Top Senior Writer Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Senior Writer. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Senior Writer resumes they appeared on. For example, 25.6% of Senior Writer resumes contained Web Content as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Senior Writer actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Senior Writer resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. Web Content

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Here's how Web Content is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Covered companies specializing in consumer-related Web content.
  • Create and edit Web content, ghostwritten articles, blogs, social media, white papers, case studies, etc.
  • Researched, wrote, and uploaded web content articles for online monthly consumer health e-newsletter subscribed to by clients.
  • Edited MDA Web portal -Wrote and edited papers and web content on missile defense history -Wrote MDA annual narrative chronologies
  • Collaborated with the programmer to restructure and reorganize web content for easier navigation and access.
  • Draft, proofread and/or edit attorney articles, web content and awards submissions.
  • Collaborated with program manager and internal web support teams to update web content.
  • Manage, create, and update web content on company website.
  • Developed marketing materials, web content, brochures and proposals.
  • Write web content and update via CMS.
  • Developed web content for Target.com.
  • Core responsibilities include writing and editing Web content, fact sheets, and participant bios using Plain Language.
  • Led the rewriting of approximately 200 pages of existing web content in support of a large rebrand/redesign project.
  • Plan and execute development of whitepapers, web content, and other marketing collateral.
  • Assigned to Aditi Technologies* Developed Web content for new site using HTML.
  • Created web content related to the students outcome and coursework.
  • Produced emails and web content for talbots.com.

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2. Online

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Here's how Online is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Reduced paper costs and streamlined distribution processes by eliminating printed versions of all compliance bulletins and converting them online.
  • Developed and implemented Company's first online crisis communications training program and new Heinz crisis communications manual.
  • Created a simplified online help model for Unified Communications Manager Business Edition.
  • Conceptualized and established marketing strategies for achieving optimal online viewership.
  • Provided online followers with play-by-play action during athletic events.
  • Worked with product development and marketing groups to create product positioning, collateral and customized online marketing support systems and programs.
  • Researched tech products to compare, rank and write reviews on software, online services and consumer electronics for TopTenReviews.com.
  • Collaborated with Information Specialists in scanning medical news online to create daily emails containing related news to NIDDK project members.
  • Authored guides, website content, online help, marketing materials, and articles for data center productivity software.
  • Execute marketing communications through both website and print marketing; assist in the development of digital and online promotions.
  • Conceptualized and wrote direct mail catalogs, letter packages, newsletters, and online campaigns for worldwide adventure tours.
  • Authored or co-authored 8 printed manuals and strategy guides, 15 online strategy guides, and numerous product reviews.
  • Approved advertising, editorial features, and news pages for publishing through an online, out-of-state printing company.
  • Write, edit, and proof marketing communications for an international network of public and private online schools.
  • Generated a steady stream of daily news on aid and development for World Vision magazine's online channels.
  • Developed content for the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute s online diseases and conditions index.
  • Created/edited online messaging, content, including product descriptions, to ensure brand continuity for online businesses.
  • Conceptualized and wrote digital e-blasts, online promotions, micro-sites and landing pages to increase lead generation.
  • Supervised online edit, voice record and audio mix sessions for key show launches and projects.
  • Work with promos, editorial, digital and marketing to create custom content for online platforms.

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3. Press Releases

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Here's how Press Releases is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Create original content for press releases and KickStarter Campaigns in a deadline-driven environment.
  • Developed press releases and maintained media relationships.
  • Created and helped oversee firm's internal content and client-based content (press releases, blogs, and other communications).
  • Created internal and external communications, including press releases, talking points, executive speeches and consumer-targeted marketing pieces when assigned.
  • Developed customer service and marketing materials, including training manuals; press releases, start-up kits, and application summaries.
  • Drafted surrogate op-eds, blog posts, press releases, and statements to support StudentsFirst's state- level policy agenda.
  • Lead writer for all PR communications including press releases, press event scripts, white papers and FAQs.
  • Write, edit and revise press releases; format as to style, grammar, and content.
  • Write press releases, industry articles, marketing and sales literature, and newsletters.
  • Handled client press releases, conceptual projects, and full-feature articles for client publications.
  • Developed multiple company press releases for North American and foreign vendor partners.
  • Increased client exposure through press releases published in national magazines.
  • Identified relevant New Products and FYI shorts from press releases.
  • Researched, prepared and distributed press releases and media alerts.
  • Developed press releases and marketing materials for Ralph Lauren Home.
  • Assist PR Director with press releases and misc.
  • Produced videos to accompany articles and press releases.
  • Crafted press releases and stories for external media.
  • Interviewed IUPUI faculty members and guest lecturers Wrote and edited feature articles and press releases for the SLA website and newsletter Advances
  • Write and edit press releases and proofread newsletters and instruction manuals for Johnson & Johnson Wellness & Prevention company.

