Senior Content Writer/Editor

Location: New York, NY Office - Corporate Headquarters

Hazen and Sawyer, an engineering firm focused solely on integrated water management, seeks a talented, collaborative content writer and editor to join our creative, energetic marketing communications team in Manhattan. This fulltime position will challenge you to apply journalistic skills and technical acumen to writing and editing content for new project proposals.

Job Duties:

• Capture key messaging and information from team discussions
• Produce outlines, storyboards, and written content in collaboration with technical teams of engineers and scientists
• Interview technical experts to collect information and support narratives
• Independently research technical content from existing plans, drawings, research, etc.
• Weave content into a narrative that supports technical approaches and messaging strategies
• Link words with images and informational graphics to complete content loops

Desired Skills:

• Talent for quickly developing high-quality written content
• Resilience for iterative materials development process
• Demonstrated ability to succeed on multiple, concurrent deadlines in a fast-paced environment
• At least five years of experience writing in a professional services or journalism environment
• Degree in journalism, literature, or a technical field
• Comfort working in Windows environment (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, etc.)
• Existing knowledge of water infrastructure, design engineering a plus

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Larry, Principal Engineer

“Working within this company, I hear the more experienced staff reference the "Hazen way," and it's taken me a few years to understand what that really means. It's a "we" attitude: we get the work done, we do it right, and we maintain the best standards in the industry.”

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