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Senior Editorial Writer Jobs in Arlington – Virginia – USA at Wakefield Research

Title: Senior Editorial Writer

Company: Wakefield Research

Location: Arlington – Virginia – USA

Type: Full Time

Category: Creative Arts/Media, Marketing/PR

Wakefield Research is seeking Senior Writers with news, PR and media relations experience to join our Editorial team.

The ideal candidate will have a nose for news, an understanding of the current media landscape and the ability to assist our team in developing survey questions to provide data that journalists will want to cover and the public will want to read. Specifically, writers will assist the team in assessing the media landscape of a particular topic, generating interesting ideas for survey questions around that topic and using the data produced by our market research surveys to tell a compelling news story.

These are full-time positions with benefits; remote, on-site and hybrid roles will be considered. These roles report to the Managing Editorial Director.

What Is Wakefield Research?

Wakefield is a full-service market research firm working with the world’s leading consumer brands and PR agencies, including 50 of the Fortune 100. We are the leading agency creating surveys for thought leadership-this data is used for everything from earned media placement to keynote speeches to owned content, blogs, social media and more. Our survey results appear daily in top-tier media, such asThe Wall Street Journal, USA TODAY, NPRandNBC’s “TODAY Show.”

Desired

Skills:

7+ years experience in journalism and/or PR (multiple roles available)

Superior writing skills:

Ability toproduce top-notch copy on a variety of subjects

Highly creative:

Ability toindependently pitch concepts for news stories

News & PR background:
Knowledge of the news cycle

Experience pitching media a plus

Deadline-oriented:

Ability toorganize time and manage multiple projects

Team Player:

Ability towork as part of a diverse team

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