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Contributor/Writer (TEMP)

Company: University of Central Florida
Location: Orlando
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:

Unleash YOUR Potential with Us
As a next-generation public research institute, we are an inclusive community of thinkers, doers, creators, innovators, healers, and leaders striving to shape the future and solve the world's most challenging problems. No matter what your role is, when you join Knight Nation, you'll play an integral role in pushing us forward to become among the most impactful universities in the country. You'll be met with opportunities to connect and collaborate with uniquely talented faculty, staff, and students across 13 colleges and multiple campuses and regional locations. That means greater challenges to tackle, more meaningful opportunities to grow, and rewarding experiences that go beyond a paycheck. We're seeking qualified, motivated individuals who will help UCF fulfill its mission in unleashing the potential of every individual, enriching the human experience through inclusion, discovery, and innovation; and propelling broad-based prosperity for the many communities we serve.

The Opportunity:
A part-time contributing writer position that will assist with creating content for Pegasus magazine, UCF Today and other UCF Marketing projects.

Responsibilities:
The writer will research, create questions, connect with sources, conduct interviews, write and/or create content, and edit content for assignments.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree.
  • More than two years' experience in a relevant field. Preferred Qualifications:
    • Excellent command of the English language, especially the rules of syntax, punctuation and grammar.
    • Excellent research and analytical skills.
    • Ability to break down complex concepts.
    • Excellent time management and the ability to stick to deadlines.
    • Good observation skills and a keen attention to detail.
    • Excellent creativity skills In-depth knowledge of style guides. Are Benefits Important to You?
      State Benefits eligibility for OPS employees are subject to criteria established by the State of Florida. The state's benefits administrator, People First, determines eligibility and coordinates enrollment. If this position becomes eligible for state benefits the employee will be notified directly by People First. OPS positions are not entitled to paid time off.

      Who Are We?
      Founded in 1963 to fuel the region's talent pipeline and support the growing U.S. space program, UCF is built to make a better future for our students and society. It's one of the reasons U.S. News & World Report ranks UCF among the nation's top 20 most innovative colleges, while Forbes, Kiplinger, and The Princeton Review rank us a best-value university. UCF is one of 14 universities nationwide designated as both a Hispanic-Serving Institution and a Research 1 university. With 13 colleges, including a fully accredited College of Medicine, UCF offers more than 220-degree programs between its main campus, downtown campus, hospitality campus, academic health sciences campus, and 11 UCF Connect centers located throughout the region. In addition, UCF extends its reach to communities in and beyond Central Florida by offering complete, online programs leading to bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, Ph.D.'s, certificates, and more.

      Unless explicitly stated on the job posting, it is UCF's expectation that an employee of UCF will reside in Florida as of the date the employment begins.

      Department
      Communications and Marketing - OPS
      Hours of Work
      Part time
      Work Schedule
      Variable, due to the schedule of assignments and workload.
      Type of Appointment
      Fixed Term (Fixed Term)
      Hourly Rate
      $15.66
      Benefits Eligibility
      State Benefits eligibility for OPS employees are subject to criteria established by the State of Florida. The state's benefits administrator, People First, determines eligibility and coordinates enrollment. If this position becomes eligible for state benefits the employee will be notified directly by People First. OPS positions are not entitled to paid time off.

      Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
      As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at http://www.oie.ucf.edu/documents/PresidentsStatement.pdf.

      As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

      The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer.

Keywords: University of Central Florida, Orlando , Contributor/Writer (TEMP), Advertising , Orlando, Florida

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