Careers

Associate Editor

Position Summary

The Associate Editor will serve as a writer, reporter or collaborator for all types of content for print, digital and social channels. This role will participate in the creative process, brainstorms and ideation sessions.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Helps create all content types for print, digital and social channels
  • Assists in crafting unique, emotionally-driven, audience-centric stories
  • Participates in brainstorms and ideation sessions
  • Continually evolves an understanding of SEO best practices
  • Advocates for and participates in the creative process
  • Collaborates with graphic designers, project managers, and videographers
  • Publishes with CMS systems
  • Engages on a regular basis with workflow tool
  • Understands the brand guidelines for assigned client work
  • Collaborates and shares ideas and best practices with Editor peers across the organization

Job Qualifications

Education:   Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Journalism, English or related field

Experience: 1-3 years of experience in digital/social content creation, including digital publishing, marketing, or advertising; expertise in B2B or financial services a plus

 Skills: 

  • Collaboration
  • Ability to demonstrate servant leadership
  • Strong writing and editorial skills, especially in the area of snappy writing, editing, content ideation, creation and publishing for corporate websites (internal and external), social media, and advertising campaigns
  • Must be able to interview and research in order to craft a compelling story. In addition, should be a creative thinker and innovator with tons of ideas for new content
  • Must be proficient in AP Style and willing to incorporate feedback from several editors and subject matter experts
  • Should have a forward-thinking approach to the changing style of digital content and consumption
  • Experience with content management systems (CMS) and digital channels is preferred
  • The Associate Editor should be an organized self-starter and independent worker with the ability to collaborate with teammates and supervisors

 

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