| Position Opening: Writer and Editor |
The Improve Group is a woman-owned, full-service evaluation, research, and strategic planning consulting firm based in Saint Paul, Minnesota. We are committed to helping local, national, and international organizations make the most of information, navigate complexity, and ensure their investments lead to meaningful, sustained impact. That commitment is connected to our vision, which is that mission-driven organizations will effectively develop more resilient, equitable, and thriving communities. More information at www.theimprovegroup.com
Your contributions to The Improve Group
The primary focus of the Writer & Editor position is business development, which makes this position pivotal to our proposal process. This position also helps set the messaging of and promote The Improve Group brand through marketing materials, eNewsletters, eBlasts, blog posts, announcements, the company website, press releases, articles and more.
The right candidate for this position will have the following key abilities: • Exceptional writing and editing skills and ability to communicate in a clear, engaging manner • Ability to develop and implement style guidelines, key messages, and best practices, including supporting others’ work • Technical skills in tailoring language to the audience • Ability to create and leverage standard content for multiple purposes
Successful candidates typically share our interest in working with mission-driven organizations as well as our value of building a better world.
The total compensation package includes a base salary starting between $48-58,000; profit sharing, health, dental and life insurance, employer-matched 401K, PTO, and paid holidays.
We will be using a rigorous process for this opening. We intend to carefully review applications, and need sufficient details from candidates in order to determine who is a good candidate for an interview. To apply please provide: - A cover letter explaining why you are interested in this position - A detailed resume or CV - 3 writing samples, including a description of the context of the project and your role in writing each sample.
How to apply:
Submit application packages by Monday, March 27, 2017 to HR@theimprovegroup.com. Learn more about The Improve Group at http://www.theimprovegroup.com/about
Please note that all attachments must be saved to one document prior to uploading. Alternatively, attachments can be submitted via fax number to 651-927-8085. The Improve Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This means that we will extend equal opportunity to all individuals without regard for race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, politics, or veteran’s status. This policy affirms The Improve Group’s commitment to the principles of fair employment and the elimination of all vestiges of discriminatory practices that might exist. We encourage all employees to take advantage of opportunities for promotion as they occur.