Content Creator - Office of Communications and Marketing
Location: Medford, Massachusetts
Internal Number: 16753
Tufts University Communications and Marketing’s Content team has an opening for a content creator—with a portfolio focus on writing/content production in the health sciences and research areas.
What You'll Do
The Content Creator creates content across the full range of available media and for distribution across all available channels, with a focus on Tufts Now, the university’s news site. The function of the role is to tell the story of Tufts University—the research of our faculty, the ideas of our students, the impact of our alumni, the opportunities represented by our degree programs—in a highly compelling manner.
What We're Looking For
3+ years of demonstrated experience producing content in a deadline-oriented environment, with a high-volume portfolio of strong work, including content development across multiple channels and media
Sharp writing skills and keen attention to detail
Demonstration of ability (with good time-management skills) to handle multiple projects simultaneously
Candidates must be willing to learn new content production tools (including WYSIWYG multimedia tools, simple image editing, audio editing in Audition, etc.).
Prepared to work collaboratively with colleagues to enrich the professional experience and greatly improve the end product
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent years of relevant experience
Experience writing/content production in the health sciences and/or research strongly preferred
Familiarity with higher education environments
Understanding of content optimization for social, mobile, SEO, etc.
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Tufts is a leader in American higher education, distinctive for its success as a moderately sized university that excels at research and providing students with a personal experience. Our unique combination of research and liberal arts attracts students, faculty and staff who thrive in our environment of curiosity, creativity and engagement.