Marketing Promotions Writer

New York
Nov 19, 2013
Dec 19, 2013
Human Resources
Full Time
The world’s leading performing arts center seeks a versatile and experienced copy-writer and –editor interested in producing accurate and well-written communications. Reporting to the Assistant Director of Marketing, Advertising & Promotion the Marketing Promotions Writer researches and writes all promotional copy for the Marketing Department relating to performances, education programs, and membership and fundraising.

• Guide the creation of quality Marketing written communications.
• Research and write promotional copy for direct mail, print, radio, email, and online advertising campaigns for all Lincoln Center Presents and Lincoln Center Education programs.
• Write fundraising letters, email copy, and promotional messages supporting Friends of Lincoln Center membership initiatives.
• Review and edit existing institutional communications to improve their impact.
• Proofread and maintain copy on Lincoln Center’s websites working closely with the Digital Marketing Manager to ensure that information online, including campaign specific content, event information, and institutional messaging remain current.
• Proofread all communications and advertisements generated by the Marketing Department with a keen attention to detail and Lincoln Center’s style guide to ensure that only flawlessly written material is published.
• Build and maintain Lincoln Center quote database working with the Marketing Media Manager.
• Assist other Lincoln Center departments in their messaging efforts as needed.
• Work closely with the Creative Services and Digital Marketing Services departments to ensure written and visual communications are aligned in tone and message.

• Ability to conceptualize and produce strong, clean promotional copy on tight deadlines.
• Skilled at writing to customers on their level and in different brand voices.
• Excellent overall writing skills.
• Exceptional proofreading ability
• Strong familiarity with the Chicago Manual
• Superior attention to detail.
• Familiarity with and appreciation for a wide variety of performing arts.
• Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.
• Ability to work in a collaborative, fast-paced environment.
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Candidates with strong opinions about split infinitives and/or the serial comma encouraged to apply.
Please send a cover letter and resume to

Lincoln Center is an equal opportunity employer

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Internal Candidates should contact a member of the Human Resources Department directly.

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