Marketing Writer

Recruiter
Boston University
Location
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Posted
05 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
05 Mar 2018
Ref
5465/B0518
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

You are a strategic problem solver, a gifted storyteller, a conceptual thinker, and relentless in pursuit of the big idea. You write persuasive, engaging copywhether award-winning headlines, long-form stories, or brand positioning/messaging platforms for clients. You have a strong portfolio that demonstrates your experience concepting and executing across multiple mediums and platformsdigital, video, print, social, OOH, emerging technology. If this describes you, we want to hear from you! Responsibilities: Write marketing and informational copy for websites and publications centered around readers needs, project goals, and the University brand Develop and produce cross-platform communications for schools and departments as well as editorial publications Create a range of breakthrough, viable concepts and designs for each assignment, demonstrating a strategic approach with high attention to detail Possess familiarity with the interactive design processVisual Design, Information Architecture, Wireframing, User Experienceand collaborate with Content Strategists and front- and back-end developers throughout the build of design Work with multiple creative partners and collaborate across various departments Stay abreast of emerging technologies and make recommendations for clients and the department based on learnings About BU Interactive Design So what can you expect from us? Were a fun-loving yet serious group that gets excited and inspired by all the cool stuff happening in the labs and classrooms across the University. National and local awards line our walls, but thats not what drives us. Were simply motivated by telling the best story we can for our clients. Our creative standards are as high as any top-tier agency, yet we take the work-life balance seriously. We want you to grow, not burn out. The University offers a generous benefits package that includes the opportunity to take high-quality college and masters-level classes at a fraction of the cost. Visit our site [https://www.bu.edu/interactive-design/] to learn more about our team and our work.

Required Skills

5-8 years of comprehensive, professional writing and concepting experience in an ad agency or interactive agency Extraordinary creative ability and communication skills Superb time management, flexibility, and project management skills Ability to work well under pressure Prefer experience across multiple mediums/platforms: TV, print, digital, social, OOH, and nontraditional A masterful presenter with ability to articulate complex interactive design principles, brand positioning, creative platforms, advertising messaging even to the most uninitiated of audiences Apply now and please include a link to your portfolio.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, 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