PRWeb Editor (Overnight)

Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA Content Management Full-time
Cision employs the brightest, most passionate people in the tech industry. We’d love for you to join our growing team! We invest in our people through training and professional development while supporting you along the way—all so you can meet your career goals. To us, the most important measure of our success is yours.

We are a leader in the professional communications software space. By investing in our brand and technologies, we are driving change in how communications pros distribute, monitor and evaluate their content. We invest in our people through training and management and empower them to drive their careers.

The PRWeb Editor reviews dozens of press release submissions daily, assists PRWeb and Cision customers with their press release distribution needs and offers premium writing and distribution services for this press release newswire.

Responsibilities

  •   Edits press releases for spelling, grammar, clarity, accuracy, objectivity, inoffensive material, etc. in images, links, and content
  •  Formats approve and reviews press release for the quality of the news content
  • Provides general customer service on a wide range of topics through online Help Desk, Live Chat, incoming phone calls, and incoming e-mail messages
  • Consult customers by phone, chat, help desk and e-mail for editorial holds and other content-related issues
  • Follows PRWeb's mission to delight every customer and to find the "best possible outcome" for everyone
  • Performs other duties as assigned

  • Hours: Overnight - Sunday through Thursday, with 15% shift differential

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in journalism, PR, communications, English or related field or equivalent experience writing or editing for news, publishing or public relations organization
  • Strong writing, editing, researching, proofreading, organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Experienced copy editing with format, grammar, clarity, etc.
  • Knowledge of the public relations and/or press release industry and of basic news values for a successful press release
  • Ability to coordinate, organize and prioritize multiple tasks
  • Experience with problem-solving and working with the public on a customer-service level
  • Proficiency with multi-tasking on a computer, using Microsoft Word, Web browsers and e-mail
  • Proficiency in internet research
  • Knowledge of search engine optimization a plus, but PRWeb will train candidates as well
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