The Office of Communications and Marketing is responsible for creating strategic content for internal and external communications channels (except media), for producing a wide range of digital (website, social, email) and print communication, for managing digital communications, and for managing our marketing communications for our educational, research, community outreach, and clinical programs. Key audiences served by marketing programs include prospective and current students, prospective and current faculty, staff, alumni, donors, stakeholders, government officials, referring veterinarians, and current/future hospital clientele.
The Writer/Editor is responsible for the creation, development, and editing of all written content across multiple platforms in support of communications and marketing strategy. This role collaborates with communications and marketing team members to produce integrated digital and print communications across platforms. The Writer/Editor coordinates with campus partners to tell the robust and comprehensive story of Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine.
BA/BS in relevant field (English, Journalism, Marketing).
3+ years professional writing and editing experience.
Excellent writing, editing, proofreading skills.
Knowledge of AP style.
Outstanding communication and engagement abilities.
Reliability and efficiency.
Attention to detail.
Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced work environment.
Ability to build and maintain relationships with colleagues and stakeholders.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Familiarization with SEO best practices.
Photography and videography skills a plus.
Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite; ability to quickly master new technologies.
Special Work Schedule Requirements:
Some evenings and weekends required depending on events and deadlines.
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
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