Are you a skilled communications professional seeking an opportunity with an industry-leading publication where you can enjoy a daily dose of joy and pride in the content you produce? If so, the Senior Digital Content Editor for Packaging Digest of UBM Canon could be the perfect role for you. One of the most reputable and recognized organizations in the packaging and manufacturing industries, you will enjoy an exciting opportunity as we continue to proceed into the new digital media field. If you’re a seasoned writer or editor who’s been itching to try your hand at new avenues of communication, take this chance to work with a variety of interactive channels. You’ll be recognized and rewarded for your expertise and given the chance to shine as an internal and external brand evangelist. This is the role that will allow you to stretch your skills and grow within an organization. So, if this sounds like a match for you, take the next step and apply today!
Our organization is a leading B-to-B media company dedicated exclusively to the global $3.0 trillion advanced manufacturing sector, helps support the flow of information, commerce and innovation in such sophisticated segments as medical devices and pharmaceutical development. UBM Canon also addresses cutting-edge developments in broader areas of advanced engineering design and manufacturing, and manufacturing processes and packaging.
As a Senior Digital Content Editor for Packaging Digest working out of your home office anywhere in the US or at a local UBM office, you will be instrumental in developing and engaging the packaging community with relevant, compelling and exclusive content. Candidates with particular experience in writing compelling B2B content in industries related to packaging, manufacturing, food & beverage, pharmaceutical, or personal care will have a core understanding of our sector and be able to hit the ground running. As well, your abilities to drive digital content, including websites, blogs, webcasts and community message boards, with attention to savvy social media skills, specifically Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook, will be a critical component to your success. Your proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office programs and Content Management Systems, as well as the ability to multitask in a fast-paced business-to-business media environment while meeting daily, weekly and monthly deadlines will go a long way in your ability to thrive in this role. Additionally, a demonstrated proficiency in interviewing, writing, editing, photography and public speaking will position you as our brand advocate and evangelist. A successful candidate is one who is comfortable interviewing various subjects, from plant engineers to company presidents and CEO’s. You’ll also utilize your well attuned research skills to uncover core drivers that engage an audience. Business travel — to conferences, trade shows and other industry events — is required approximately 10% of the time. If you’re ready for the next step in your career, and to be part of a team that is the voice of the industry, join us and apply today.