Content Writer - Philadelphia (Center City)

Starts Week of 10/5
Duration 3-6 months
Status Freelance
Rate Starting at $35 per hour, DOE
Our higher education client is looking for a content writer to join their team. This role will be 35 hours per week and will be 6 months in duration.

There is a small chance tasks will require the selected candidate to come to campus to complete a project. The project is mostly remote.

Content Writer Responsibilities
- Write short and long form articles, digital pieces and executive level communications for university faculty, communication teams and leadership
- Field and direct reporter calls and other media inquires
- Interview faculty and staff for news stories
- Write press releases.
- Maintain a professional demeanor on all calls, in written communication and video conferences

Content Writer Requirements
- 5-7 years of experience writing for multiple mediums supporting editorial and university goals
- Bachelor's Degree is required for this role
- Previous experience interviewing subjects
- Experience in higher education and non profit is a must
- A portfolio of samples to review showcasing voice and tone
- Media outreach and relations skills
- Ability to pivot between priorities and ask questions to relieve ambiguity

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: