Published on October 20, 2021

The IEEE Professional Communication Society is seeking to fill two part-time positions to develop content for and maintain their website, in particular its resources on communication for engineers

1. IEEE ProComm Digital Content Curator


  • Technical communication practitioner or faculty member in technical communication, engineering communication or related field
  • Well connected to other experts in the field (practitioners, faculty members, and graduate students) 
  • Experience developing online resources on technical, engineering, and professional communication


  • Solicit content from Faculty, graduate students, and professionals in industry to reach multiple audiences of the IEEE ProComm website
  • Plan, edit, and when necessary, write content of posts, for delivery to the IEEE Webmaster
  • Develop content strategy to meet interests and needs of professional engineers, academics teaching engineering communication, and graduate students 
  • Find opportunities for collaboration with other IEEE ProComm properties, such as the Transactions, book series, or the ProComm Conference, that would allow cross promotion of content
  • Plan content for 6 newsletters a year, each of which should highlight 3-4 new posts from the website as well as provide key Society updates
  • Report bi-monthly on progress to the ProComm Board of Governors

$5000-6000 USD Annually 

2. IEEE ProComm: P/T Web Developer


  • Graduate student or recent graduate or new faculty member in technical communication, engineering communication or related field
  • Expertise in WordPress publishing platform and associated plugins
  • Familiarity with HTML editing 
  • Experience in web design, layout and publishing


  • Handle all requests for announcements, page additions and revisions, new postings for the IEEE ProComm
  • Perform routine maintenance for IEEE ProComm site
  • Perform annual evaluation of website architecture and organization, and revise as needed
  • Check and report on website traffic statistics
  • In consultation with the IEEE ProComm Digital Content Curator, design and implement revisions to website as needed to improve usability and presentation 
  • Monitor and post to social media accounts
  • Approx. 8-10 hours monthly

 $3000 – 3500 USD annually,   

For both positions, please send CV and brief covering email, outlining your intention to apply and suitability for the role, to, preferably by November 10th, 2021.  Applications will be reviewed by the President, Vice-President and incumbent Digital Content Curator, and Treasurer as they arrive.