Writer/Editorial Director

| Stacey Tidlund

Category: Misc

NMH’s writer/editorial director engages in all editorial services provided by the communications office and requires senior-level, professional writing, editing, and proofing for all print and digital platforms. This position will create community-building stories to engage our various constituencies; write brand-building copy for marketing initiatives to support enrollment; develop informational copy for clear communications to parents, the press, and others; and aid with social media and all other communications. In addition, the writer/editorial director will develop and manage the department’s editorial calendar and serve as managing editor of the school’s magazine, producing both print and digital issues. 

Successful applicants will have a Bachelor’s degree (English or journalism preferred) and a minimum of seven years of related experience. Superb writing, editing, and storytelling skills  required.  Candidates should be positive, ambitious, organized and energetic. This position requires discretion and professionalism in dealing with sensitive and confidential information. The ideal candidate must have excellent attention to detail, knowledge of grammar and AP Style, be organized, detail-oriented, able to work on multiple projects, creative and flexible. Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Google products preferred. Additional qualifications include the ability to work collaboratively with a team, as well as being a self-starter capable of working independently. Some weekend and evening work required.

Candidates should have a demonstrated interest in making a positive impact on the lives of adolescents and embrace the opportunity to work with a diverse community in a boarding school environment. To apply for this position, please send or e-mail a cover letter, resume, and writing samples to:

Human Resources

Northfield Mount Hermon

One Lamplighter Way, Mount Hermon, MA 01354

Phone: (413) 498-3229; Fax: (413) 498-3240

E-mail: hr@nmhschool.org

**Screening will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. **

For more information visit our website at: http://www.nmhschool.org

Northfield Mount Hermon is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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