Cox Enterprises, Inc.
Senior Writer','180144','','Cox Enterprises','!*!The Cox
Enterprises’ Corporate Communications and Public Relations team is seeking a
Senior Writer to help articulate the goals and objectives of the company’s
senior executive leaders in all communications, ranging from formal speeches,
presentations, talking points and briefings to bylined articles in the company
magazine, relevant industry/business publications and informal blog posts on internal
and external social media and digital channels.
member will help ensure consistency in tone and messaging among company leaders
while promoting the Cox brand and its diverse portfolio of businesses to a
variety of audiences. S/he will work closely with the entire corporate
communications team as well as business partners in the Cox business divisions
to craft and disseminate important company news, leadership messages and
S/he must have
extremely strong written and oral communication skills, as well as excellent
interpersonal skills and a professional demeanor. The successful candidate must
have a demonstrated ability to write on deadline and turn crisp, clear copy
candidate will easily handle shifting priorities and be skilled at both
planning/strategizing and executing impactful communications. Sometimes these
communications will be technical in nature relating to Cox businesses and
programs; other times they will be inspirational and spark a call to action.
clear, publication-ready copy and high-quality presentations for a high-profile
narratives and think creatively about photography and other related content. Serve
as a primary team editor and proofreader. Demonstrate
and promote cultural awareness of our company’s commitment to sustainability,
diversity and innovation. Pay
attention to detail and manage multiple projects across different teams. Be
receptive to constructive criticism that comes as a part of the editing
process, with the ability to adapt content and manage versions based upon
feedback from multiple stakeholders.Be
creative and resourceful at finding the right stakeholders to help shape a compelling
to staff speaking events as needed to provide on-site presentation support
during key events and initiatives.
of 10 to 15 progressive experience in media (i.e.: newspaper journalism),
government communications, public relations, editing etc. Proven
track record in speech writing for executives at the C-Suite level or executive
level with a supporting portfolio of material to demonstrate proficiency.Excellent
grasp of grammar and AP style.Competency
in MS Office (especially PowerPoint and Excel) and potentially other
presentation design software.Undergraduate
degree in marketing, communications, journalism or related field.
','','Cox Enterprises','US-GA-Atlanta-6205 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd','','Regular','Individual Contributor','Day Job','','Yes, 5 % of the Time','Full-time','Ongoing','Senior Writer
Cox Enterprises, Inc.
Website : http://www.coxenterprises.com
Cox Enterprises is a leading communications, media and automotive services company. With revenues of nearly $16 billion and approximately 50,000 employees, the company's major operating subsidiaries include Cox Communications (cable television distribution, high-speed Internet access, telephone, commercial telecommunications and advertising solutions); Cox Media Group (television and radio stations, digital media, newspapers and advertising sales rep firms); and Cox Automotive (automotive-related auctions, financial services, media and software solutions). The company's major national brands include AutoTrader.com, Kelley Blue Book, Manheim, Savings.com and Valpak.