Hired by Matrix, Inc. Marketing Consultant in Boston, Massachusetts

Marketing Consultant

Job Type:Contract

Job Location:Boston

Massachusetts

Job Description:

Summary

  • Our Client, a global education publishing company, is seeking a Marketing Consultant possessing a bachelor’s degree and 3-5 years of experience writing for print, email, web, and other marketing communications in content marketing, advertising, public relations or related fields.

  • Our Client’s fast-paced Creative team oversees creative concepting, content writing and editing, and design for marketing campaigns in the K12/Assessment, Higher Education, and Professional markets in North America.

  • Their projects include emails, websites, sales tools, training materials, print pieces, ads, sales letters, presentations, event and trade show graphics, videos, signage, and more.

  • The Marketing Content Specialist reports to the Content Manager.

Responsibilities

  • Provide a creative spark and be a resource for brainstorming new, innovative and competitive marketing solutions.

  • Collaborate with product and service development, management, and marketing to gain a thorough understanding of the market, competitive product benefits, and marketing objectives so that copy will be targeted and compelling.

  • Support requests for creation of original content for comprehensive marketing campaigns.

  • Receive content from clients and other sources and edit/optimize it as follows: -Proofread and edit for grammar, spelling, accuracy, and style --Ensure consistency in message, voice, and brand. Ensure appropriate keyword placement for SEO, if applicable

  • Help ensure that Company products, services, events, initiatives, etc. are represented across all of our marketing websites where appropriate.

Qualifications

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree Required

Experience

  • A digitally savvy marketer with 3-5 years of experience writing for print, email, web, and other marketing communications in content marketing, advertising, public relations or related fields.

  • Experience in education preferred.

  • Appreciation of print and web layout, design, and user experience.

  • Understanding of SEO and mobile best practices.

  • Working knowledge of HTML and web publishing/content management processes, systems, and related tools.

Skills

  • Positive attitude and team spirit.

  • Excellent verbal, written, organizational, analytical, and interpersonal skills.

  • Exceptional attention to editorial detail. Impeccable editing skills.

  • Familiarity with using editorial style guides (particularly Chicago Manual of Style).

  • Proactive and forward-thinking.

  • Enjoys collaboration and offers ideas to improve projects and processes.

  • Self-starter and highly detail-oriented, with the organization and time management skills to manage multiple projects simultaneously and to shift priorities according to business needs.

  • Must be able to work quickly under deadline pressure and follow through on assignments.

  • Proficiency with Google Docs and project management applications such as Basecamp or JIRA.

Please submit your resume for consideration. Once submitted, feel free to contact Rahul at 630-580-0309 for additional information.

Approx. Duration: 6 months

About Hired By Matrix

Hired by Matrix, Inc. is a full service staffing and recruiting company that enables Fortune 200 and mid-market companies nationwide to achieve their strategic goals. Founded 29 years ago by CEO Sharon Olzerowicz, Hired by Matrix distinguishes itself as an exceptionally reliable partner whose industry knowledge and continuous pursuit of excellence allows the company to deliver the caliber of professionals who become our clients' most important assets. Our responsiveness, tenacity and know-how apply to all service delivery channels, from corporate procurement executives and hiring managers to Managed Service Providers (MSPs).

We recruit for a variety of job types including IT, Finance and Accounting, Administrative, Marketing, Clinical/Scientific & Human Resources. Our team of expert account managers along with our recruiters who specialize in a range of capabilities and niche disciplines, collaborate closely with our clients to understand their needs, corporate requirements and company cultures. Using this information, our teams build robust, fully customized pipelines of highly-qualified contract professionals that we manage, motivate and monitor throughout the life of the assignment resulting in successful matches, long contracts and repeat business.

Hired by Matrix offers our contract professionals competitive salaries, benefits after 60 days and a 401k option after one year.

Equal Opportunity EmployerWBENC CertifiedWOSB Certified

CEO Sharon Olzerowicz serves on the WBENC Board and is a long-standing member of the Forum Governing Group.