Copy Editor / Communication Manager // CANDENA

September 21, 2018

EDU is seeking a communication manager to outline and review content for our organisation inside and out. In this role, you will read content for accuracy, clarity, organisation, spelling, grammar and house style along with checking names, dates and statistics. The ideal candidate is an adaptable editor who is capable of editing everything from tweets to academic research and enjoys thinking about and debating the finer points of language usage.

Responsibilities include:

  • Write short- and long-form copy across media, including display and print advertising, direct mail/direct response, email marketing, print collateral, websites, and video.
  • Initiate new creative ideas and approaches that strengthen our communications and solve for specific marketing challenges.
  • Copy editing content for grammar, style, and structure, fact-checking and proofreading.
  • Editing across a wide range of subject matters — including business, data and analytics, health care, education.
  • Updating and maintaining in-house style guidelines and copy workflows.
  • Translate complex concepts into clear, concise and reader-friendly copy.

About you

  • 2-5 years of experience writing web and other types of copy
  • Ability to write both display copy (advertising headlines) and long-format materials (email campaigns)
  • Must be highly organized and have great attention to detail
  • Ability to work collaboratively with other creatives, including designers and multimedia specialists
  • Ability to think of creative, unorthodox solutions when needed
  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple assignments simultaneously
  • Experience working as a writer within an agency is a plus
  • Experience in higher education is a plus
  • Solid interpersonal communication skills and the ability to work on cross-functional teams
  • Openness to feedback and ability to take direction
  • Ability to drive projects without a lot of oversight
  • Fluent in German and English

Apply now!

Start: ASAP

Sounds like you? Then we´re looking forward to receiving your application which you can send us to

Visit our web page for more job opportunities!


Send your application to:

Visit the company website