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Senior Content Development Editor

Washington, D.C., USAWashingtonD.C.USA
Full-time

 

Develops, curates, and repackages AARP content to be used as an additional member benefit that will attract and retain members by adding value to their membership.

Areas of Responsibility: 
  • Takes AARP currently existing content and packages and develops it for targeted distribution to segments of members.
  • Creates new content to use as a member benefit and is responsible for assigning, editing, or writing such content.
  • Creates new behind-the-wall content to encourage digital registration on the web.
  • Creates specialized up-to-the-minute content, when appropriate.
  • Created content “events,” such as webinars, interviews, etc. that would be available to segments of members.
  • Partners and collaborates with appropriate AARP teams to come up with innovative ways to use content as a benefit.
  • Works with other editorial staff to determine other innovative ways to use content.
Educational Background: 
Completion of a Bachelor’s degree in English or Communications (Master’s degree desirable)
Skills/Experience: 
  • 7+ years of experience in journalism, both print and digital.
  • Strong understanding of AARP organization, priorities, history, and value to members.
  • Demonstrated excellence in writing, editing, and repackaging of material
  • Able to work collaboratively, closely, and effectively with leaders and colleagues at all levels.
  • Demonstrated experience developing extensive and effective internal and external networking and contacts.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle appropriate work load efficiently and effectively and manage assignments, meet deadlines, and contribute creative ideas.
Compensation/Benefits: 

AARP offers competitive benefits with a 401K, 100% company funded pension plan, health, dental, vision and life insurance, STD/LTD, paid vacation and sick, and other benefits.

Organization Info

AARP

Overview
Headquarters: 
Washington, DC, United States
Founded: 
1967
About Us
Mission: 

AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for all as we age. AARP champions positive social change and delivers value through advocacy, information, and service. AARP's vision is a society in which everyone lives with dignity and purpose, and fulfills their goals and dreams.

Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Jul 7 2019
Active Until: 
Aug 7 2019
Hiring Organization: 
AARP
industry: 
Nonprofit