Writer and Editor, Office of External Relations
+ Job Number:
17925
+ Functional Area:
Communications
+ Department:
Sloan School of Management
+ School Area:
Sloan School of Management
+ Employment Type:
Full-Time
+ Employment Category:
Exempt
+ Visa Sponsorship Available:
No
+ Schedule:
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Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture and benefits that just arent found together anywhere else. If youre curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future then take a look at this opportunity.
WRITER AND EDITOR, Sloan School of Management-Office of External Relations (OER), to write content to be used for direct marketing, electronic newsletters, print publications, annual reports, social media, event marketing, and other publications. Will partner with OER to define strategies, develop concepts, and write compelling copy which maximizes engagement and philanthropic investment in MIT Sloan and work on multiple projects across several disciplines at the same time; write informational, analytical, and interpretive content for articles, briefings, talking points, and other written material using subject matter expertise related to Sloan news, alumni, and faculty; write for fund-raising and stewardship activities, including appeals and stories about gifts and serve as the lead for writing and editing direct mail solicitations; and write copy for events such as brochures, emails, and post-event engagement. A full job description is available at it.edu/sloan-hr/jobs/OERWriter2.pdf.
Job Requirements
REQUIRED: bachelors degree in communications, English, journalism, or related field; at least three years of writing and editing experience in a professional setting, preferably in a university or nonprofit setting. Seek an experienced writer and editor who can work on deadline in a fast-paced environment while managing multiple projects. Must be detail-oriented, highly analytical, demonstrate initiative, possess strong networking skills, and have the ability to build and maintain relationships across the Institute. Job #17925-7 A writing sample will be requested as part of the interview process. 8/28/19
MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.
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