Title: Website Assistant


Location: Local at first, possible remote after intinal start period.


Hourly Commitment: At least 5 hours per week.


Job Purpose: To assist our Website Administrator in the maintenance and development of our website through the use of a content management system (Joomla) and other software.


Description: TAC is one of the most popular archaeology-related websites, featuring video and audio streaming, a large body of content, and other functions.  We currently are maintaining TAC through the use of Joomla, a commonly used content management system (CMS).  Thus far, our Website Administrator has been covering this area, but the task is big and we want to move ahead faster with TAC development.  Our Website Assistant will be responsible for a variety of diverse tasks in maintaining and updating the site.  This is a chance to help accelerate the progress of a dynamic and growing nonprofit enterprise.  You will be joining a dynamic and innovative team on a mission to create a unique media organization with worldwide influence.  Your help here will have a direct impact on ALI's productivity and ability to pursue its public mission.  And the experience you gain will be directly transferable to other technical positions you may seek in the future.


Key Responsibilities: Upkeep of our website, troubleshooting, and technical and creative input on its content and functionality.


Requirements: We prefer people who have interest and experience in CMS (especially Joomla) operation and management.  The more experience in this area the better, of course.  We will train you in day-to-day tasks so that you can take them on with confidence.  Specifically, the ideal applicant will have experience in the following: Windows Server 2003, PHP, MySQL, CSS/HTML, and Joomla.


To Apply: Contact Dr. Richard Pettigrew by telephone (345-5538) or e-mail (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).  A resume is required.