Education & Experience: Bachelor’s degree in communications, or related field; and 2-3 years of experience in an editorial or communications writing role developing communications, marketing materials, and online content; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Communications Abilities: (Verbal) Expresses oneself clearly in conversations and interactions with others; tailors speech to the level and experience of the audience; uses appropriate grammar and choice of words; expresses ideas in a concise, organized manner; maintains eye contact when speaking with others; (Written) Expresses oneself clearly and concisely in writing; tailors written communications to effectively reach an audience; uses graphics and other aids to clarify complex or technical information; spells correctly; writes using concrete, specific language; uses punctuation correctly; writes grammatically.
Language Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as legal files, business correspondence and procedure manuals; ability to write routine reports and business correspondence; ability to speak effectively, both in person and by telephone, to customers, attorneys, arbitrators, mediators and employees of the organization.
Reasoning Ability: Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists; Ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions in a manner consistent with the essential job functions.
Technical Skills: Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Publisher; ability to use web-based software and/or database management software.
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