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Communications Writer and Editor

Posted: 03/24/2024

SUMMARY: 

 The Communications Writer & Editor will develop compelling content through engaging messaging and storytelling techniques that connect with a vast audience and influential stakeholder groups including prospective students, parents, alumni and donors. In addition, the position is responsible for developing engaging content for marketing and communications materials, write and edit reports, news releases and feature articles, website content, presentations, video scripts, donor solicitations and other forms of internal and external materials. The Communications Writer & Editor must write and edit copy to reflect the University’s brand while maintaining a consistent voice, style, message and standards and serves as a creative support in the development of clear, persuasive and compelling narratives that support the organization’s communications, marketing and strategic objectives. The Communications Writer & Editor will work as part of a dynamic and highly collaborative Marketing team in a fast-paced environment.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include, but are not limited to, the following:  

  • Conceptualizes, writes, edits and proofs content for a diverse array of University projects, while ensuring compliance with AP and internal style guidelines and brand standards.  
  • Supports the development of creative campaigns, ensuring all content aligns with both project-specific and department goals.
  • Content may include website copy, academic program descriptions, internal staff communications, fundraising communications, recruitment campaigns, magazine features and advertisements.
  • Meets with clients to develop content.
  • Manages multiple projects simultaneously and delivers projects to meet deadlines.
  • Regularly collaborates with the Marketing & Media Relations Team, as well as University clients across campus.
  • Additional job-related duties as required by the supervisor.
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