Skills: Technical Writing
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Houston, TX, US
In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.
Located in region: North America
Company Profile Oceaneering is a global oilfield provider of engineered services and products primarily to the offshore oil and gas industry, with a focus on deepwater applications. Through the use of its applied technology expertise, Oceaneering also serves the defense, entertainment, and aerospace industries. Oceaneering's business offerings include remotely operated vehicles, built-to-order specialty subsea hardware, deepwater intervention and manned diving services, non-destructive testing and inspection, and engineering and project management. Position Summary As a part of the Global Marketing and Communications team, the Content Writer will develop vibrant, fresh, and effective communication content for a variety of media. Duties & Responsibilities * Conceptualize, structure, write, and present strategic and compelling stories for internal and external audiences * 70% - Collaborate with a variety of stakeholders to develop and maintain proper messaging and consistency for Oceaneering.com, internal employee communications, marketing campaigns, and social media to ensure information is timely, accurate, and meets quality in communications, branding standards, and editorial styles * 20% - Multitask across multiple small to large projects by creating content that is engaging, accurate, and appropriate for various audiences in the form of customer success stories, technical articles, etc. by writing in a variety of styles and formats (e.g., banners, technical articles, news releases, brochures, data sheets, case studies, presentations, etc.) for a range of diverse channels * 10% - Lead proofreading, fact˜hecking, and editing processes for various mediums * Interview Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to fully capture technical stories for products and services * Facilitate interaction between multiple stakeholder groups through use of superior interpersonal skills * Must meet tight deadlines to respond quickly to market opportunities Qualifications **Education and/or Experience** Bachelor's degree in Marketing or a related field with emphasis on writing and communication skills and at least three (3) to five (5) years of solid marketing and technical writing experience required (oil and gas experience preferred), or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have portfolio showcasing diverse writing experience (samples of web writing required) and a proven ability to quickly learn complex product features and turn them into concise but thorough documentation. **Reasoning Ability** Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. **Computer Skills** To perform this job successfully, an individual should have complete knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) and basic working knowledge of web content management applications (such as Google Apps, WordPress, or equivalent). **Written Communication ** Writes clearly and informatively; Edits work for spelling and grammar; Varies writing style to meet needs; Presents numerical data effectively; Able to read and interpret written information. **Oral Communication** Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification; Responds well to questions; Demonstrates group presentation skills; Participates in meetings. Equal Employment Opportunity All qualified candidates will receive consideration for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, marital status, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors. Job Board Partnership #CB# #RZ# *Job Title:* Sr Content Writer *Location:* Houston, Texas *Job ID:* 11050 *Regular/Temporary:* Regular *Full/Part Time:* Full-Time
Expiration Date: 2016-08-06 Industry: Utilities
Oceaneering develops products and services for use throughout the lifecycle of an offshore oilfield, from drilling to decommissioning. The company is the world's largest manufacturer and operator of work class Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs) and is also a leader in offshore oilfield maintenance services, workover control systems, asset integrity services, umbilicals, subsea hardware and tooling. Oceaneering also serves the aerospace, defense and theme park industries.