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4. News Stories

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Here's how News Stories is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Interview clients for news stories, write copy for voice-over scripts and create interactive web content.
  • Write and edit informative and entertaining news stories to keep audience up-to-date on automotive industry happenings.
  • Attended weekly meetings pitching news stories and developing new strategies to drive traffic throughout the site.
  • Evaluated press releases for newsworthiness and ease in translating into news stories.
  • Interviewed sources and wrote hard news stories under same-day deadlines.
  • Photographed or obtained images to accompany news stories.
  • Posted daily technology news stories and weekly reviews on www.gcn.com, GCN's Web site.

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5. Creative Direction

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Here's how Creative Direction is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Provided content strategy and creative direction to copy production, editorial, and design development staff.
  • Steered creative direction on all projects and supervised work of graphic design firm.
  • Generated imaginative and often unexpected (yet consistently effective) creative direction and copy.
  • Brainstormed creative direction for clients and effectively presented ideas for client approval.
  • Provided creative direction and mentored junior copywriters and creative interns.
  • Provided creative direction for advertising and sales support literature.

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6. Annual Reports

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Here's how Annual Reports is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Edited translations of jigyou houkokusho (company reports) for English-language annual reports.
  • Lead coordinator on two annual reports - compiled information and edited submissions, obtained graphics, and performed all proofreading.
  • Develop corporate profile, media kit, website, corporate presentations, and the 1999 and 2001 Annual Reports.
  • Project manager, annual reports for 2006 and 2007.
  • Assisted with the writing, editing, and production of annual and semi-annual reports.
  • Compose annual reports for the JMU Foundation.

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7. Subject Matter

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Here's how Subject Matter is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Coordinate materials with subject matter experts, other communications experts and stakeholders throughout the agency and intelligence community.
  • Worked with subject matter experts to develop complementary learning materials.
  • Conducted thorough research and regularly interviewed subject matter experts.
  • Recruited advisory board comprised of subject matter experts.
  • Work with subject matter experts to assess and recommend solutions for training and development, learner engagement, and performance improvements.
  • Developed high-profile client references by researching technologies, and interviewing clients, sales teams and subject matter experts.
  • Worked with subject matter experts to shape pitch ideas and provide talking points and coaching ahead of interviews.
  • Interview Subject Matter Experts to identify and document current processes, and analyze for improvement opportunities.
  • Project-managed junior writers, ensuring they met deadlines and acting as a subject matter expert.
  • Worked with subject matter experts to define and document the overall Operations Support process flow.
  • Served as the subject matter expert ensuring instructors were certified, meeting Army standards.
  • Served as subject matter expert for the Communications Department in several key areas.
  • Collaborated with subject matter experts to promote and support global products and services.
  • Liaised with clients and subject matter experts to provide strategic direction on publications.
  • Serve as subject matter expert and instructor on forensic science and crisis exploitation.
  • Interviewed subject matter experts and conducted research to document best practices.
  • Collaborate with FEMA executives, internal and external subject matter experts.
  • Coordinate interviews with external media sources and AAIPT subject matter experts.
  • Interview Subject Matter experts, maintain templates and writing standards.
  • Subject matter expert on diabetes and heart health.

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8. Health Care

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Here's how Health Care is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Created educational pieces to explain health insurance benefits and health care reform information to employer groups, brokers, and consumers.
  • Lead content writer, editor, marketing strategist and project manager for behavioral health division of Fortune 100 health care organization.
  • Worked closely developing message for Senators on issues such as election reform, property tax reform and health care.
  • Develop and write content for nationwide campaign to transform the nursing profession to improve health and health care.
  • Covered breaking national and international health care news for this weekly medical newspaper.
  • Skilled in making difficult health care subjects clear and concise.
  • Covered major medical meetings and health care policy seminars.
  • Write content both for patients and health care professionals.
  • Provided a full range of marketing writing services for this behavioral health care company based in Owings Mills, Maryland.
  • Coordinated 2013 launch campaign for a new Coventry Health Care plan in San Antonio, TX.

