University Park, Pennsylvania
Bowling Green, Ohio
Ithaca, New York
Syracuse, New York
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Bachelor's degree in English, journalism, or communications. Experience with writing and marketing in a university setting, foundation, or nonprofit organization. Familiarity with and knowledge of fundraising and higher education.
Required Skill/ability 5: Commitment to an inclusive workplace. Ability to engage with diverse audiences (age, gender, nationality, race/ethnicity, profession, sexual orientation, etc.).
Posting Position Title: Development Associate, Publication Writer
Required Skill/ability 3: Ability to prioritize work, juggle multiple tasks, and meet deadlines in a time-constrained environment.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Staff Writer, Communications
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated exceptional written communication skills. Writing samples required. The ability to write clearly and elegantly, concisely, quickly, and effectively is essential, as is the ability to adapt writing style to a variety of audiences and publications. Superior editing and proofreading skills and experience.
Required Skill/ability 4: Well-developed verbal and interpersonal skills; ability to work effectively with staff across the university, including high-level administrators and faculty.
Required Skill/ability 2: Demonstrated organizational and research abilities, strong computer skills, and strong attention to detail and accuracy. Ability to maintain strict confidentiality.
Bachelor's Degree in a related field and three years of experience writing and editing in a professional setting or equivalent combination of education and experience.