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Senior Content Creator/Editor - Office of Communications and Marketing
Tufts University

Date Posted Feb. 23, 2022
Title Senior Content Creator/Editor - Office of Communications and Marketing
University Tufts University
Medford, MA, United States
Department Office of Communications and Marketing
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Classified Staff
  • Communications/Public Relations
    Graphic Design/Marketing


Tufts University Communications and Marketing’s Content team has an opening for a senior content creator and editor—with a portfolio focus on writing/content production in the health sciences and research areas.

What You'll Do

The Senior Content Creator/Editor creates and edits 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

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of demonstrated experience producing content in a deadline-oriented environment, with a high-volume portfolio of superb work, including content development across multiple channels and media
  • Sharp writing, editing, and time-management skills and keen attention to detail
  • Demonstration of impeccable ability to manage 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.).
  • Sophisticated (and ever-expanding) understanding of content optimization for social, mobile, SEO, email, etc.
  • Skilled in establishing fruitful collaborations with colleagues that enrich the professional experience and greatly improve the end product
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent years of relevant experience


Preferred Experience:

  • Experience writing/content production in the health sciences and/or research.
  • Familiarity with higher education environments
  • Experience with proactive pitching of ideas with topical news hooks
  • Has a strong desire to work in a collaborative environment

An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.


Equal Opportunity Employer - minority/females/veterans/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity.

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