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Writing Jobs in Chicago

24

Senior Writer

Built In
Chicago
1 day ago
+32
As a senior staff writer, you will be joining our Brand Studio team, which is composed of writers, editors, designers, strategists and UX experts collaborating each day to develop high-quality content in support of the tech and startup community. We are looking for someone who is a startup lovin’, analytical, tech-crazy writer with a fresh voice and style.

Medical Content Editor

Lumere
Chicago
1 day ago
+12
As a Medical Content Editor, you will work closely with our internal research team to create high-quality and scientifically accurate content necessary for our clients (supply chain, value analysis, pharmacists, and clinicians) to reduce hospital costs and improve the quality of patient care. You will ensure that facts and scientific data have been used correctly and consistently and will probe into problems with logic, organization, and missing information. You will also be responsible for facilitation and execution of work that supports and optimizes the content lifecycle. The successful candidate will be a strong independent contributor with team player mentality. They will share a passion for learning and understanding drug and medical device technology as well as for using evidence-based solutions to transform healthcare.

Sales Development Representative

Sath
Northwest Suburbs
2 days ago
Progressive, Growing Cyber Security Managed Services Firm Seeks Proven Sales Winner SATH has an excellent opportunity for a motivated outbound sales development professional to join our team as we expand in the Midwest. If you feel like you have more horsepower than you are currently using, this might be the right next step up in your career. The Sales Development Representative (SDR) position is for individuals who are ready to develop

Staff Writer

Built In
Chicago
3 days ago
+32
Writing and researching in-depth articles on leading technology industries and topics, including feature pieces and interviews with thought leaders. Creating detailed resource guides on technical subjects, such as programming languages and frameworks. Some example articles you might write: “Neural Networks and Deep Learning: A Developer’s Guide” or “Python for Data Science: 10 Libraries and How They Work.” Building and maintaining a regular content publishing schedule. Occasional editing.

Content Strategist, Program Manager

Paylocity
Northwest Suburbs
4 days ago
+31
Drive visibility, coordination, management and oversight of Paylocity’s content ecosystem. Ensure content investments are aligned with overall business objectives and go-to-market strategy. Support marketing campaigns and programs, applying content expertise to create an audience-centric content plan that advances business objectives. Ensure content best practices are applied to integrated marketing program planning so that the full buyer’s journey and reputation, demand and sales enablement programs have been included and rationalized against activation plans. Create comprehensive and measurable content plan. Build strong cross-functional relationships across marketing, product and sales to define content strategy goals and approach, identify and ideate on compelling storylines, and align these elements to messaging documents and activation strategy. Manage workflow, budget and agency relationships, liaise with subject matter experts, apply brand standards and act as editorial director for content strategies.

Post-Production Specialist

Copywriter/Clinical Research Associate

closerlook, inc.
Chicago
4 days ago
+31
The Copywriter/Clinical Researcher is a creative, conceptual thinker who collaborates with the rest of the creative team to ensure that the writing, design and technology we develop are greater than the sum of their parts and achieve the client’s communication objectives. In collaboration with the creative team, the Copywriter/Clinical Researcher contributes creative concepting, marketing writing and content management to closerlook projects, both internal and external. This position will also have the goal of ensuring the accuracy of medical/scientific claims across multiple brands. The Copywriter/Clinical Researcher may also participate in researching and summarizing clinical literature in support of tactics, brand planning and new-business pursuits.

Content Manager

TopstepTrader
Chicago
5 days ago
+35
The Content Manager role is an ideal opportunity to marry your experience creating engaging content with a passion for trading and financial markets. The role is also a great fit for candidates who are interested in learning how to engage a worldwide audience across multiple channels. Along with autonomy, you can expect lots of work diversity. This role includes everything from managing an internal and external freelance staff to social expertise to producing podcasts, blogs and keeping current on the latest in video and branding trends. No two days are the same and we’ll be learning right along with you! Manage 2-6 person content team, consisting of video and audio talent, according to our company values. This includes monthly one-on-one meetings, professional development goals, and overall quality performance toward achieving business content goals. Manage rotating team of freelance writers to ensure all content priorities are fully staffed, and all content pieces are consistent with our brand and voice. Create written and audio content according to our brand voice, and our department and company goals. You will be working cross-departmentally to fulfill content needs on a daily basis.

