Interactive Design (http://www.bu.edu/id), the digital division of Boston University's award-winning Creative Services group within the department of Marketing & Communications, is seeking an experienced content strategist. The content strategist will be joining a growing digital strategy capability at Boston University and will be able to actively participate in shaping the discipline. If you have a deep understanding of advanced digital trends, outstanding analytical abilities, are a proactive problem-solver, and ask why? a lot, this role could be a good fit. You have experience with content auditing, information architecture and developing taxonomies. You are also adept at working with cross-functional team members to develop and implement digital content and applications. Sound familiar? Then we want to hear from you! If you're passionate, curious and conscientious, this is the place for you. You'll work closely with a team of developers, project managers, designers, account executives and writers all while being around some really nice people.
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B.A./B.S. degree in a relevant field preferred. Minimum of eight years experience in the field of content strategy-related experience. Experience leading and mentoring direct reports. Strong writing, organizational, and communication skills. Proactive problem-solving skills. Strong presentation skills. Ability to articulate, establish and implement a process for expert and layperson are a must. Important qualities are the ability to facilitate meetings with stakeholders, conduct research, as well as understand advanced UX web behaviors and recommend appropriate solutions. Strong search engine optimization (SEO) and search engine marketing (SEM) skills are often preferred.
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