Wanted: A crackerjack copywriter with sharp editing skills to join the dynamic marketing team at Kiwanis International. The ideal candidate has experience with collateral copywriting and Web writing and a portfolio to prove it. Magazine writing and editing skills would be helpful, too, since the position will be responsible for marketing materials and publications for the elementary-school segment (Kiwanis Kids) and middle school students (Builders Club). Writing for Kiwanis magazine may include international travel opportunities. The job also involves developing strategy and content for Web sites. This position requires excellent time management and project management skills, as well as a desire to work collaboratively with designers, editors, PR, and internal clients in a fast-paced environment. If you're a creative strategic thinker and a talented writer and editor who has a passion for serving the children of the world, please review the detailed job description and complete the on-line process at www.kiwanis.org/careers.
Equal Opportunity Employer M/F
Principals only. No phone calls, please.
Kiwanis International offers a competitive salary and a full benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, Sec 125, life, STD, LTD, AD&D, 401(k), educational reimbursement and much more.
If meaningful work, room to grow professionally, and a supportive and healthy office culture inspire and motivate you to do your best, this may be the job for you.
Minimum of bachelor's degree in journalism, advertising, marketing or communications field or equivalent degree.
At least three years of experience in writing and editing for Web sites, publications and/or print collateral
Excellent project management and multitasking skills
Strong communication and support abilities
Experience "planning the work and working the plan"
Experience effectively working with teams
A commitment to maintaining positive working relationships
Microsoft Office Suite Products
Microsoft Outlook-utilization of calendar and management tools
Internet proficiency-including experience using social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Google Groups
35 mm camera proficiency
Web content management systems (can be learned on the job)
SharePoint (can be learned on the job)
Marketing Central (can be learned on the job)
Some weekend work required
Some travel required
Kiwanis-family, nonprofit or service experience a plus
Agency experience a plus
Magazine/journalism experience a plus
Multilingual a plus
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Apply URL: http://www.kiwanis.org/careers