$60,000-70,000 annually, plus benefits (paid hourly)
Our client in the financial services industry is looking for a sharp content professional to join their team. Be part of a Fortune 500 company!
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Responsible for editing and writing support for print, digital, and social media content and for the creative services group
Review content opportunities and recommend content strategies that meet corporate goals and deliver an excellent user/audience experience.
Fact-check, edit and proofread all marketing department content
Review, screen, present and reply to story submissions
Act as a staff writer, developing content for both print and web
Research, develop content, check factual accuracy, ensure quality and obtain appropriate approvals for social media and web communications
Write and post daily news, features and other content for blog, web and mobile
Monitor engagement and performance of content using analytics tools to ensure data driven decisions on editorial content
Conducts all business in a professional and ethical manner to serve customers and increase the goodwill and profit of the company
Ability to work overtime
Ability to travel overnight
Assist in stages of the editorial cycle: editorial calendar development, topic identification, brainstorming, research, interviewing, writing, editing and proofing, in-house and outside ad management for print and online, production, distribution and framing for web.
Liaise with other teams within the marketing department and teams in the field (homebuilding divisions and mortgage company) for editorial purposes as needed
Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, English and/or Marketing from a four-year college or university; or related experience and/or training
Three + years of creating original copy
Exercise discretion when working with confidential information concerning the company, executive management and employees is a must
Strong communication skills and ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills
News writing and editing experience
Ability to thrive while balancing multiple projects, requests and deadlines
Knowledge of SEO best practices, social media and other digital promotional strategies
Experience working with Content Management Systems
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written oral form or via applications