Join the Web Services Team!

Published: April 13th, 2017

By: Jeffrey Stevens

Category: Making It Better: The Web Services Blog

Web Services is dedicated to helping UF Health move medicine forward, through building tools for patients and staff and in communicating the stories of healing, care, and research. Come be a part of our team!

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Marketing Communications Specialist – Content Strategist

The communications specialist will work closely with UF Health clients and marketing/news staff in planning, coordinating, and executing content additions and modifications of websites (text, graphics, videos, forms, etc.) and in reviewing and making recommendations for continual improvement of existing content.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Optimizing and improving content for and the UF Health Bridge intranet. You’ll work closely with the UF Health Communications team to identify business goals and with the Web Services team to test and study audience needs, and then plan and execute content strategies to optimize, the enterprise, patient-focused website for UF Health’s hospitals and outpatient clinics. In addition, you’ll help in refining the UF Health intranet for faculty, physicians and staff. Will continually analyze the taxonomy that drives the Enterprise UF Health websites and determine methods for continual improvements to deliver relevant, timely information to core audiences.
  • Consult for other UF Health properties. You’ll provide audits and best practices for UF Health supported websites, including the six Academic Health Center colleges, as well as institutes, centers, and other academic websites.

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Social Media Coordinator (Gainesville)

Telling the stories of our doctors, their patients, and our researchers and staff – that’s at the heart of this position. The social media coordinator is responsible for telling the UF Health story on multiple platforms and in measuring and reporting these results. We’re looking for a person with at least 4 years experience in managing online communities.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Managing UF Health’s primary social media accounts and blog, engaging patients, students, and the community. You’ll work closely with our news, marketing and creative services teams to develop social campaigns to meet UF Health’s strategic communications goals, educate the public and improve health literacy, and promote our campus’ education and research missions. You’ll help coordinate our editorial calendar with other social media managers within UF Health and throughout the university.
  • Identifying trending stories and topics on social media and pitching ways UF Health can join in on the conversation that will help patients and their families.
  • Informing senior leadership of our social media efforts and community sentiment, through reports, case studies, and presentations. We’ll also encourage you to share your findings with the larger social media, healthcare, and higher education communications community – we believe strongly in providing professional development, both for our team and for others.
  • Providing training and support for UF Health’s social media community. As the primary social media communicator in the organization, you’ll provide a key role in guiding social efforts throughout our organization by holding biannual trainings and informal discussions with other account managers and editors. You’ll also assist in drafting best practices and social media policies for the academic health center, and will review proposals for new social media accounts in partnership with our communications specialists.

Apply Now (look for job code 45512)

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Social Media Intern (Gainesville)

Reports directly to the Assistant Manager of Web Services. Works closely with UF Health’s social media team to plan, produce and publish content for UF Health social media channels. Generates social media planning calendars and coordinates with marketing and communications staff in scheduling for campaigns and events. Participates in campaign kickoffs and idea-generating sessions in support of social media campaigns for colleges, centers, institutes and research labs within UF Health. Identifies trending stories on social platforms and opportunities to tell UF Health’s stories through those lenses. Reviews social sentiment about the organization and collects data for review. This position will:

  • Keep social content continually rich and engaging
  • Assist in adapting methods of delivering social patient-centered content based on analytics and audience reaction
  • Research and communicate opportunities to use trending topics to reinforce our missions of empathy and wisdom
  • Arrange planning and publishing calendars
  • Observe social media sentiment for UF Health in the community
  • Keep aware of current social media platforms and how they differ
  • Explore new social opportunities using new tools or platforms

Apply Now (look for job code 48815)

About the Author

Jeffrey Stevens

Assistant Web Manager

Jeff Stevens is the Assistant Web Manager for UF Health Web Services. He focuses on user experience, information architecture, content strategy, and usability.

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