Content Specialist

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges District Office at the Urban campus is seeking a full-time Content Specialist.

Under the direction of the Associate Director for Marketing & Communications, this position will be responsible for:

  • As part of the district marketing department, the Content Specialist is a creative, flexible, and project-oriented communications professional. This team member will develop, write, edit, and produce original, engaging content for a variety of mediums, including publications, print materials, direct marketing/advertising, EICC website and social media, ensuring all content aligns with the EICC brand. Working as a curator, creator, and social listener, you will have the ability to conceive innovative and visually compelling content through strategic planning and in real-time.

Qualifications will include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, English, Journalism, Communications or other liberal arts-related field required.
  • Experience should include performing professional-level writing and storytelling for marketing and advertising campaigns, with a background in SEO.
  • Must have skilled proficiency to interview, research, develop and write original stories/articles.
  • Must have knowledge of Associated Press (AP) writing style.
  • Possess the proficiency to edit/proofread own work and work of department employees.
  • Requires ability to use computer systems and software, preferably including experience with CMS and/or CRM tools, Adobe Creative Suite, Google Analytics, and project management software.
  • Experience in photography and videography is preferred.
  • Must be able to manage multiple tasks and priorities in a busy setting.
  • Must have the ability to work with a diverse student population, staff, and external constituents.
  • Successful candidate must be skilled in maintaining effective relations with administration and instructional personnel as well as students and the public.
  • Must have excellent attention to detail and accuracy, be able to meet deadlines, and maintain confidentiality.
  • Successful candidate must possess exceptional communication skills both verbal and written.


Review of applications will begin November 7, 2022 and continue until the position is filled. For consideration please complete online application and send resume and cover letter to e-mail EICC-HR@eicc.edu.

It is the policy of Eastern Iowa Community College District not to discriminate in its programs, activities, or employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, religion, and actual or potential family, parental or marital status, as required by the Iowa Code §§216.6 and 216.9, Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. §§ 2000d and 2000e), the Equal Pay Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. § 206, et seq.), Title IX (Educational Amendments, 20 U.S.C. §§ 1681-1688), Section 504 (Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C. § 794), and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S.C. § 12101, et seq.).

If you have questions or complaints related to compliance with this policy, please contact EICC’s Equal Employment Opportunity Officer/Equity Coordinator, Eastern Iowa Community College District, 101 West Third Street, Davenport, Iowa 52801, 563-336-5222, equity@eicc.edu or the Director of the Office for Civil Rights U.S. Department of Education, John C. Kluczynski Federal Building, 230 S. Dearborn Street, 37th Floor, Chicago, IL 60604-7204, Telephone: (312) 730-1560 Facsimile: (312) 730- 1576, TDD (800) 877-8339 Email: OCR.Chicago@ed.gov.