Communications Web Administrator

DOE up to $60,000 annually+ Excellent Benefits and Great Work/Life Balance

Arizona State Retirement System (An agency of the State of Arizona)

February 5, 2020

For more than a half-century, the Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) has provided retirement, health insurance and long term disability benefits to employees of the state, counties, municipalities, universities, community colleges, school districts and other political entities. We are a top performing benefit plan administrator with a solid reputation and sustainable plan design. Our organizational culture is based on the following principles; Professionalism, Results, Improvement, Diversity and Excellence. We believe in delivering service with PRIDE. Check out our webpage,, to learn more about the ASRS. Please apply online at, Job ID 53424.

ASRS’ Strategic Communications team is seeking a proactive and self-directed Communications Web Administrator to: • Develop & maintain public website, including troubleshooting and repair of performance issues; content management; development of new functions and/or content types; training new users, as needed • Monitor secure website content and functionality; ensuring brand consistency between public and secure sites • Responsible for the Agency’s intranet / Content Management System (CMS), including troubleshooting and coordinating repair of performance issues; content monitoring; development of new functions and/or content types; training new users, as needed • Serve as the Agency’s website expert (internal/external), collaborating with business units & Communications team members to meet needs and improve efficiencies, and make recommendations for future functionality and direction to management • Monitor analytics, report findings, and make recommendations • Maintain mandated accessibility standards on the public website as well as the Agency’s brand and communications standards • Serve as backup to other Strategic Communications team members, as needed • This position will report to the Strategic Communications Manager.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: • Strong working knowledge of Drupal and relevant coding languages (HTML, JavaScript, PHP) • Working knowledge of (or ability to learn within six months) of Atlassian Confluence/Jira/Kanban • Working knowledge of Google Analytics with ability to recognize trends and make recommendations based on analytic findings • Best practices in website building and development, content management and web analytics • Excellent project management and problem-solving skills, ability to multi-task, and meet deadlines. • Effective written and verbal communication skills; ability to convey abstract concepts to non-technical stakeholders • Ability to work effectively within a creative, collaborative team environment as well as independently. IDEAL CANDIDATE: • A Bachelor’s degree in digital media, integrated marketing communications, computer sciences with an emphasis in marketing or communications, or related fields. • Evidence of continuing education, such as web-related & programming language certifications, a plus. • Three to five year’s experience as webmaster / web administrator, preferably working within a marketing communications environment.

• Strong working knowledge of Drupal

BENEFITS: The State of Arizona offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes: • Robust and affordable insurance plans (medical, dental, life, short-term and long-term disability options) • A top-ranked retirement program • 10 paid holidays per year • Accrued vacation and sick days • An incentivized commuter club and public transportation subsidy program • Work-life balance supported by flexible work hours, telework, and Monday thru Friday work weeks • The opportunity to participate in deferred compensation, credit union membership, and a wellness program • Rewarding work that benefits the people of Arizona • Public Service Loan Forgiveness eligible employer • Opportunity for goal-based and spot incentives Please visit to learn more about benefits offered to our employees. The Arizona State Retirement System is located in midtown Phoenix, within walking distance of the Light Rail. We also provide free covered parking. We offer a stable work environment and an atmosphere that fosters a healthy work-life balance.  Arizona State Government is an EOE/ADA Reasonable Accommodation Employer.  All newly hired employees are subject to the E-Verify Employment Eligibility Verification Program.  Candidates selected for hire will be subject to a background investigation to include credit and criminal history.  The Arizona State Retirement System does not provide sponsorship for this position. Neal Park - HR Generalist -