Optiv Security Inc
Corporate Writer | Denver or Overland Park KS
Optiv is looking for an experienced writer, storyteller, editor and content curator who can deliver rich, brand-building content to support our thought leadership initiatives. More often than not, writing about technical solutions either uses too many buzzwords and rhetoric to be impactful or gets too into the specifics on speeds and feeds. We would like to ensure our messaging provides insight and inspires action through stories and scenarios that lead to the solutions that Optiv provides, versus leading with our pitch.
The right candidate will have a passion for content development and storytelling, as well as technical and creative copywriting. He or she will understand the Optiv brand narrative, clearly, articulate our value proposition and maintain consistent quality, tone, voice, and style. We are seeking someone who can effectively collaborate with a range of stakeholders to create and fine-tune market-facing materials such as white papers, opinion papers, blogs, advertising copy and video scripting.
The ideal candidate will have an interest in and aptitude for writing, editing, and creative concepts. He or she will also efficiently organize and execute on multiple deliverables in close cooperation with team members and internal clients.
Primary Responsibilities and Duties
Working with other Optiv subject matter experts, actively participate in discussions on information security topics and gain knowledge about the cyber security problems our services and solutions solve; translate that knowledge into compelling collateral.
Work closely with subject matter experts and internal customers to develop compelling messages and content that enhances our brand voice and connects us to current and potential clients.
Write and edit copy for inbound marketing purposes: blogs, white papers, opinion papers, videos, infographics, video scripts, etc.
Write and edit promotional copy, emails, website, and other materials.
Ensure branding standards are consistent and maintained across writing assignments.
Support efficient production of targeted communication pieces that meet strategic objectives and align with brand guidelines.
Partner with project managers, designers and other team members to ensure that materials are of the highest quality and delivered on time.
Bachelor's degree in English, Journalism, or Communications or another related field
Experience creating content within the technology industry, preferrably cyber security
Ability to clearly, accurately and concisely prepare all types of content for a variety of audiences. Knowledge of AP style required.
Aptitude for and interest in editing copy and interest in providing quality control feedback to project and content owners.
A successful track record of influencing peers to achieve measurable results.
Self-starter with ability to edit and update Microsoft Office (especially Word and PowerPoint) and Adobe Acrobat. Competent in and comfortable with production and desktop publishing.
Ability to work independently and proactively within a team. Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, while maintaining priorities and high-quality results.
Exceptional attention to detail.
Minimal travel required.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Optiv Security Inc
Website : https://www.optiv.com
Optiv's vision is to become the most advanced, most comprehensive and most trusted partner for cyber security solutions. We provide a full suite of information security services and solutions that help define cyber security strategy, identify and remediate threats and risks, select and deploy the right technology, and achieve operational readiness to protect from malicious attack. We serve as a client advocate, holistically addressing information security needs ranging from the program level all the way down to the project level. We help businesses, governments and educational institutions plan, build and run successful information security programs, solve focused security problems, and execute specific IT security projects.