Educational Technology Social Media Journalist

Employer
Location
Washington
Posted
Feb 26, 2014
Closes
Mar 28, 2014
Contact
Ms. Erni Bridges
Duration
Full Time
Are you an inveterate storyteller with a geeky bent who can’t keep a thing to yourself? Then we have the job for you.

McMURRY/TMG, the country’s leading content marketing agency, seeks an online content editor to craft articles and social campaigns for multiple technology-focused sites. We’re looking for someone with reporting and editing chops, sharp writing and editing skills, and a proven ability to frame stories that resonate with readers.

We’re seeking a journalist with at least three years of online writing, editing, content management and social media experience, who can produce SEO-friendly content and tease text for many digital channels. Our ideal candidate will also have experience covering technology in the education sector — from K–12 through higher education.

You need a demonstrated ability to work with clients and deliver a superior user experience. You must also love juggling numerous responsibilities — under deadline.

Job functions will include:

•Creating, developing and managing content for the client’s web presence
•Finding and developing sources, as well as covering events
•Optimizing content for the web
•Developing ideas to grow and engage an online audience
•Monitoring and engaging with your audience on various social media platforms
•Developing and maintaining an editorial calendar
•Managing freelancers, including writers and bloggers
•Working cooperatively with other team members, clients and vendors

This is an opportunity to work in Washington, D.C., with a terrific firm that offers a great salary and benefits.

Contact us by visiting our web site at mcmurrytmg.com and submit your application and resume online at mcmurrytmg.com/careers.



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