Copy and Content Writer

Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(9/8/2021 11:17 AM)
# of Openings
Business Unit
Enterprise Marketing & Communications

Your Challenge:

Position Purpose:

The purpose of this position is to support enterprise-wide external and internal marketing and communications, including events, initiatives and solutions. It is integral to supporting enterprise branding and global growth goals.


  • Write and edit marketing, content and web copy supporting enterprise-wide initiatives for multiple audiences and platforms, including articles, emails, social media, success stories and toolkits. Optimize SEO keywords as needed.
  • Write and edit marketing, content and web copy supporting the HIMSS Global Health Conference for multiple audiences and platforms, including articles, emails, social media and toolkits. Optimize SEO keywords and post web articles as needed.
  • With Operations Manager, manage intranet (HERO) content and posting. Create and post engaging HERO content, including articles, banners, monthly newsletter, and monthly blogs based on interviews with executive leadership team (ELT). Test and deploy monthly newsletter.
  • Assist with external and internal brand voice management, ensuring accuracy and consistency in materials.
  • Support internal communications content creation and messaging. Edit company-wide staff announcements.
  • Write and edit Healthbox external blogs based on content and input from stakeholders.
  • Update, edit and post staff bios to website.
  • Support EMC and other stakeholders in content development and posting, including building website landing pages for presentation decks and videos.
  • Research markets and industries, organize facts and sources, and interview internal subject matter experts to create content.


What you will need to be successful:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing or related field.
  • A minimum of five (5) years of related work experience.
  • Strong writing and editing skills, with ability to create compelling marketing and promotional materials for a variety of products and services.
  • Clear, compelling communicator with strong ability to adapt to company voice and write/edit in accordance with brand and editorial styles, including AP Stylebook.
  • Ability to research materials and conduct internal subject matter expert interviews to inform content creation.
  • High degree of motivation and willingness to take initiative and ownership of projects.
  • Ability to work directly with senior-level staff and marketing managers.
  • Ability to work well in a cross-functional environment.
  • Ability to work independently and autonomously within a team environment.
  • Experience working with teams and ability to communicate information to keep all levels of staff informed appropriately.
  • Solid knowledge and experience with PC-based applications (e.g., Microsoft Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word).

Why we love HIMSS, and why you will, too:

  • Our talent anywhere philosophy allows employees the flexibility to work virtually on an as-needed or permanent basis.
  • Competitive, comprehensive healthcare coverage.
  • Generous paid time off, including time off to volunteer!
  • 401K with employer match and profit sharing.
  • Be Well! Lifestyle reimbursement program.
  • Tuition reimbursement and professional development programs.


Are you a Changemaker?

We’ll do amazing things for healthcare.


HIMSS is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including Vets/Disabled


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