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9. SEO

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Here's how SEO is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Researched and analyzed user data from a wide variety of sources to update and improve existing content and SEO.
  • Edited, posted, took photos and uploaded materials, utilizing SEO and article tagging to maximize traffic.
  • Created promotional emails, SEO campaigns, social media content, and customer experience pieces.
  • Executed SEO strategies to generate a monthly average of 8,000 page views per day
  • Serve as SEO/SEM and social media strategist for a variety of clients.
  • Tasked with maintaining SEO optimization of all 7 channels.
  • Handled all SEO for headlines and columns.
  • Directed the sales, marketing, and writing efforts of a marketing communications/SEO copywriting company specializing in content marketing.
  • Create original sports content optimized for search engines (SEO) ?Post Wordpress blogs containing [ ] words.

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10. Twitter

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Here's how Twitter is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Engaged with bloggers and other thought leaders through Twitter on behalf of clients.
  • Optimized Twitter ad campaigns by conducting in-depth audience research through competitor analysis.
  • Produced content for editorial calendars for Discover Financial Network's Twitter platform.
  • Oversee the Twitter feeds with 50 percent growth for VHA and VA Medical Center.
  • Produce 5-10 twitter posts per day drawing attention to the danger of binge drinking on college campuses.
  • Doubled Twitter followers of The Industrial Marketer brand twice in two consecutive years through strategic engagement strategies.

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11. Facebook

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Here's how Facebook is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Make sure stories are promoted on various social sites, including Twitter, Facebook, N4G and more.
  • Worked in the Global Business Marketing part of Facebook, mostly on the Facebook Business site and blog.
  • Helped develop and maintain corporate Wikipedia, YouTube, Twitter, and Facebook accounts.
  • Co-managed company's blog, Facebook, and Twitter accounts.
  • Maintain social media presence on Twitter and Facebook.
  • Share and promote new projects and releases across social media platforms, including FaceBook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.
  • Managed and strategized Twitter, Facebook and Foursquare.
  • Content Designer and Lead Writer for social games (Facebook, Kongregate, iOS).

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12. RFP

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Here's how RFP is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Selected appropriate communications and supplemental sales materials for each RFP.
  • Created content of 1,500+ accurate, MRU-compliant answers used in RFP responses and follow-up Sales proposals for new business.
  • Generated firm revenue through the development of RFP materials across multiple disciplines.
  • Identified by management to join newly-formed RFP Team.
  • Created a new standard for RFP responses.
  • Developed Web and RFP database content.
  • Implemented a proposal action plan that allowed proactive RFP planning and defined roles and accountabilities throughout the process.
  • Worked with sales to develop a strategy for answering RFPs in a timely and professional manner.
  • Developed new business strategies and incorporated them into RFP responses.
  • Edited and wrote Responses to RFPs for new contract acquisitions.
  • Prepared client proposals and RFPs for public sector projects.
  • Evaluate RFPs submitted by potential vendors.
  • Researched and composed Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and Requests for Information (RFIs) for national and local accounts.
  • Researched and wrote requests for proposals (RFPs) and requests for information (RFIs) to generate sales.
  • Coordinate and respond to RFPs, work with Marketing and Sales staff to ensure RFPs meet deadlines and specifications.
  • Edited, rewrote, and produced proposals for Government bids in response to RFPs and IDIQs.
  • determined the needs of Government evaluators based on RFP/PWS/SOW requirements.
  • Generate collateral materials, including product briefs and flyers * Translate and respond to Spanish RFPs.
  • Contributed to numerous RFPs/RFIs, speeches, advertising brochures and "Letters to Clients."

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13. Internal Communications

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Here's how Internal Communications is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Developed external and internal communications strategies and materials for rapidly expanding company.
  • Developed and authored a wide range of marketing and internal communications projects.
  • Managed internal communications for the launch the revolutionary AMD-K6 processor.
  • Proofread all internal communications as well as marketing materials.
  • Coordinated internal communications throughout four company divisions.
  • Managed, created national internal communications for the commercial installation and service business channel with revenues of $10 billion.
  • Write and edit content for use by sales force, internal communications, thought leadership, and external marketing.
  • Write email blasts, banners, and internal communications.

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14. Project Management

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Here's how Project Management is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Provided strategic communication counsel and project management services to branch office managers, Marketing leadership and company executives.
  • Completed Army Basic Instructor Certification, earned graduate certificate in Project Management, and received Meritorious Service Medal.
  • Project Management, writing, producing, directing, voice talent services and communications consulting for client organizations.
  • Worked with managing editor to set priorities for new product development and project management.
  • Provided project management support as design, production, and client liaison.
  • Identify and document software bugs through JIRA project management software application.
  • Assume project management duties; serve as primary client liaison.
  • Described by former Project Management supervisor as "the best writer in the building."
  • Project Management: Maintained database and tracked progress timelines for multiple ongoing projects.

