The Senior Corporate Communications writer supports Ansys' content marketing efforts by developing targeted content that explains the benefits of our products and services while promoting the Ansys brand. The role requires excellent writing, editing and collaboration skills to transform technical topics into stories that are read, shared and acted upon by audiences that include product design and development engineers, third-party media outlets and internal company stakeholders.
Senior Corporate Communication Writers will work with a global team to identify technology trends and newsworthy corporate initiatives, then compose and edit engaging copy for magazine articles, press releases, blog posts, case studies, white papers and more. They will then guide those assets through Ansys' approval process and iterate on drafts while ensuring deadlines are met. The Senior Corporate Communications writer will also edit the work of other staff writers and contract writers to mentor them while ensuring corporate content standards are being met.
- Work closely with Media Relations, Product Marketing Managers and technical experts to define story ideas
- Conduct research
- Interview internal and external sources
- Write and edit copy
- Gather photos and art to accompany articles
- Guide articles through approval channels
- Post content to the Ansys website
- Mentor other writers
- Bachelor's degree in journalism, communications or related field with 3-5 years of writing and editing experience
- Engineering and/or technical writing experience
- Familiarity with search engine optimization
- Experience with MS Office, Adobe InDesign, online content management systems or other publishing tools
- Excellent communication skills
- Ability to prioritize and multitask
- Attention to detail
- 5+ years of writing and editing experience in an engineering-related field
- Experience with AP Style
ALIGNING YOUR VALUES TO OUR SOLUTIONS
At Ansys, our diverse, collaborative teams give us the strength and insight to solve the world's most challenging engineering problems. Our ONE Ansys culture has at its core:
- Customer Focus
- Results and Accountability
- Transparency and Integrity
- Sense of Urgency
- Collaboration and Teamwork
ENGINEERING YOUR CAREER AT ANSYS
At Ansys, you will find yourself among the sharpest minds and most visionary leaders across the globe. Collectively we strive to change the world with innovative technology and transformational solutions. With a prestigious reputation in servicing well-known, world-class companies, standards at Ansys are high - met by those willing to rise to the occasion and meet those challenges head-on. At Ansys, it's about the learning, the discovery and the collaboration. It's about the "what's next" as much as the "mission accomplished." And it's about the melding of disciplined intellect with strategic direction and results that have, can and do impact real people in real ways. All this is forged within a working environment built on respect, autonomy and ethics.
At Ansys, you will find yourself among those eager to drive the world towards the next best thing with hands planted firmly on the wheel. Our team is passionate about pushing the limits of world-class simulation technology, empowering our customers to turn their design concepts into successful, innovative products faster and at lower cost. As a measure of our success in attaining these goals, Ansys has been recognized as one of the world's most innovative companies by prestigious publications such as Bloomberg Businessweek and FORTUNE magazines.
Ansys is an S&P 500 company and a member of the NASDAQ-100. We are proud to have been recognized for the following awards: Bay Area Best Places to Work, a Pillar World Awards Gold Winner, Fast Company Best Places to Work for Innovators, a Gold Stevie Award for Great Employers, the FORTUNE Future 50, a DCA Silver Winner, an R&D100 Finalist, a 20% by 2020 Women on Boards winner, a 2020 Pittsburgh Tech 50 - finalist, and America's Most Responsible Companies.
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We are committed to creating a culture of inclusion and belonging where everyone thrives as ONE Ansys team.
Ansys is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.
Ansys does not accept unsolicited referrals for vacancies, and any unsolicited referral will become the property of Ansys. Upon hire, no fee will be owed to the agency, person, or entity.
Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh