Granicus provides technology that empowers government organizations to create better lives for the people they serve. By offering the industry’s leading cloud-based solutions for communications, meeting and agenda management, and digital services to more than 3,000 public sector organizations, Granicus helps turn government missions into quantifiable realities. Granicus products connect more than 150 million people, creating a powerful network to enhance government transparency and citizen engagement. By optimizing decision-making processes, Granicus strives to help government realize better outcomes and have a greater impact for the citizens they serve.

As a company, Granicus helps empower some of the most creative people in the world who innovate within complex public sector organizations to make policies more effective and to transform the citizen experience so that everything from road closures to fostering programs are better understood.

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Content Writer

St. Paul, MN or Denver, CO
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Job Description

Want a role with a creative, results driven, and innovative Marketing Team? This position is your opportunity to join Granicus, the leading cloud-based solution for government and support the advancement of driving new revenue in a young and energized Cloud Vertical. You will be a part of a team that values individual initiative as well as team work. What we do makes a difference. Our products and services improve the efficiency of government and the quality of people's lives.

In the role as a Granicus Content Writer, you will be responsible for the creation of content marketing materials from blog posts to guides to success stories. This role requires a broad understanding of what tools and tactics are necessary for government to build meaningful connections with citizens. Excellent writing and editing skills, flexibility, attention to detail, organization, consistent follow-up, and the ability to prioritize in a fast-paced and demanding environment are necessary skills to be successful. Strong candidates with have excellent writing skills, and an enthusiasm for the public sector, technology, and government IT.

What You Get To Do:

  • Conduct research on stories about the government and its ability to connect with citizens
  • Create content marketing collateral that government organizations can use to improve their outreach and enhance their outcomes, including tips and best practices for continuous improvement
  • Interview public and private sector leaders and help tell compelling stories of how the relationships between government organizations and citizens are transforming due to the use of digital products
  • Help with marketing efforts and the execution of in-person and online events with written support
  • Attend and write about Granicus and industry-focused events
  • Help tell the story of the digital transformation happening within government, and produce everything from quick blog posts to in-depth guides ranging on topics from citizen engagement to legislative management
  • Edit and produce content to reach the Granicus audience and increase engagement
  • Work closely across departments to create useful content for government organizations in all stages of digital maturity

 

Skills & Requirements

What We Need In You:

  • 3+ years of relevant editing, writing, and communications experience
  • Background in Journalism or a related field
  • Exceptional, oral, written, editing, and communication skills
  • Experience in publishing and producing online content (WordPress preferred)
  • Ability to create original content that exemplifies and understanding of a content piece's goals and objectives
  • Strong familiarity with AP Style
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment
  • Willingness to take initiative
  • Experience working with international and virtual teams
  • Able to communicate effectively across teams

Granicus is committed to providing equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status

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