information to those discussions, dispelling myths and misinformation when needed.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
The Digital Media Specialist produces online and digital content for the purpose of expanding the Center’s information dissemination activities, outreaching to and engaging with parents of children with ADHD, adults with ADHD, educators, healthcare professionals, and the general public. Specifically, the DMS:
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
The ideal candidate possesses a creative eye with skill toward packaging health information content (derived from NRC public education materials, existing CHADD content, and new research) in new and appealing ways that will engage target audiences online. Must have experience producing high quality digital content; and must be well-versed in current and emerging communication technologies.
The successful candidate will be:
The candidate will also have:
Education and Experience
Send Cover Letter, Résumé and Salary Requirements to: firstname.lastname@example.org. If selected for an interview, candidates should be prepared to submit a portfolio of work examples related to their work in the field. Position is based in CHADD's Landover, MD office. Telecommuting is not an option.