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Writer/Researcher
Higher Education Trends and Data, Bestcolleges.com
Posted on 6/2/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
United States
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
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Expert
Desired Skills
Research
Wordpress
Journalism
SEO
Requirements
  • 1-3 years of experience as a writer or freelance writer with demonstrated experience working with data, charts, and graphs
  • A bachelor's degree in English, journalism, a social science, or data-centric field
  • A portfolio of published work
  • In-depth research skills and high attention to detail
  • Familiarity with AP Style and journalism fundamentals
  • Self-motivated with a track record of success managing multiple projects and meeting deadlines
Responsibilities
  • Write 2-3 data-driven pieces per week covering a variety of higher education trends, such as this one
  • Gather and fact-check data according to editorial guidelines and best practices
  • Monitor news and trends related to higher education
  • Maintain a list of publicly available datasets and keep articles up-to-date with the latest numbers
  • Occasionally write larger feature stories or special reports
  • Learn and employ SEO best practices to ensure content is highly visible in search engines
Desired Qualifications
  • Familiarity with higher education is a plus, but not required
  • Familiarity with SEO best practices is a plus
  • Familiarity with WordPress is a plus
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Company Overview
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Company Values
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