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Freelance Writer for College Admissions

State University of New York at Geneseo

Job Posting
Dec. 3, 2019

SUNY Geneseo is seeking experienced freelance writers to create a wide range of material, including stories, profiles, email campaigns, program highlights, and web content aimed at student recruitment and retention. The position requires a 10-hour per week commitment for approximately 30 weeks. Most work can be performed remotely, but on-campus meetings are not outside the limits of the position. The ideal candidate will be familiar with the structure, functions, and roles within a higher education environment. Successful applicants will be self-directed, deadline-focused, and able to juggle multiple assignments simultaneously. Familiarity with Basecamp a plus.

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Demonstration of successful experience in a related field.
  • Experience writing as part of a college communications team or other knowledge-rich organization.
  • Well-developed project management skills.
  • Superior command of spelling, grammar, and punctuation.
  • Attention to accuracy and detail.
  • Fact-checking and critical thinking skills.
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines.
  • Knowledge of Chicago style.
  • Ability to work with diverse individuals in a culturally competent manner.
Submit resume, hourly compensation requirement, and writing samples to the hiring manager at [email protected]

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