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Nov 07, 2019

McLean, VA

Freelance

Agent: Cynthia E.

Job #: 154079

Salary: Competitive hourly + subsidized benefits

Job Description

Strategic Communications division has an excellent opportunity for a marketing communications writer with demonstrated experience advancing corporate brand through digital platforms and mentoring colleagues on brand voice, tone, and engagement. This role requires an excellent communicator and independent self-starter with a positive, can-do attitude and strong curiosity about how technology can be used to address public interest challenges. The right candidate is highly adaptable and able to work collaboratively with the content, creative, and project management teams to plan and deliver copy for a variety of purposes including brand advertising, newsletter, customer and capabilities case studies, infographics, website copy, and others as required.

If you enjoy learning and writing about complex, cutting-edge technology including cyber security, homeland security, quantum computing, GPS (Positioning/ Timing/Navigation), healthcare, aviation safety, national security, data privacy, and AI, this team is the place for you!

Responsibilities:
-Create compelling marketing communications content to increase awareness and familiarity of corporate mission, attract leads and/or other key goals
-Develop and write about our successful programs, including case studies, testimonials, and other initiatives
-Manage multiple projects simultaneously and honor deadlines
-Demonstrated ability to manage cross-enterprise stories and effectively communicate with all levels of staff and management
-Use data-driven insights by analyzing content marketing metrics to suggest changes and write more effective assets

Qualifications:
-A portfolio of compelling examples of work in digital and print media, social campaigns, video, or any copywriting that demonstrates creativity and conceptual thinking
-5+ years of experience working in an advertising agency, creative studio, corporate marketing department, or a combination of these environments
-A flexible and collaborative work style, with the ability to work both with internal clients directly and as part of a creative team including designers, multimedia professionals, and communications strategists, as well as within all
levels of an organization, including supporting senior executives
-Experience with writing to brand messaging guidelines
-Ability to handle multiple projects; organized and can prioritize, multi-task, and meet deadlines
-Enthusiasm about being part of a team that contributes to new business activities when they arise and delivers engaging and inspiring messaging for ongoing client work
-Proficiency with Microsoft Office and the ability to learn our internal project management system

Requirements:

Aquent is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing employment opportunities to minorities, women, veterans, and disabled individuals

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