Serves as chief writer and generates internal and external communication documents for media, publications, advertisements, website, fundraising campaigns, etc. Writes advertising copy for print, broadcast, web and transient media platforms; formats copy for print, broadcast, web and transient media platforms; formats copy for print, broadcast and collateral materials. Drafts, edits and proofs talking points, speeches, event scripts and remarks for key university programs as well as external presentations. Writes, edits, and proofs feature articles and general newsletter items, magazines, recruitment publications, campaign materials, special events, etc. to ensure highest quality documents are consistently maintained. Provides counseling to various university departments and committees; performs other related duties as assigned. Salary competitive and commensurate with education and experience.
Minimum of Bachelor's degree in journalism, writing, English language/literature or related fields with at least two years of relevant work experience. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing, to organize and present ideas, materials, concepts accurately, to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others; and manage multiple tasks, deadlines and schedules. Background and/or credit check required.
Complete application online; submit cover letter, resume, transcript(s) and three letters of reference online or by mail to: Staff Writer Search, Savannah State University; University Advancement; Box 20439; Savannah, GA 31404
Review of applications will begin upon receipt and continue until the position is filled.