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15. Promotional Materials

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Here's how Promotional Materials is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Developed in-house communications and promotional materials.
  • Developed numerous fliers, posters and promotional materials to support various projects and events.
  • Partnered with international sales teams to repurpose promotional materials for the U.S., Latin American and Australian markets.
  • Concepted and wrote promotional materials in support of a 10,000-plus nationwide network of independent sales associates.
  • Participated in a Marketing Communications internship where I wrote and edited promotional materials for the National MS Society.
  • Selected and wrote all event advertising, promotional materials and publicity.

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16. Web Copy

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Here's how Web Copy is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Provided web copy and collaborated with user experience and site design teams to effectively communicate to our customers.
  • Researched, drafted, and edited web copy, interviews, landing pages and white papers for small and medium businesses
  • Articulated the mission, vision and character of Grand Canyon University in creative web copy for its impending website overhaul.
  • Researched and wrote web copy for dental and orthodontic blogs promoting oral surgery and teeth-straightening product.
  • Write and edit web copy for client departments and THR corporate offices.
  • Created custom client profiles and web copy design to improve web visibility and search rankings.

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17. Video Scripts

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Here's how Video Scripts is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Conceptualized and wrote HP computer training video scripts and modules for employees at national retailers.
  • Created collateral materials for safety campaigns and wrote and presented video scripts for in-house monthly, informational television program for employees.
  • Managed, authored and edited executive speeches, video scripts and other presentations for national business meetings and dealer incentive trips.
  • Lead writer for internal and external documents, including web articles, video scripts, plasma screens and data sheets.
  • Write video scripts and weekly event calendars designed to promote and entertain a large audience.
  • Developed content for brochure, website, video scripts, speeches and stage presentations.

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18. Powerpoint

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Here's how Powerpoint is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Researched and presented to state officials compelling PowerPoint presentation that showcased benefits of WellPoint Health Services.
  • Developed PowerPoint presentation format and analysis summary for individual sector performance.
  • Designed, created and proofed executive-level PowerPoint slides.
  • Photographed employees and products for PowerPoint presentations and brochures.
  • Helped to write and revise powerpoint presentations and speeches.
  • Utilized Quark 6.5, Microsoft Visio, Microsoft PowerPoint, and Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator to create marketing collateral.

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19. Blog Posts

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Here's how Blog Posts is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Contributed hundreds of feature-length articles and blog posts that broke news and provided first-look at bleeding-edge technology trends
  • Research and write blog posts and Internet content for small businesses, general support of content marketing.
  • Penned blog posts for The Foundry and op-eds signed by a Heritage vice president.
  • Handled speeches, video scripts, blog posts, op-eds and talking points.
  • Maintained, uploaded and wrote articles for daily Company blog posts.
  • Add ongoing, relevant content to the Trender Research website through writing consistent blog posts pertinent to consumer technology
  • Content types included bylined articles, white papers and blog posts.

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20. Graphic Design

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Here's how Graphic Design is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Collaborated with Corporate Marketing / graphic designers on marketing collateral for regional offices.
  • Provided leadership to graphic designers and photographers.
  • Collaborated with graphic designers, product managers, legal advisers, field reps and executives to produce award-winning work.
  • Flood Walk provides writers, editors, and graphic designers to assist with a variety of documentation projects.
  • Supervised editors, graphic designers, composers, storyboard artists and audio mixers during all phases of production.
  • Utilized experience with graphic design and desktop publishing to work closely with graphics team on all marketing collateral.
  • Team Leader of editors, graphic designers, and announcers to ensure a cohesive environment.
  • Partnered with graphic designers and marketing team to establish project themes and style guides.
  • Supervised the work of BETAH's part-time graphic designer.
  • Worked closely with graphic designers throughout the materials production process.

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21. Real Estate

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Here's how Real Estate is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Developed and maintained a portfolio of reports from multiple enterprise applications of Financial Services and Real Estate division of the company.
  • Reported, wrote and edited articles for Internet news service covering all facets of commercial real estate.
  • Developed and executed industry-level marketing bi-fold program, e.g., hedge fund services, real estate.
  • Report Writer for Real Estate Asset Management Division.
  • Researched various securities, including real estate, deeds of trust, and REITs to determine values and related fees.
  • Directed studio and field shoots in support of web-based distance learning programming for fourth largest real estate company.

