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Sep 29, 2016
Temp To Perm
Agent: Sha'Ron M.
Job #: 108916
A client in DC is currently seeking a Publications Specialist to join their team on a contract to hire basis. The company is a very family oriented company with a collaborative culture. This position is a full time, contract to hire opportunity and would ideally be looking to interview candidates immediately. Talent should expect to take a couple tests administered by the client on word and editing skills. The ideal talent will need to have experience in Microsoft Office 2016 and have experience working with highly technical and quantitative concepts and content. Responsibilities include:
Creates, lays out, and produces presentations, graphics, charts, illustrations, reports, and other documents with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
Assists with editing and proofreading materials to adhere to preferred style and standards
Executes, delivers, and performs quality control on all materials
Works closely with Client Services teams to determine effective ways of communicating complex technical information
Provides back-up for marketing team on web updates, e-marketing campaigns, etc.
Collaborates on various marketing content for firm, including drafting, editing, integrating into other materials, and posting on internal and external web pages
Formats and produces internal communications materials including event signage and materials (community programs and employee events), badges, tent cards, maps, business development materials, templates, HTML emails, website graphics/layouts and other marketing materials
Formats and produces materials used for recruiting, employee benefit programs, and other HR projects
Located in Washington, DC - metro accessible, contract to hire, full time, interview and start immediately
Bachelor’s degree and 2-3 years’ experience working with highly technical and quantitative concepts and content
Experience with SharePoint, HTML and Adobe Creative Suite - InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop
Highly advanced skills in Word, PowerPoint, and Excel in a PC environment, working with templates and having the ability to create complex charts and graphs
Strong attention to detail and organizational skills, with a strong focus on quality control and follow-up
High level of professionalism, excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a collaborative approach to working with others
Ability to work independently and on teams under tight deadline pressure and to provide support across multiple projects simultaneously
Strong analytical, creative and problem-solving skills
Flexibility to work night and early morning hours, sometimes with little notice. (May require more than 40 hours per week to perform the essential duties of the position.)
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