Director of Operations, Morningstar Editorial

Morningstar
Chicago
6 days ago
+16
This position is responsible for operational efficiency and day-to-day workflows to effectively scale and maintain effective implementation of Morningstar’s enterprise content strategy. The ideal candidate knows how to creatively solve problems, innovate, and develop solutions that push boundaries to create value for Morningstar clients. You’ll work closely with stakeholders to strategize, develop, and see through long-term plans that usher in new levels of productivity and success for Morningstar’s global editorial organization and deliver a modern content experience for Morningstar audiences. To ensure success, you’ll set strategic goals for operational efficiency and increased productivity and manage large projects that improve processes for the firm’s entire content, editorial, and some marketing teams. The candidate must work well on tight deadlines and work collaboratively in cross-functional teams, including marketing, research, product, and technology. The position reports directly to the Editor in Chief and is located in our Chicago office. 

Assistant Editor

Tribune Publishing
Chicago
1 week ago
As assistant digital editor, you’ll be tasked with getting our stories in front of a growing digital audience. In addition to running our social media channels, you’ll also work to bolster out digital brand, engage with our audience, and pitch, write, and edit stories as needed.

Special Credits Underwriter

Braintree
Chicago
1 week ago
+14
We’re looking for a Special Credits Underwriter who will be responsible for monitoring under-performing merchants and will negotiate with high risk and delinquent merchants. This person will manage and work with merchants through the bankruptcy and administration process, determining the most effective strategy to secure repayment and/or collection of owed funds. The Special Credits Underwriter should be skilled in early identification and evaluation of deteriorating processing and financial situations in order to minimize losses.

Lead Editor

OppLoans
Chicago
1 week ago
+27
We are looking for an enthusiastic Lead Editor to manage onsite publication of blogs, reports and other content. This role requires managing both in-house and freelance writers to produce and publish daily articles, as well as monthly longform pieces. The Lead Editor will assign stories to writers as well as research and write content as well. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in content marketing, journalistic, academic or business writing. He or she will be responsible for using WordPress to publish high-quality content that will contribute to our brand voice and position as an expert, leader and advocate in the socially responsible FinTech sector. This full-time position requires the ability to research financial news and topics, identify, approach and interview subject matter experts, edit others’ work, manage writers and participate in the promotion of this and other content across all our channels and social media platforms. This is an exceptional opportunity for a professional writer and content producer. Journalistic, SEO, video and professional social media experiences are pluses. If you want to roll up your sleeves and facilitate the creation of exceptional content, we want to hear from you.

Curriculum Developer (Contract)

iManage
Chicago
1 week ago
+26
The Curriculum Developer works as a part of the Customer Adoption team and is the learning Content Developer for iManage. The Curriculum Developer will use rapid instructional design processes to aid the design and development of a customer facing technical curricula. This individual will be skilled in developing instructor-led courseware, eLearning, written learning assessments, and self-paced learning using industry standard platforms such as MS Office applications (particularly Word, PowerPoint and Publisher), Camtasia, and Articulate Storyline. The individual should have a demonstrated passion and aptitude for enterprise technology, as well as a willingness to learn and teach technical concepts. Excellent written communication skills and project management skills are a must. iManage will review examples of past work as a part of the selection process.

Writer (Temporary)

Built In
Chicago
1 week ago
+32
As a temporary writer, you will be joining our Brand Studio team for a three-month period. Our Brand Studio is composed of writers, editors, designers, strategists and UX experts collaborating each day to develop high-quality content in support of the tech and startup community. We are looking for someone who is a startup lovin’, analytical, tech-crazy writer with a fresh voice and style.

