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Content Editors create, plan and publish information on websites. Typical duties seen on a Content Editor resume include collaborating with marketing staff and copywriters, checking material for accuracy, researching visitor needs and preferences, developing editorial guidelines, uploading material to websites, and monitoring website traffic statistics. Based on our collection of resume samples, these employees should demonstrate excellent writing skills, attention to details, accuracy, an interest for technology, creativity, and research skills. Most Content Editors have a degree in English, journalism, communication or marketing.

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1

Senior Content Editor

As a Senior Editor, developed a new style guide and managed the assignment and editing of text for global Neighborhood Description project

  • Wrote, edited, and published optimized descriptive text and bulleted attributes for [company name]. websites
  • Trained and onboarded new hires on style, tools, and best practices
  • Contributed to style guides, glossaries, and process documentation
  • Gathered and wrote content for quarterly e-newsletters
  • Communicated daily with a variety of internal teams and external customers
  • Worked efficiently to meet daily targets and team SLAs in a workflow queue
  • Provided excellent customer service by responding to partners in a timely and professional manner
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
English
2

Vance Publishing Digital Content Editor

Created e-newsletters under strict deadlines for a variety of agricultural websites using Adobe Dreamweaver

  • Created and aggregated content for websites, edited said content and posted content to websites
  • Helped launch website redesign and managed social media accounts
  • Recruited and trained interns for digital media team
  • Worked as part of digital media team; helped create media content calendars and keep others on deadline
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Journalism
Linguistics
3

Web Marketing Coordinator / Content Editor

Responsible for researching, writing and editing content for 2,000+ page external website, student intranet portal and clinic website

  • Managed SEO projects that increased enrollment for new academic programs
  • Created school's first student portal and series of promotional mini-sites
  • Developed branding standards and guidelines for all digital communications
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
Certificate
BA
Bachelor of Arts
4

Content Editor

  • Edited keyed data to a high standard
  • Reviewed data and identified abnormalities and inconsistencies in a quick and efficient manner
  • Extensively used Excel and other custom tools.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Communications, Public Relations
5

Contract, Associate Content Editor

Reviewing print and electronic copy (web content) for grammar, punctuation, readability, style and flow

  • Assisting in preparing content for publication in print, CD-ROM and online media
  • Ensuring accuracy, completeness and adherence to established format.
  • Assisting the Team Leader in coordinating assigned projects
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
6

Content Editor

  • Planned content strategy, individually and within team, for TV programs, focusing on fresh content and descriptive text, and posted listings in company database to be used for digital entertainment technology.
  • Achieved positive accolades from senior executives for producing concise, witty, audience-appropriate copy and for embracing time sensitive tasks.
  • Worked directly with high profile customers (primarily NBC Universal and Comcast) to troubleshoot problems.
  • Standardized, wrote, and maintained thousands of items of metadata for film and television each week.
  • Planned, assigned, wrote, and edited features, interviews, and reviews.
  • Selected to handle high priority projects, in addition to regular workflow.
  • Published blogger for allmovie.com (critical reviews, feature articles, interviews with filmmakers and actors, long-form creative pieces).
  • Developed editorial content strategies and prioritized projects within a constantly evolving workflow.
Candidate Info
36
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Written Communications
7

Promotional Content Editor

  • Proofread consumer, professional and internal communications including websites, presentations, letters, brochures, posters and more
  • Reviewed promotional and educational projects to ensure accuracy of spelling, grammar, punctuation, syntax, context and references
  • Provided final approval of marketing copy for multi-billion dollar brands
  • Served as a leader on promotional copy approval teams comprised of stakeholders from across the enterprise
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Communication
8

Digital Content Editor

  • Design, develop, and implement communication strategy
  • Create, post, and write 5-7 stories daily on trending national music, health and lifestyle news
  • Manage social media platforms including Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Tumblr, LinkedIn etc.
  • Monitor our new mobile app to ensure easy reading after automatic conversion of posts
  • Calculate impressions and use SEO tactics to enhance our daily unique visits, now at 300K
  • Train interns and schedule their workload
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Broadcast Journalism
9

Copywriter/content Editor

Create engaging written content for clients' websites, blogs, and social media platforms.

  • Write content for several different countries, including Canada and Australia.
  • Comply with international advertising laws.
  • Work closely with team members to coordinate quality standards and keep up with an ever-changing industry.
  • Edit other team members' content prior to submission.
  • Comply with client requests and match their proposed tone and persona.
  • Communicate with customers and doctors' offices via emails, text messages, and phone calls regarding prescriptions, contact lenses, and orders.
  • Provide exceptional customer service.
  • Process digital images and record prescription information in a system database.
  • Control release of customer orders in accordance with federal law.
  • Work in multiple systems simultaneously and prioritize tasks.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Human Resources Management
BA
English
10

Content Editor

  • Edited articles for over 2,000 online articles each month for hundreds of websites.
  • Created 1,000 original and unique SEO online titles.
  • Worked with account managers to improve the quality of each website.
  • Curated content for clients to improve their websites with SEO knowledge and tips.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BA
Journalism

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