Overview: This position is responsible for developing and coordinating the association’s external communications, both print and digital, to ensure distribution of accurate, timely, and professional media to HAI’s membership and the international helicopter community.
Essential Functions of the Position Include, but Are Not Limited To:
Overseeing day-to-day production of association’s daily electronic newsletter, including developing original content, selecting and editing news items and press releases for inclusion, and entering material into content management system
Developing, writing, and editing, including substantive editing, content for the association’s print and digital publications, websites, and social media
Copyediting, proofreading, and performing related quality-control functions on association’s print and digital publications, websites, and social media
Coordinating HAI web content, including working with other departments to ensure web content is current and consistent with HAI’s policies and programs
Assisting the public relations staff with trade press and other media inquiries
Other duties as assigned
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities.
Desired Qualifications for the Position Include:
Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications, or related field of study
Three or more years of copyediting and proofreading experience (prior trade or professional association experience preferred)
Superior writing, editing, and proofreading skills
Ability to conduct research and write content for publications and website
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
Extremely detail-oriented and well organized, with the ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines
Self-motivated; high degree of initiative
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work independently and in a team environment
Advanced computer skills and proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite and familiarity with the Adobe Creative Suite and content management systems
Ability to travel if necessary
The above qualifications are representative, but not all-inclusive, of the knowledge, skills, and abilities required for the position.
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Incomplete submissions will not be considered
All positions are located in Alexandria, VA; flextime and telecommuting are not available
All candidates are subject to background screening and drug testing
This posting is an announcement of a vacant position under recruitment. It is not intended to replace the official job description. Job descriptions are available upon confirmation of an interview.
Helicopter Association International is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Helicopter Association International (HAI) is an aviation trade association dedicated to the advancement of the international helicopter community. HAI has over 3,500 member organizations who fly more than 5,000 helicopters, totaling over 2.3 million hours each year.
HAI annually produces HAI HELI-EXPO, the world's largest trade show and exposition dedicated to helicopters.
HAI is an Equal O...pportunity Employer and proudly offers competitive benefits. All positions are located in Alexandria, VA. All candidates are subject to background screening and drug testing.