Editor (Temporary)

Built In
Chicago
1 week ago
+32
As a temporary editor working within Built In’s Brand Studio, you will work closely with staff writers and editors to ensure successful production of Built In’s Employer Roundup and Employer Story content production. You will enforce Built In’s editorial policy, voice and tone, and ensure production adheres to writing, editing, publishing and distribution deadlines. This position requires a collaboration champion who can work with our multifaceted team, including production managers, customer success managers, account managers, editors, writers, as well as with our customers. You will execute against monthly and quarterly goals for Brand Studio content production, ensuring that articles move through the content pipeline, meet customer expectations and adhere to publication and distribution dates. Additionally, this role will work closely with our sales team to develop lead gen content. 

Content Production Associate

Jellyvision
Chicago
1 week ago
+28
   Learning a bunch of new stuff pretty quickly. From your first day at Jellyvision, you’ll be learning a lot. We’ll train you up on the complex world of health care benefits, as well as our in-house software, tools, and systems. But don’t worry—we won’t throw you into the pool without an inflatable rubber ducky life preserver. Our Production team really is a team and we all keep learning as we go.      Organization, communication, tools, and problem-solving. Making versions of ALEX involves a ton of quick—yet careful—coordination. You apply everything you learned in training and work closely with many other people and departments to get it all done.    Bug-busting. When bugs in ALEX pop up, you’ll track down the problem and fix it, or quickly and courteously get coworkers to help. (Unless it’s a spider. Then you’re on your own, pal.) We’ll teach you all the skills you’ll need to know, but having some general-purpose tech-savvy is a plus!

Freelance Finance Content Writer

Paro
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+12
Paro is seeking an experienced content writer knowledgeable in business and finance for the Paro blog. Content writer need not be a subject matter expert, instead, we’re looking for an excellent writer and thorough researcher who can craft quality, long form blog posts.

Editor

Veritas Health, LLC
North Suburbs
2 weeks ago
In the role of Editor, you will be expected to carry out key responsibilities and duties centering on drafting and editing peer reviewed articles and blogs for our network of patient education websites, as well as other types of content as needed. In addition, you will be expected to be a persistent and detail oriented professional who excels at research and successfully translates a large quantity of technical information into succinct, engaging writing for our patient audiences.

Conversion Copywriter

Sprout Social
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+47
The copywriter we seek will enjoy the creative and analytical challenge of merging conversion copy principles with our brand voice.  Working alongside the marketing strategists on our optimization squad, this person will help execute projects designed to educate our current customer segments, win new customers and position Sprout as a thought leader in the social media management space. In terms of past experience, you have written web copy for email, landing pages, digital ads and more. You are able to apply principles of conversion copywriting, while also following a brand style guide and adhering to principles of good writing. You’ve fielded feedback and collaborated with stakeholders from various teams to craft copy that speaks to a target audience and drives desired actions.

Senior Copywriter, Product

Evive
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+23
A natural-born writer, you can easily translate any message into a compelling story. You love working closely with others to deliver on a creative vision, and know exactly the right words to use in any type of multimedia copy. You are organized, great at project management, and understand how to develop and maintain a consistent brand voice.

CLAIMS ESTIMATE WRITER I, II, SENIOR

National General
Chicago
2 weeks ago
Responsible for reviewing supplements of damages to 1st and 3rd party material damage received from repair facilities to either create a supplement or triage to another team.  Also responsible for maintaining all supplement workload that is received in the NEST by following processes provided on how to move supplements to the appropriate appraisal channel.  NEST Supplement Reviewer would also work closely with the NEST Claim Assistants to assist them when needed.  This role is also responsible for focusing on the needs of loss participants, identifying customer needs, and working to meet those needs using appropriate customer service skills for internal (claims adjusters) and external (policy holders and claimants). This is a remote position and the ideal candidate will be located in Sangamon or St. Clair Illinois counties.

Content salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Editor $56,136
Min: $42K
Max: $74K
Content Strategist $63,036
Min: $35K
Max: $90K
Content Marketing Manager $64,692
Min: $42K
Max: $110K
Technical Writer $67,075
Min: $43K
Max: $95K
Copywriter $69,156
Min: $52K
Max: $87K
Content Manager $74,833
Min: $45K
Max: $100K
Senior Technical Writer $106,167
Min: $90K
Max: $140K

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Enterprise Web, Fintech
+26
Artificial Intelligence, Cloud
+23
Healthtech, Software
+32
Consumer Web, HR Tech

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