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Content Writer
University of Akron

  • Jul. 14, 2017
  • Content Writer
  • Communications & Marketing
  • University of Akron
    Akron, OH
    United States
  • Aug. 11, 2017
  • Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Communications/Public Relations
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Content Writer
The University of Akron
Akron, OH

The University Communications & Marketing Department at The University of Akron is looking for a Content Writer.

A key member of the creative team to assist in the development of advertising, email, social media and marketing material from conceptualization through production and distribution. The successful candidate will demonstrate his or her ability to effectively convey University messaging to internal and external audiences through clear, persuasive writing.

The successful candidate will also have the ability to think creatively and intuitively, in the style of ad agency copywriters, while also having the capacity to interpret academic and administrative terminology. Research and write promotional materials, including ads, brochures and other collateral, especially to help with recruiting (and retaining) students. Develop written content for web, social media and email communications. Research and review existing content on college search sites for accuracy, quality and content.


  • Relevant Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of one (1) year of experience writing in varied styles, including social media content, ad copywriting and publications writing.
  • Proficiency with software applications, including Microsoft Office/Outlook and experience with emerging/popular web and social media apps required.

For complete details and to apply visit:
Job ID # 10198

Application Deadline: August 11, 2017

  • The University of Akron is an equal education and employment institution. It is the policy of this institution that there shall be no unlawful discrimination against any individual in employment or in its programs or activities at The University of Akron because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, genetic information or status as a veteran. The University is also committed to the principles of affirmative action and acts in accordance with state and federal laws.

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