Company: Schlumberger
Skills: Editor, PR / Corporate Communications
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Location: London-United Kingdom, England, United Kingdom
Status: Active

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Copywriter / Editor – Software Integrated Solutions (SIS)                                                             


We are looking for a 3-5 years experienced Copywriter / Editor to join our Communication and Marketing team in London.




Job Summary:




Software Integrated Solutions (SIS) is an operating unit of Schlumberger that provides software, information management, IT infrastructure, and services. SIS enables oil and gas companies to solve today's industry challenges with innovative workflows enabled by open collaboration and comprehensive global services, step-changing the effectiveness of E&P teams.




Through our technologies and services, oil and gas companies can improve business performance, reduce exploration and development risk, and realize the potential of the digital oil field.




The SIS copywriter/editor is responsible for delivering high quality written content for all internal and external channels where SIS is present, to promote the software and services we provide to the global E&P market. This position is instrumental in producing, coordinating, and delivering a variety of marketing materials and communications leveraging best practice marketing techniques, ensuring the voice of SIS is fresh, engaging, and in line with the wider Schlumberger organization.








The SIS copywriter/editor reports to the SIS Communication Manager and proactively communicates with our technical community (marketing, geoscientists, product champions, project managers, and operations managers) and clients to develop marketing communications.




Essential Responsibilities and Duties:



  • Collect requirements from stakeholders to produce brochures, flyers, web content, and other relevant marketing communication materials
  • Produce final copy for internal and external channels from technical drafts and notes, or based on information obtained from project stakeholders
  • Work directly with project managers or requesters to develop messages and draft content
  • Idea creating for new content, and how to improve content in already existing channels
  • Work with Graphic Designers to produce/edit right message for marketing collateral
  • Work with different owners in the marketing department to ensure full utilization of content (e.g. GA, SEO, web content audit)
  • Internal newsletter ownership
  • Participate periodically at relevant events
  • Other support for SIS communication department (writing and editing for executive communication, customer presentations, global webcasts, etc)


Previous Experience and Competencies:




Education:  BS/MSC (similar) preferred in journalism, marketing, communications, and a familiarity with the principles of the oil & gas industry is preferable but not necessary




Experience: 3 to 5 years’ experience in editing and writing, producing technical reports, and writing for web.




Key Competencies:



  • Strong writing and editing skills
  • Strong software skills in a Windows environment using Microsoft Office products,
  • Intermediate software skills in Adobe products such as Photoshop, InDesign, etc.
  • Good understanding of the environmental industry





  • Agile with strong attention to detail
  • Creative with an interest of new ways of communicating
  • Quick learner with a good attitude towards challenges
  • Excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Good project management skills, and ability to work with all layers of the organization


Schlumberger is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or other characteristics protected by law.




A tradition of excellence and innovation


We’re the world’s leading provider of integrated pore-to-pipeline technology solutions to the oil and gas industry. We’re also a leading employer in our sector—with a reputation for hiring the best and the brightest people and keeping them at the top of their game through rewarding career-long development opportunities.


Each day, in 85 countries, we help our customers find and produce oil and gas in ways that demonstrate respect for both people and the environment. Today’s industry challenges call for new ideas, techniques, and solutions. If you want to drive your career and want to grow with a company that’s embraced new ways of thinking since 1927, we may have the career for you.



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