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Content Writer

  • Engineering, Construction, Manufacturing, Technical, Utilities Jobs

Description

  • Work collaboratively across the Waters organization to bring new pages and web experiences to life across Waters.com
  • Convert source content from scientific stakeholders on a legacy web platform into readable, easy-to-understand content on a new platform, tailored to an expert audience
  • Determine content gaps in web content, including identifying content that doesn’t fit existing page templates or key information that may be essential for a reader, and work with scientific stakeholders to develop content to fill those gaps
  • Research and check against other materials on a topic to ensure consistency
  • Revise work based on editorial feedback and SEO keyword recommendations
  • Manage and report on the status of copy projects within Jira

Specific Requirements

  • Experience writing in an industry with a complex portfolio set like life sciences or healthcare, with a portfolio of writing samples
  • Bachelor’s degree in English, communications, or a related field
  • Excellent command of the English language, especially the rules of syntax, punctuation and grammar
  • Experience utilizing a style guide to drive cohesive voice and tone
  • Ability to simplify complex concepts, making them easier to understand for the average reader
  • Organized, with strong time management skills and ability to stick to deadlines
  • Knowledge of SEO best practices
  • Familiar with the life sciences industry, including liquid chromatography and mass spectrometry
  • Familiar with working in Agile methodology
  • Familiar with Jira
  • Familiar with Adobe Experience Manager
  • Writing samples or a link to a writing portolio reqired for consideration

Hard Skills

  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Content Creation and Management
  • Best practice development
  • Agile methodology
  • Advanced language knowledge
  • Advanced writing skills
  • Proofreading and editing skills

Soft Skills

  • Time management
  • Responsible
  • Organized
  • Creative
  • Enthusiastic