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22. Fact Sheets

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Here's how Fact Sheets is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Researched, wrote and edited fact sheets for the Conservation and Renewable Energy Inquiry and Referral Service
  • Developed white papers, fact sheets, and marketing materials to support CERT objectives.
  • Developed a portfolio of more than 20 new and updated fact sheets.
  • Write fact sheets and internal articles on initiatives.
  • Worked with the American Society of Pediatric Nephrology to develop a series of fact sheets on kidney diseases in children.
  • Interviewed subject experts and wrote fact sheets, informational brochures and support documentation for telecommunication company's products and services.

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23. Corporate Communications

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Here's how Corporate Communications is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Command Headquarters/Corporate Communications Division) Mid-2015: Requested by the government client to join the Communications Division at Command Headquarters.
  • Researched, developed stories and other communications for sales field publications, web, external media, and corporate communications.
  • Developed and wrote proposals, interactive training programs and collateral corporate communications materials for clients.
  • Handled corporate communications for the marketing department of a leading financial software division of a hi-tech company.
  • Liaised with senior management and corporate communications teams to coordinate internal and media communications for NMAC/IFS.
  • Promoted to senior copywriter/editor, corporate communications in 1995, covering all company divisions.

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24. Freelance Writers

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Here's how Freelance Writers is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Managed relationships with freelance writers and designers.
  • Managed freelance writers, assigned stories, and monitored, proofread and edited all assignments.
  • Copy edited stories for factual information and grammatical correctness from on-staff and freelance writers.
  • Manage work, train and edit junior writer, freelance writers, and interns.
  • Assigned and edited freelance writers and staff correspondents for news specials.
  • Commission, develop, and edit stories from freelance writers.
  • Managed and directed freelance writers on projects when needed.
  • Collaborated with in-house and freelance writers and designers.
  • Edit and coach freelance writers on stories.
  • Managed team of freelance writers and interns.
  • Recruit and mentor a team of freelance writers; provide editorial guidance and constructive feedback on their work.
  • Associate Editor, 12/05-12/06 -- Managed editorial staff and a team of freelance writers for pop culture website.

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25. Customer Service

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Here's how Customer Service is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Hired, trained, supervised and evaluated Assistant Managers and Customer Service Representatives in eight locations.
  • Assisted, trained and counseled numerous personnel in content, style and customer service techniques.
  • Drafted all varieties of resumes, CVs, and LinkedIn profiles for clients while ensuring the highest level of customer service.
  • Implemented several actions that boosted productivity and eased communication between departments (content, sales/marketing, customer service and warehouse).
  • Composed training and procedural content leveraged by operational and customer service professionals that met with multiple corporate business partners' approval.
  • Ensured customer satisfaction and retention through concise communication of responsibilities and expectations as well as responsive customer service.

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26. Business Development

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Here's how Business Development is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Directed cross-functional teams of copywriters and graphic design providers and internal partners including marketing, business development, and corporate sales.
  • Managed multiple simultaneous projects with the business development team to streamline project execution.
  • Participated in new business development planning and presentations.
  • Compiled keywords into databases and pumped out strong design and copy for persuasive communication and business development.
  • Measure Return on Investment to produce comprehensive reports for executives and business development staff.
  • Provide customer relations support to Senior Management and Business Development.

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27. External Communications

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Here's how External Communications is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Provided project management and strategic advice to senior executives, focusing on issues management, internal and external communications.
  • Tasked with developing marketing strategies for both internal and external communications for this 180-person radiation oncology practice.
  • Developed a variety of internal and external communications for this emerging health services company.
  • Researched and developed short- and long-form copy for both internal and external communications.
  • Resulted in enhanced quality of external communications.
  • Edited external communications and publications.
  • Spearheaded editorial initiative to provide consistent tone, style and messaging for web, external communications, and marketing materials.
  • Created copy for ads, flyers, brochures, internal and external communications promoting investment and retirement products.

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28. Training Programs

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Here's how Training Programs is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Created marketing and training programs from initial conception, through development, to final production.
  • Worked with trainers to develop custom training programs.

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29. Content Development

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Here's how Content Development is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Provided editorial and proofreading assistance with presentation and marketing materials, speeches and content development.
  • Led the MicroNews content development team as interim Managing Editor for three months.
  • Research marketing strategy, brand strategy, and content development.
  • Assisted with content development of special feature podcasts and conferences.
  • Write articles to advise, guide, and entertain college women Oversee content development and curation Assist in managing publication calendar
  • Accelerated content development and utilization of social media by training new staff.

