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Writing Jobs in Chicago

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Senior Copywriter

The Marketing Store
Chicago
1 day ago
+23
We’re looking for a Senior Copywriter with the ambition and creativity to help make TMS – voted AdAge’s top places to work in 2018 – more famous for its creative solutions. The Senior Copywriter will have a background in creating highly-engaging integrated marketing promotions combined with the ability to create strategically sharp, focused concepts and delightfully compelling copy for promotional elements in the physical – and especially digital – space. She or he is a masterful storyteller who can get it told in under 3 seconds, in fewer than 7 words, and leaves everyone wanting more. This hungry, and exceptionally talented, individual will be responsible for partnering with art leads, other copywriters, and cross-functional teams to drive the creation of on-strategy concepts for some of the biggest, most recognizable clients in the world. If this sounds like a role designed just for your brand of talent and amazingness,then we should talk. Like now.

Copywriter

The Mx Group
West Suburbs
1 day ago
About the role: How do we know you’re our new B2B copywriter? You’re a purposeful writer who doesn’t have time to waste on fluff and filler. For you, every word counts. Copy is your tool of choice to change minds, tell a story and make a difference. You’ve been honing your skills for a while, and now you’re ready for the next step. As our new copywriter, you’ll create content for a wide variety of B2B clients across diverse mediums. Print, email

Content Manager, Financial Services

Seismic
Chicago
4 days ago
+18
Content Manager, Core: Seismic is looking for a prolific and talented content creator to write and produce various content projects regularly to expand our company's digital footprint, cultivate demand, and generate leads in the enterprise technology space. This role requires a high level of creativity, attention to detail, and project management skills. Familiarity with the technology industry through prior experience in an operating role (as a marketer, for instance) or as a journalist covering the space is required.

Senior Copywriter

closerlook, inc.
Chicago
4 days ago
+19
closerlook’s Senior Copywriter creates compelling content that aligns with strategic communication objectives for multichannel-marketing campaigns. The Senior Copywriter is a creative, conceptual thinker who collaborates with the rest of the project team to ensure that the writing, design and technology we develop achieve the client’s communication objectives and are greater than the sum of their parts.

Video Production Specialist

SMS Assist
Chicago
5 days ago
+18
Work on a variety of projects, including corporate videos, internal communication & presentations, training & educational videos, social media posts, company events and animated pieces. Edit footage to create clear and cohesive videos that are engaging, informative and clear.  Integrate footage with still and animated graphic elements.

Documentation Specialist

FourKites, Inc.
Chicago
5 days ago
+17
Use different data sources and teams to identify the specific content our customers need to be successful in self-service. Plan, organize, and create high-quality self-service content published to the FourKites Knowledge Base with particular attention to areas of high importance for our customers. Continuously improve self-service content by responding to internal and external feedback. Follow the FourKites Communication Guide, including best practices for article structure and labels to maximize search effectiveness, to ensure consistency across all self-service content. Enable customer engagement efforts where content is needed such as scripting webinars. Establish strong working relationships with cross-functional teams, including Product, Engineering, Marketing, and Operations.

Tech Writer

Built In
Chicago
5 days ago
+27
Writing and researching in-depth articles on leading technology industries and topics, including feature pieces and interviews with thought leaders. Creating detailed resource guides on technical subjects, such as programming languages and frameworks. Some example articles you might write: “Neural Networks and Deep Learning: A Developer’s Guide” or “Python for Data Science: 10 Libraries and How They Work.” Building and maintaining a regular content publishing schedule. Occasional editing.

Knowledge Management Specialist

Paylocity
Chicago
6 days ago
+31
The Knowledge Management Specialist is an innovative position responsible for authoring knowledge articles for internal and external channels and storing them in a streamlined knowledgebase for all employees to easily access. This role will be expected to constantly maintain, update, and restructure this database, while troubleshooting any question that employees have regarding its usage.

Manager of Multimedia Production

Freelance Finance Content Writer

Paro
Chicago
6 days ago
+12
Paro is seeking an experienced content writer knowledgeable in business and finance for the Paro blog. Content writer need not be a subject matter expert, instead, we’re looking for an excellent writer and thorough researcher who can craft quality, long form blog posts.

Editor

Veritas Health, LLC
North Suburbs
6 days ago
In the role of Editor, you will be expected to carry out key responsibilities and duties centering on drafting and editing peer reviewed articles and blogs for our network of patient education websites, as well as other types of content as needed. In addition, you will be expected to be a persistent and detail oriented professional who excels at research and successfully translates a large quantity of technical information into succinct, engaging writing for our patient audiences.

