14 days old

Staff Associate

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Staff Associate
Requisition Number RE27613
Working Title
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 42
Salary Range $16.49-26.38/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

2 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Sitting for long periods of time, typing (repetitive motion)


Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM (40 hrs/wk) with some occasional overtime

Job Summary

This position supports the Markey Cancer Center, where a high priority is placed on providing all facets of the Markey community with timely information about the cancer center. This Staff Associate will serve as the day-to-day contact for the Markey website and online presence, enabling a better online experience for patients, caregivers, community members, potential donors, and researchers/faculty. Responsibilities include the daily updates of the Markey site; collaborating across departments (especially core Markey staff, UK HealthCare marketing, and UK Public Relations); and maintaining existing features of the site. Superior writing and editing ability, attention to detail, experience managing broad-based web sites and excellent Microsoft Office skills are required.

To be considered as an applicant please attach a Cover Letter, Resume and a Writing Sample for a web/online presence as Specific Request 1.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), Drupal, Wordpress, Email marketing platforms (i.e. Mailchimp), Adobe Creative Suite applications (Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.)

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Bachelor’s degree and five years of experience

Deadline to Apply 05/10/2021
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2021-04-28 Expires: 2021-05-28

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