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30. Html

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Here's how Html is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Designed and implemented prototype HTML version of an instruction book for CD-ROM and Intranet/Internet applications.
  • Experience with HTML, HTML5, XML.
  • Maintained some intranet pages and mentored colleagues to maintain pages using Dreamweaver and HTML.
  • Wrote/edited/created all HTML/CSS marketing emails.
  • Improved readership and open rates 80% by moving newsletter from Lotus Notes to an HTML template.
  • Updated and deleted ten expired articles per day while fixing broken links and HTML issues during regular article maintenance.

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31. NFL

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Here's how NFL is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Managed development of an H1N1 toolkit as part of a major LAC initiative in USAID pandemic influenza preparation and response program.
  • Led year-round NFL Draft coverage for the website, featuring in-depth scouting reports, mock drafts, and player spotlights.
  • Manage copy projects for highly visible events such as the Olympics, the Boston Marathon and the NFL season kickoff.
  • Worked closely with Ringling Brothers Marketing Department and NFL Films Production Company (scheduling, approvals, budgets)
  • Managed large-scale Ghostwriting and Concept Paper Programs that helped agents market themselves in their centers of influence.
  • Create, plan, and promote off-season content covering the NFL and college football.
  • Launched and produced the weekly promotion for NFL Films: NFL Turning Point.
  • Compose professional and entertaining articles in-season covering the NFL.
  • Covered the NFL, the Olympic Games, NCAA basketball and sports business, as well as baseball, from 1992-1996.
  • Interview some of the sport's most influential players, coaches and administrators.

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32. Original Content

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Here's how Original Content is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Produced features and wrote original content, including weekly news items, trending topics and reviews of popular Web sites.
  • Created original content and editing for a monthly magazine covering women's health, wellness, nutrition and food topics.
  • Provide original content for Enrollment Management, Development, and the Office of the President.
  • Prepared original content for, and edit WFG's magazine, Business and Finance.
  • Worked directly with PR agencies and advertising firms to promote eDiets original content.
  • Content writer for local caregiver agency-Original content produced on weekly basis for website articles.

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33. Art Direction

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Here's how Art Direction is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Generated and produced content, including features and front matter; assisted with art direction, copyediting, and proofreading.
  • Collaborate and/or set art direction for training materials and internal marketing efforts.
  • Consulted on art direction of print promotions and internal graphic representations.
  • Collaborate with art director on campaign concepts and art direction.
  • Managed photo shoots including casting, concept and art direction.
  • Assisted design team with art direction of all materials.

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34. Adobe Photoshop

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Here's how Adobe Photoshop is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Train Tester staff to work with Adobe Photoshop and other graphics programs.
  • Created all templates, tables, graphics, and charts using Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Adobe Photoshop.
  • Sourced and created graphic elements to accompany recipe content using Adobe Photoshop CC.
  • Use Adobe Photoshop skills for graphic manipulation, and HTML, CSS, and Wordpress skills for online projects.

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35. CNN

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Here's how CNN is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Copy editing, field producing, reporting and voice-over experience in addition to writing for internal wire service and cnn.com.

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36. Editorial Calendar

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Here's how Editorial Calendar is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Fulfilled managing editor role for e-newsletter-created editorial calendar, wrote and copy edited articles, and prepared issues for online posting.
  • Developed editorial calendar, followed news leads, interviewed leaders and employees, wrote and edited stories.
  • Managed a complex editorial calendar that entailed hitting a rapid succession of deadlines each month.
  • Developed and implemented a new editorial calendar to manage workflows and publication dates.
  • Developed and maintained editorial calendar for company s blog.
  • Developed and maintained editorial calendar for social media posts.

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37. Trade Shows

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Here's how Trade Shows is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Represented clients at industry trade shows.
  • Contributed stories to weekly Internet newsletter Traveled regularly to trade shows and other venues to cover stories
  • Created theme used by Weatherford for all 2014 international trade shows including OTC Houston: "Turning Challenges into Opportunities."
  • Coordinated arrangements for national and international trade shows and monthly seminars for distributors.
  • Managed and directed domestic and international trade shows.
  • Trade Shows: Manage schedule of 40 annual events, define show kits and strategies, booth design, coordination.

