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Communications & Marketing Writer

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Sep 25, 2020

Irvine, CA 92618

Freelance

Agent: Chelsea C.

Job #: 161297

Salary: 38-42 per hour DOE + Benefits

Job Description

Aquent is seeking a Communications & Marketing Writer​ for a Financial services organization in Irvine, CA. The ideal Writer will be able to bring stories to life across a variety of channels and extensive experience interacting with high-level stakeholders. This role will be focused on writing for internal facing communication and/or corporate communications - but we want you to be able to make it fun, peppy and engaging! You will interact with high-level stakeholders and ideally have experience with external marketing writing. 

*Talent must provide internal writing or other communication/ presentation samples*

We are looking for a Communications & Marketing Writer to be part of a tight-knit creative team that develops informative, eye catching and inspiring written and visual communications, marketing materials, campaigns and events. If you are passionate about communicating, operate well on a small team, have a go-getter attitude and a keen eye for good writing, keep reading!

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develops original written digital and print content for multi-media communications including, but not limited to: emails, memos, talking points, video storyboards and scripts, FAQs, articles, live events, webinars, blurbs, presentation decks, social content, posters, flyers and infographics
  • Strong writing and copy editing experience, able to bring stories to life through strategic communication campaigns
  • Works independently on standardized/recurring assignments and under the direct supervision of senior staff
  • Devises and executes creative marketing and communications campaigns, in keeping with Capital’s culture and brand standards
  • Uses creative storytelling techniques to create an emotional connection with the audience.
  • Ensures all members of the project team, client and direct supervisor are apprised of the project status, required deliverables, the review process and the completion schedule.
  • Assists with concept design, planning, logistics and execution of campaigns and virtual events

SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS

  • Can take conceptual ideas and translate into corporate, contemporary written and/or visual content through the use of creative writing, and collaboration with others to implement graphic design/ videography
  • Extensive working knowledge of corporate yet contemporary writing skills
  • Extensive working knowledge of MS Office tools such as Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel and Word.
  • A keen eye for innovative marketing tactics to an internal audience and the importance of brand and campaign management
  • Self-starter, inspired by ideas, creative, fun, and team oriented
  • Ability to adhere to project schedule and be a collaborative team player while being able to independently work on deliverables.
  • Strong organizational skills: goal and deadline oriented, pro-active thinker and do-er
  • Strong communications skills: articulate ideas, express self and capture others’ ideas easily.
  • Familiarity and interest in marketing strategies used in diverse industries such as fashion, gaming, entertainment, theater, retail, etc.


Education level: Bachelor’s Degree
Years of experience: 4+
Location: Irvine, CA, starting all-virtual

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