WCMS website lead

Site management tasks are complex and varied. It is recommended that one person be responsible for the holistic approach to the management and maintenance of a website.

For WCMS sites, the Guidelines for use of the WCMS state: A designated faculty member or regular staff person; (authorized by the department) must be assigned as website lead and Site Manager. For WCMS 3, this person should also be a Site Owner.

Main responsibilities:

  • Planning and managing creation and maintenance of the website.
  • Managing access to the website and assigning areas of responsibility.
  • Ensuring users have taken the appropriate training.
  • Ensuring quality and compliance: usability and accessibility; copyright and other legal compliance; consistent with University policy and guidelines; best practice.
  • Coordinating and delegating web tasks.

Skills required:

The following skills are required for users performing site management tasks: