QualificationsEducation: Bachelor’s degree in a related field such as English, communications, or journalism.
Experience: One (1) year of experience in writing and editing documents.
Preferred: Demonstrated skill in writing compelling copy, editing, and proofreading; proven experience working in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines; detail-oriented.
Supervisory Experience: N/A
Preferreds:Relevant content writing and editing experience for higher education, nonprofit fund development work, a corporation, or the communications/public relations field.
Proven work experience as a Content Writer/Editor or a similar role. Experience writing for fundraising and/or marketing campaigns within higher education or other persuasive writing experience.
Proficient in Associated Press style. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:Knowledge of position requirements. Skill in effective use of applicable technology/systems. Ability to effectively communicate both verbal and written thoughts, ideas, and facts. Ability to work cooperatively with others and independently. If accommodations are needed for a disability, please contact Staffing & Career Services at 410-706-2606, Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm EST. Maryland Relay can be accessed by dialing 711 (in-state) or 1-800-735-2258.
UMB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law or policy.
Job: CI Exempt or Non-Exempt Staff
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Jan 11, 2021
Unposting Date: Jan 18, 2021, 11:59:00 PM