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Content Specialist/Copywriter
Ref No.: 18-43626
Location: Rancho Cordova, California
Position Type:Contract
Skill Type
Skill Type:Professional
General Summary
  • Under general supervision, leads, manages, plans, produces, implements and analyzes internal and external communications strategies and tactics for projects, programs, products, and services to various audience and market segments through varied channels. Functional areas include technical writing, public relations, and/or marketing communications.

Essential Functions
  • Manages internal and external stakeholder and audience relations, including relationships with vendors, agencies, and other channel partnersInterprets complex issues and presents them effectively; adapts style, tone, and word choice to various channels or stakeholder requests
  • Maintains a pipeline of potential case studies and references by forging strong relationships with project executives and consulting team members for new topics and content based on trends within the company's competitive landscape
  • Builds strong relationships with strategic external partners to maximize reach and influence third parties, such as analysts/ consultancies, to license their content and collaborate to produce or utilize third party white papers & research reports
  • Identifies cross-team impacts and communicates needs as appropriate to peers and leadership
  • Responsible for the enterprise content portfolio including print and digital content directed internally to employees and externally to customers and other company stakeholders

  • Maintains a macro view of all content related to the company corporate brand and Business Unit brands around the globe
  • Researches and writes content for online and offline marketing deliverables such as requests for proposals, technical documentation, customer and product brochures, customer and employee testimonials, white papers, case studies, advertising materials, presentations, video and animation scripts, email campaigns, executive speeches and major internal company announcements
  • Consults with internal Line of Business Leads to understand their industry, insights and customer needs and then provide strategic written communications support their needs

Job Specifications
  • Typically has the following skills or abilities:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Marketing, Communications, or related experience Three to five years experience in related communications work for a variety of mediums and customizing content to targeted audiences
  • Portfolio of work and completed projects
  • Demonstrated ability to use creative ideas to research, present and recommend community involvement proposals
  • Demonstrated project management, analytical and problem solving ability
  • Excellent verbal communication skills with a demonstrated ability to speak in group situations with clear and concise communication
  • Strong writing, editing, communication, presentation, organization, and planning skills; ability to write documentation and reports that are clear, complete, and understood by both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Ability to organize individual responsibilities for multiple tasks, resulting in the timely and accurate completion and delivery tasks
  • Proficiency with word processing, flowcharts, and spreadsheet applications
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to foster cooperation amongst business partners and coordinate internal as well as external resource/workload
  • Regularly exercises discretion and independent judgment the in performance of his/her job duties
  • Ability to work with individuals from all levels of organization
Proficient in word processing and desktop publishing applications

Candidate MUST be ready to bring writing samples in with their interview requests.
  • Understanding of persuasive writing principles and strategy
  • Experience writing effective headlines
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to write both long and short-form copy
  • Copywriting experience with at least some of the following:
  • Direct response pieces
  • Marketing emails
  • Web copy
  • Social media posts
  • Blogs
  • Print ads
  • White papers
  • Infographics
  • eBooks
  • All candidates must submit writing samples with application.
Nesco Resource is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics with respect to employment opportunities.