Writer

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Jan 30, 2017
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Writer

Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff

Department: Dean's Office, Arts and Sciences

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 08-02-2016

Posting Summary:
Reporting to the Director of Communications, the Writer is responsible for managing and creating (writing and editing) integrated content for the College's website, social media platforms, and print media. Responsibilities include ensuring that the College's website, social media, publications, and other outlets are updated with relevant and timely news, information and features that enhance awareness of the contributions, accomplishments and strengths of the College and its departments, programs, faculty, students, and alumni.

The incumbent will be adept at creating and managing original content across a variety of media platforms and possess excellent writing and editing skills and editorial judgment. S/he will interact occasionally with the College's senior leadership team and University Communications, and frequently with the Arts & Sciences Development group, Arts & Sciences faculty and staff, and other key constituents across the University.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
-demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and succinctly with a high degree of relevancy to targeted audiences
-highly competent in writing, editing, project management, and creative direction
-be a strategic thinker with the ability to manage multiple projects in a complex environment
-attention to detail
-organizational skills
-sound judgment
-ability to build strong relationships with colleagues across the College and University

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