Extra Help - Copy Editor

  • Governors State University
  • 1 University Pkwy, University Park, IL 60484
  • Mar 11, 2022
Part time / Adjunct Other Administrative Positions

Job Description

This is a temporary assignment that will end at the discretion of the department or when funding or hours are exhausted.

Governor State University's Marketing and Communications Department is seeking a Copy Editor that will collaborate with Marketing and Communications Department associates, as well as stakeholders across the university. The Copy Editor will be expected to ensure content is error-free and aligns with the university’s mission and values and promotes the successes of faculty, staff, and students. Copy Editor will be tasked with evaluating content to comply with editorial and brand standards for consistent and engaging messaging that builds goodwill toward the institution.

Essential Responsibilities
50% Supports Marketing and Communications colleagues across the department to plan and curate advertising and editorial content and proofread submissions for grammatical and style errors. Collaborates with editorial and marketing teams to ensure copy is consistent with brand standards and the university’s mission and values.
20% Assists Marketing and Communication colleagues to oversee the content of monthly Agora newsletter, create and execute editorial and social media campaigns. Create and implement style and procedural guidelines.
20% Helps prepare, evaluate, and distribute mass internal emails.
5% Participates in weekly editorial and content strategy meetings and, as needed, in other campus initiatives where writing and editing skills are required.

5% Other duties as assigned.

The hourly rate of pay is $18.00 per hour.
Work Schedule:  Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. with a 30-minute (unpaid) lunch.

Application Details

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