Do you enjoy writing? This is a chance for you to make some money at it over the summer, and add to your clip portfolio.
The right person for this position would have excellent writing and editing skills; the ability to prioritize projects, handle multiple tasks, and meet deadlines; excellent attention to detail; strong organizational, interpersonal, and verbal communication; knowledge of various word processing, spreadsheet, database, and electronic filing applications; familiarity with Google Documents and other Internet-based applications a must. A background in journalism, writing, or English is preferred. Reporting, blogging, video, and Web-related editorial experience is a plus. A writing and editing test will be given to finalists.
Check out the full listing for the position, including duties, in the JobShop. If you are interested, email a resume, cover letter, and three writing samples to Allison Kaiser at firstname.lastname@example.org, drop them off at 221 Alumni Hall, or mail them to Marketing Communications Attn. Allison Kaiser, 953 Danby Road, Ithaca, NY 14850.
This job description is for two different writer/editors in the Office of Marketing Communications. One is for the Office of Marketing Communications and the other is for the Media Relations team.