Writer/Editor

7 days left

Recruiter
Boston University
Location
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Posted
30 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
28 Oct 2017
Ref
5107/I2917
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Tracking Code 5107/I2917

Job Description

The Writer/Editor is responsible for the creation of accurate, engaging, and informative brand-based content for print and digital materials, the Questrom website, and various social media channels. Reporting to the Associate Director, the Writer/Editor works independently and with the Marketing & Communications team on specific projects for a variety of audiences. The work of Marketing & Communications is done to advance the mission, vision, and values of the Questrom School of Business, the role of the Writer/Editor is a critical component of this work.

Required Skills

Skills/Requirements: Demonstrated ability to create engaging content for print, web, and social media Experience in researching, interviewing, writing, and editing with careful attention to detail under tight deadlines Willingness to learn and apply the Questrom brand standards, especially messaging and voice Ability to write for many different audiences while maintaining a unified brand voice Knowledge of the creative process Familiarity with WordPress Experience with social media channels and interest in evolving forms of new media and their applications Ability and willingness to master new processes and technologies Skilled at prioritizing work on concurrent projects Strong commitment to professionalism, professional responsibility, and personal accountability Curious, self-motivated, and collaborative Comfortable stretching roles and responsibilities to accomplish agreed upon goals and objectives Background: BA/BS required, communications, journalism, marketing, or related field preferred 3-5 years experience writing and editing professionally preferred, will consider internships and/or academic work as part of length of experience Active on social media Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Must submit a cover letter to be considered

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular