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Senior Content Strategist (Remote)
ICF is a mission-driven company filled with people who care deeply about improving the lives of others and making the world a better place. Our core values include Embracing Difference; we seek candidates who are passionate about building a culture that encourages, embraces, and hires dimensions of difference.
we are fearless in finding new ways to solve problems, relentless in making sure it pays off for our clients and committed to making a positive change in the world.
Join our community of mission-driven creatives, communicators, strategists, and technologists to challenge the status quo.
Here’s your chance to join our award-winning agency, ICF Next. We’re changemakers, a community of mission driven creatives, communicators, strategists, and technologists. We’re searching for our next Content Strategist to work with our teams across federal, state, and local government client accounts. If you’re passionate about making sure the right public health content reaches the right people when and where they need it, we’d love to talk to you. This position can be remote.
Lead content strategy approaches on projects that may range from websites to chatbots to text programs
Conduct intake meetings, listening sessions, and workshops to understand users’ and clients’ unique needs
Develop strategic and technical approaches that address those needs
Gain buy-in from internal and external stakeholders on your recommendations
Lead information architecture (IA) improvement efforts including using data to guide solutions for content structure, sitemaps, and taxonomy
Guide content auditing efforts and provide oversight throughout the content migration lifecycle for web redesign projects
Coach junior staff on best practices for IA, Content Strategy, and writing for the web
Work as part of a multidisciplinary team that includes Content Strategists, User Experience (UX) Designers, Writers, Editors, Developers and more
Leverage UX and Analytics findings to validate and iterate on your team’s solutions
Create, update, and migrate content within various Content Management Systems including working within stage and production environments
Create persuasive, client-ready deliverables and presentations that clearly articulate next steps
Be a creative thinker and problem solver
Content Strategist, you will have:
Bachelor’s degree in related field
5+ years of experience in Content Strategy; experience with public health content is a plus
Experience leading Content Strategy efforts on projects such as website redesigns. Experience with Drupal, SharePoint, or Service Now is a plus
Ability to delegate tasks across multiple practice areas including Content Strategy, UX, Communications, and Visual Design
Experience participating in Agile projects:
Defining roles and responsibilities,
Setting clear expectations for tasks and tickets (i.e. acceptance criteria),
Writing user stories,
Providing workflow guidance
Shepherd content throughout the development lifecycle
Ability to work independently, seek help as needed, and contribute to team and company culture
Working at ICF
Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.
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