Combined Jewish Philanthropies Copywriter/Proofreader in Boston, Massachusetts
Summary of Position:
The Copywriter/Proofreader within the Marketing Department proofs, drafts, and edits copy for a wide range of projects including event promotion materials, brochures, direct mail, signage, email communications, event remarks, online banners, social media, video, and web content. This role has primary responsibility for proofreading all materials produced by the Marketing Department and provides support for senior copywriters as needed.
Writes, edits, proofreads, and copyedits a variety of documents and communications.
Provides copywriting support to senior copywriters for both print and online projects on an as-needed basis
Develops and maintains CJP's Copy Style Guide, including editorial standards and policies
Reviews, edits, and re-writes a variety of documents, evaluating for clarity, accuracy, and consistency
Ensures that all documents meet CJP's required and accepted format and content standards
Assists other departments with writing, proofreading, copyediting, and re-writing as time allows
Effectively manages feedback and edits in timely fashion, often within tight timelines
Manages multiple projects and deadlines with attention to detail
Uses good judgment, asks questions when necessary
Engages in activities that boost morale and create a culture of positivity while providing leadership and inspiration to the larger group
Other duties as assigned with or without accommodation
- Bachelor’s degree in English or Journalism
1-4 years of writing/proofreading experience
Experience working in a marketing department and/or ad agency preferred
Ability to work efficiently with online project management and proofreading dashboards
Ability to utilize Zoom and Microsoft Teams video platforms
Familiarity with AP Style
Ability to work independently and on a team
Ability to multitask, meet deadlines, and work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment
Must be meticulously detail-oriented and highly organized
Must have a proactive mindset with high level of drive, persistence, and initiative
Must have a good sense of humor and strong communication skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and Adobe Acrobat required
Marketing/advertising experience a plus
Ability to be flexible and adaptable to changes and shifting priorities.
- Understanding of Jewish community and Federation organizations also a plus
About the OrganizationCJP offers that rare opportunity to tap your skills, talents, and experience to benefit a greater good while you grow professionally. You will work in a dynamic environment, with a diverse group of individuals who share your commitment and enthusiasm. Together, you will make a difference for Jews and non-Jews in Greater Boston and worldwide. We offer competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits and a collegial, family-friendly work and team environment. Come see how we Work with Passion, Live with Purpose, and Make a Bigger Difference every day.Click here for more information on CJP's benefitsCJP conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.CJP is an equal opportunity employer. People with disabilities, women, veterans, people of color, and LGBTQ people are encouraged to apply. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.
This position is currently accepting applications.