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Jul 11, 2019

Austin

Temp To Perm

Agent: Den M.

Job #: 149734

Salary: $60,000-70,000

Job Description

Content Writer - North Austin (onsite)

Full-time, Temp to Perm (6 months)

$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

Required Qualifications

  • 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
  • Proficiency with MS Office and email

Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with AP style writing preferred

 

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