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38. SME

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Here's how SME is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Developed effective training and assessment guides, manuals, and materials.
  • Assisted development and editing of all SME-approved content.
  • Attended SME meetings in reference to network design.
  • Create and maintain risk management assessments for training.
  • produced polished drafts and finished documentation based on SME and management input.
  • Meet with or talk to various SMEs to obtain information for the documentation.
  • Enhanced MicroStrategy and Oracle work products and reports in conjunction with SMEs.
  • Assisted documentation authors and SMEs through the documentation control process using Documentum.
  • Interview senior executives and SMEs live on-air for webcast series, podcasts, and Facebook Live segments.

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39. User Guides

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Here's how User Guides is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Participated in training development and support through presentations, user guides, and job aids.
  • Course materials included developer instructions, demos, and user guides.
  • Work products included user guides, training guides and design documentation.
  • Write and edit documentation for IntelliServ manufacturing processes and hardware and software user guides for plant employees and field service technicians.
  • Write Installation Guides and User Guides for home consumer multimedia, routers, adapters, and Powerline products.

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40. Content Strategy

low Demand
Here's how Content Strategy is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Collaborated with content peers to establish the content strategy, voice and standards for the next generation Walmart.
  • Design and implement content strategy to drive web traffic and increase client engagement.
  • Dictate creative and content strategy for Spike s homepage and site pages.
  • Assisted the Content Strategist with implementing content strategy.
  • Audited content, competitive landscapes and best practices to plan and shape content strategy for customer-facing projects.
  • Collaborate with user interface and visual designers, web developers and product managers to establish content strategy.

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41. Sharepoint

low Demand
Here's how Sharepoint is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Increased division efficiency and performance by implementing a SharePoint site.
  • Assist with the data migration process from SharePoint 2003 to SharePoint 2013 for the NCS Project.
  • Created and led a team to build a global user community with Microsoft SharePoint Portal Server.
  • Managed the project's SharePoint Web site and provided communications counsel and editorial guidance to PSE employees.
  • Administered SharePoint site for other ISSOs.
  • Used Livelink, SharePoint, Buzzsaw and other document and project management software.

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42. Special Events

low Demand
Here's how Special Events is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Planned and coordinated special events including new community grand openings and charity golf tournaments.
  • Create campaigns from start to finish for new shows, news, and special events.
  • Worked closely with sales and marketing departments on special events, and giveaways.
  • Assisted in coordinating Special Events.
  • Coordinated special events, media relations, sponsorship and fundraising.
  • Helped coordinate station special events and concerts.

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43. New Writers

low Demand
Here's how New Writers is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Train new writers, assess their strengths and weaknesses and work with them to improve their skills.
  • Mentored new writers and editors in mastering the Us style.
  • Trained and mentored new writers.
  • Mentored and coached new writers during onboarding and training activities, providing subject-matter expertise during critical development phases.
  • Trained new writers and associate editors in Ladue News business model and methods.
  • Developed scriptwriting methodology and trained new writers in the process and formats.
  • Piloted "Mentoring Program" to facilitate smoother and more effective integration of new writers.

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44. B2C

low Demand
Here's how B2C is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Manage the marketing and PR needs of our B2B, B2C and nonprofit clients with a wide variety of content initiatives.
  • Integrated B2C marketing and promotions tactics into Vision Solutions overall B2B strategy.
  • Co-led entry into rich text B2C direct emails and internet banner ads.
  • Recruited to join the agency to enhance digital, SEO, e-commerce, and event marketing for B2C and B2B.
  • Conceived, wrote and produce a wide range of print materials, broadcast and web projects focusing on B2C.
  • Worked independently and collaborated in a team environment to complete B2B and B2C marketing communications for the company.

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45. Linkedin

low Demand
Here's how Linkedin is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Helped create the company's landing page on LinkedIn to improve brand visibility and attract high-quality potential employees.
  • Post new blog content to six target LinkedIn groups.
  • Manage the company's internal social media accounts (LinkedIn and Twitter) and maintain the company blog.
  • Provide career branding services, including resume, LinkedIn, and professional biography writing services.
  • Lead and develop UTRS, UTRS divisions, and client social media presence on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.
  • Executed and managed company social media strategy (Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn).

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46. Monthly Newsletter

low Demand
Here's how Monthly Newsletter is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Developed content and strategy for monthly newsletter read by educators and industry leaders.
  • Pitch, research, report, and write stories for Robert Wood Johnson Foundation website and monthly newsletter.
  • Led editorial coordination across multiple teams for monthly newsletters, training modules, and website updates.
  • Edited and produced the company's main internal, monthly newsletter.
  • Managed bi-monthly newsletters, issued to over 60,000 alumni.
  • Updated website content and produced monthly newsletters.

