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Editorial Analyst at West Corporation

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

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Location: Chicago, Illinois





Job Description:
As part of the West Digital Communication department, the GlobeNewswire distribution network is one of the world's largest, giving companies global reach and the ability to target their messages to the audiences that matter most. We are currently seeking an Editorial Analyst to join our fast-paced, growing team where no day is the same in Chicago!

The Editorial Analyst plays a key role in help drive clients' Press Release distribution services. Editorial Analysts review and form clients' press releases under time sensitive deadlines and distribute them via our global network to journalists, terminals and websites. This role involves high concentration in editing and customer service. While this role does not offer original writing skills, there are opportunities to specialize in areas around newswire distribution and to provide consultation to our clients. Our clients range from C-Suite executives to Public Relations professional across multiple industries, so professionalism is a must!


Day to day responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Review press releases for grammatical and spelling inconsistencies and errors. This does not involve fact checking
  • Format press release to match the clients' original version as closely as possible
  • Communicate with clients via phone and email
  • Assist clients' with regulatory needs, such as SEDAR and EDGAR filings
  • Assist clients' with account maintenance, such as managing email lists, adding new users and accounts, and managing multimedia libraries
  • Develop knowledge and aid in the support of other West Digital Media Solutions offerings
  • Other duties as assigned