The Digital Content Writer assists the marketing department in achieving Booth's marketing goals by developing strategic content across all of Booth marketing channels, with a particular focus on digital content for websites, social media accounts, and email marketing.This position offers a fair degree of autonomy in writing and editing to suit the opportunities and best practices of diverse media platforms, informed by Booth's brand strategy, brand voice, and point-of-view.The Digital Content Writer plays a key role in driving the Booth brand forward with engaging, creative, error-free content communicated through Booth's brand voice. The Digital Content Writer must possess exceptional writing and editing skills, as well as enterprise for his or her work.PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: As a part of the Marketing team, the Digital Content Writer:-Writes and edits content for Booth across all media channels: web, email, print, video scripts, social, etc., with a primary focus on digital for Booth's key audiences?prospective student, current student, and alumni audiences, as well as business and thought leaders.-Creates engaging, strategic, optimized, action-oriented content for social media and email for all audiences.-Adapts brand messages to best fit various digital channels.-Works with Content Team in the Marketing Department on redesigning and relaunching websites.-Manages the daily webpage update requests submitted by Booth's CMS users from across the organization (the "Workbox"), while ensuring those changes are error free and match house style.-Conducts proofreads and QAs of digital content prior to publication.-Proactively contributes to the Chicago Booth Magazine blog, The Kicker, by pitching story ideas to the team, reporting stories, and writing them.-Collaborates with creative team on visuals to support messaging.
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