Senior digital editor & copywriter

Job Code C-001
Job Title Sr. Digital editor & copy writer
Location DAMMAM
Department Communication
Posting Date 10-01-2018
Closing Date 10-03-2018

Responsibilities

  • Develop content and implement content strategy for social media platforms
  • Develop and standardize social media policy and tone of voice.
  • Prepare, rewrite and edit copy to improve readability.
  • Read copy or proof to detect and correct errors in spelling, punctuation.
  • Allocate print space for story text, photos, and illustrations according to space parameters and copy significance, using knowledge of layout principles.
  • Plan the contents of publications according to the publication’s style, editorial policy, and publishing requirements.
  • Verify facts, dates, and statistics, using reference sources.
  • Review and approve proofs.
  • Develop story or content ideas, considering reader or audience appeal.
  • Oversee publication production, including artwork, layout, computer typesetting, and printing, ensuring adherence to deadlines and budget requirements.

Career Level

  • Mid Level

Requirements

  • Ideal candidate should have 3-7 + years of experience in the same role.
  • Bachelor’s degree OR Master in Law from a reputable university.
  • Fluency in both English and Arabic (speaking, reading and writing) is essential.
  • Able to work in a fast paced, changing business environment.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Power Point, Word and Excel.