Web Designer

UW Oshkosh

UW Oshkosh is part of the robust University of Wisconsin System—one of the largest systems of public higher education in the country. As a member of the System, UW Oshkosh provides students with state-wide resources and ensures top academic quality and accountability. UW Oshkosh is one institution with three world-shaping campuses.

The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh provides a high-quality liberal education to all of its students in order to prepare them to become successful leaders in an increasingly diverse and global society. Our dedicated faculty and staff are committed to innovative teaching, research, economic development, entrepreneurship, and community engagement to create a more sustainable future for Wisconsin and beyond. High-quality academic programs in nursing, education, business, social sciences, natural sciences, humanities, fine and performing arts, engineering technology, information technology, health sciences, and applied and liberal studies—all delivered in an innovative and inclusive learning environment—lead to degrees at the associate, baccalaureate, master’s and professional doctorate levels.


Position Details

Web Designer
Northeast Wisconsin
Oshkosh, WI

Reporting to the director of digital marketing, the Web Designer will support UW Oshkosh digital marketing and communications by designing, building, and improving University websites. They will work with departments across the University to ensure that web content effectively contributes to marketing and communications goals.

45% Web content creation

  • Design and build websites and pages that contribute to UW Oshkosh marketing and communications goals 
  • Meet with University faculty and staff to manage web projects and identify opportunities for improving web content 
  • Update web content to comply with accessibility requirements, brand standards, and best practices in web design

25% Web content management

  • Use available tools to evaluate web content for accessibility, web performance, search engine optimization, and brand compliance 
  • Implement changes to web content and structure based on measurements, best practices, and market research 
  • Train University faculty and staff in web content editing and best practices in web design

25% Digital strategy management

  • Manage Google Analytics properties to accurately report on web traffic and the success of digital marketing campaigns 
  • Perform internal and external research to identify opportunities for improving digital marketing and communications strategy

5% Other duties as assigned


  • Demonstrated proficiency using WordPress or another web content management system.
  • Strong skills in web design including content layout, site organization, visual design, institutional branding, and/or user experience.
  • Strong communication skills that are clear, effective, and sensitive, whether in person or in writing.
  • Familiarity with web analytics measurement and reporting using Google Analytics or a comparable tool.
  • Demonstrated commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion.


  • Associate's or bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in a related field.
  • Familiarity with HTML, CSS, and other front-end web programming languages.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Working knowledge of image editing software.
  • Experience working in higher education.
  • 12-month, annual, fixed-term renewable
  • $39,590 - $49,488

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