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47. CMS

low Demand
Here's how CMS is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Generated and produced news content, edited content contributed by others, and published to the intranet using Oracle CMS.
  • Assisted general manager in hiring additional writers, training new hires to use CMS.
  • Utilized web analytics to assess impact of website created for CMS clients' use.
  • Developed production and test databases in SQL Server for the Avaya CMS Data Store.
  • Well-versed using Blogsmith and other content management systems (CMS).
  • Assisted with the review and writing of RFPs that were sent to CMS.

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48. FDA

low Demand
Here's how FDA is used in Senior Writer jobs:
  • Document and Test a New Medical Device: Prepared illustrated directions for use as part of the FDA approval process.
  • Attended and wrote news stories based on press conferences and FDA/NIH advisory committee meetings on a quick-turn basis.
  • Prepared labeling for new products, ensuring compliance with FDA regulations.
  • Maintained labeling for marketed products, ensuring compliance with FDA regulations and reflecting post-marketing surveillance data, including pharmacovigilance updates.
  • Maintain FDA code database for client's merchandise in order to streamline customs entry release time.
  • Developed content for new web pages about FDA's projects and research related to food-borne illnesses.

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20 Most Common Skill For A Senior Writer

Web Content33.1%
Online12.6%
Press Releases8.8%
News Stories4.6%
Creative Direction4%
Annual Reports3.6%
Subject Matter3%
Health Care3%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Senior Writer

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
Web Content
Web Content
25.6%
25.6%
2
2
Online
Online
9.8%
9.8%
3
3
Press Releases
Press Releases
6.8%
6.8%
4
4
News Stories
News Stories
3.6%
3.6%
5
5
Creative Direction
Creative Direction
3.1%
3.1%
6
6
Annual Reports
Annual Reports
2.8%
2.8%
7
7
Subject Matter
Subject Matter
2.3%
2.3%
8
8
Health Care
Health Care
2.3%
2.3%
9
9
SEO
SEO
2.3%
2.3%
10
10
Twitter
Twitter
2.3%
2.3%
11
11
Facebook
Facebook
2%
2%
12
12
RFP
RFP
2%
2%
13
13
Internal Communications
Internal Communications
2%
2%
14
14
Project Management
Project Management
1.9%
1.9%
15
15
Promotional Materials
Promotional Materials
1.9%
1.9%
16
16
Web Copy
Web Copy
1.6%
1.6%
17
17
Video Scripts
Video Scripts
1.4%
1.4%
18
18
Powerpoint
Powerpoint
1.3%
1.3%
19
19
Blog Posts
Blog Posts
1.3%
1.3%
20
20
Graphic Design
Graphic Design
1.2%
1.2%
21
21
Real Estate
Real Estate
1.1%
1.1%
22
22
Fact Sheets
Fact Sheets
1.1%
1.1%
23
23
Corporate Communications
Corporate Communications
1.1%
1.1%
24
24
Freelance Writers
Freelance Writers
1%
1%
25
25
Customer Service
Customer Service
1%
1%
26
26
Business Development
Business Development
0.9%
0.9%
27
27
External Communications
External Communications
0.9%
0.9%
28
28
Training Programs
Training Programs
0.9%
0.9%
29
29
Content Development
Content Development
0.8%
0.8%
30
30
Html
Html
0.8%
0.8%
31
31
NFL
NFL
0.8%
0.8%
32
32
Original Content
Original Content
0.8%
0.8%
33
33
Art Direction
Art Direction
0.8%
0.8%
34
34
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop
0.8%
0.8%
35
35
CNN
CNN
0.8%
0.8%
36
36
Editorial Calendar
Editorial Calendar
0.8%
0.8%
37
37
Trade Shows
Trade Shows
0.7%
0.7%
38
38
SME
SME
0.7%
0.7%
39
39
User Guides
User Guides
0.7%
0.7%
40
40
Content Strategy
Content Strategy
0.7%
0.7%
41
41
Sharepoint
Sharepoint
0.7%
0.7%
42
42
Special Events
Special Events
0.7%
0.7%
43
43
New Writers
New Writers
0.7%
0.7%
44
44
B2C
B2C
0.6%
0.6%
45
45
Linkedin
Linkedin
0.6%
0.6%
46
46
Monthly Newsletter
Monthly Newsletter
0.6%
0.6%
47
47
CMS
CMS
0.6%
0.6%
48
48
FDA
FDA
0.5%
0.5%
49
49
Print ADS
Print ADS
0.5%
0.5%

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