Self-Service Specialist

Showpad
Chicago
1 week ago
+17
As a Technical Writer/Self-Service Specialist, you will focus on our written content, specifically helping to expand it to include best practices and more storytelling elements. We won’t ask you to write a Showpad sci-fi novel, but we do believe that washing machine guides would be read more if they were a good detective without plot holes. We can’t wait to hear your ideas for how to improve our processes and the self-service experience. We welcome you to a Technical Support team where we help each other outgrow ourselves. Your work allows your support engineer teammates to focus on technical issues, while you literally write the next chapters in the Showpad adventure.

Learning & Development Specialist

Rewards Network
Chicago
1 week ago
+12
The Learning and Development Specialist role is a critical one to our current and future success as you will be tasked with creating content for our blended learning approach and pivot-able Learning Plans as well as facilitating learning sessions as needed. You should have a strong grasp of Adult Learning Theories and comfortable developing learning experiences that include, but are not limited to, in-person(live), webcasts and e-learning environments. If you are not energetic, creative, and excited about setting a new standard in the industry you will not fit in on this team.

Director of Content

TruePublic
Chicago
1 week ago
Ultimately, the job of the Director of Content is to think like a publisher/journalist, leading the development of content on TruePublic and managing a team of content creators and moderators. Develop the most interesting polling questions in the world and make sure that each user has questions that interest their individual tastes. Recruit, hire and manage a group of content creators who each control a specific category which they are an

Copy Editor 

Morningstar
Chicago
1 week ago
+16
In this role, you’ll edit a broad range of materials produced by the Marketing and Research teams. Whether its emails or in-depth research reports, you’ll ensure that our content is clear by guarding the high standards we value through copy editing. This position is based in our Chicago office.  

eCommerce Catalog Associate

Catch Co.
Chicago
1 week ago
+20
The eCommerce Catalog Associate is responsible for growing and improving the product catalog for Karl’s Bait & Tackle and Mystery Tackle Box to create an exciting shopping experience for our customers. This person will be working across multiple teams (digital product, merchandising, data, external) to change the way people shop for fishing and other outdoor gear online!

Photographer

Gladson
West Suburbs
1 week ago
+11
Take appropriate action to ensure daily goals are met; 75 products captured a day. Adheres to Gladson's image capture and data capture procedures. Works closely with the Gladson Operations team to ensure that there is a steady flow of product available for capture. Keeps supervisor informed on progress/issues as frequently as requested. Other duties as assigned.

Senior Copywriter

Guaranteed Rate
Chicago
1 week ago
+10
Reporting to the VP - Creative Director, the Senior Copy Writer will be a key leader within our in-house agency team. You will refine our editorial vision and lead a team of copywriters to plan and produce the written content we create. Your words will inform and engage target audiences across a wide spectrum of channels including Television, print, social media, and the list goes on.  Our ideal candidate is a versatile writer at heart and an insightful mentor in person.

Social Media Content Producer

Senior Copywriter, Product

Evive
Chicago
1 week ago
+23
A natural-born writer, you can easily translate any message into a compelling story. You love working closely with others to deliver on a creative vision, and know exactly the right words to use in any type of multimedia copy. You are organized, great at project management, and understand how to develop and maintain a consistent brand voice.

Writer (3 month contract)

Built In
Chicago
1 week ago
+27
As a writer (contract), you will be joining our creative team, which is composed of writers, editors, designers, strategists and UX experts collaborating each day to develop high-quality content in support of the tech and startup community. We are looking for someone who is a startup lovin’, analytical, tech-crazy writer with a fresh voice and style. The writer in this position will cover the...

Technical Writer - Contract Position

Signal
Chicago
1 week ago
+21
Sitting side-by-side with our engineers to build process flow diagrams, systems diagrams and building a Wiki of shared knowledge. Building training material to help onboard new developers and provide existing developers runbooks and process docs to aide in supporting the system. Be willing to do pretty much anything to make things happen and still have the presence of mind to have fun along the way. You’ll be talking to our product, sales and marketing teams to create specific product instructions.

Content salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Editor $55,550
Min: $42K
Max: $74K
Content Strategist $63,036
Min: $35K
Max: $90K
Content Marketing Manager $64,750
Min: $42K
Max: $110K
Technical Writer $67,059
Min: $43K
Max: $95K
Copywriter $69,156
Min: $52K
Max: $87K
Content Manager $74,818
Min: $45K
Max: $100K
Senior Technical Writer $99,400
Min: $90K
Max: $115K

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