This is a professional position in the Strategic Communications and Content department reporting to the Sr. Director, Digital Content. The Writer/Editor works with other communications and marketing team members to implement the content strategy and editorial direction of AIA communications and AIA-branded content, externally and internally, in a highly collaborative environment. The incumbent adapts strategic messages and story lines for reported articles, speeches, talking points, ad copy and member communications intended for specific internal and external audiences.
Content development and management:
Institute and member content integration
Knowledge of architecture is greatly desired. Knowledge of urban planning, landscape architecture, and/or the history of architecture is preferred.
Outstanding editing, writing, and verbal communications skills; experience in editorial project management and managing writers, editors, and designers required. Ability to multitask with overlapping assignments, multiple deadlines, and shifting priorities.
Proficient with email marketing systems such as Real Magnet, as well as digital publishing tools such as Drupal, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and Adobe Dreamweaver. Experience managing complex multimedia projects involving interactive, video, and audio components desired.
Â Bachelors degree in Journalism, English, Communications, New Media, or related field and a minimum of five years of experience working as part of a digital publishing team required.
No direct supervisory responsibilities but will manage assignments for internal and external writers, designers, developers, and videographers, as needed.