Visa Senior Editor in Foster City, California
This position provides editorial support for Visa’s global communications and publications, including weekly email newsletters with hard and fast deadlines. Content includes technology, operational and regulatory information for Visa’s global client base. Responsibilities include comprehensive editing for clarity, grammar, consistency, accuracy and style in a fast-paced environment. Strong project management, proactive relationship-building and customer-service skills are required.
In addition to editing, the position is responsible for managing the communication processes, schedules and calendars, and assisting management with strategic and tactical publication and project plans. Other responsibilities include keeping current with company and industry knowledge to identify appropriate communication requirements. Other duties as assigned.
Position will work in concert with one other editors and report to a managing editor.
6+ years of extensive editing and writing experience, preferably in the financial services industry
Works well under pressure, thriving under tight deadlines
Meticulous attention to detail Ability to multitask, monitor and prioritize assignments
Strong strategic thinker and problem-solver
Team player with the ability to work and communicate effectively
Experience building strong relationships across multiple departments and levels of management
Ability to adapt to change quickly, and effectively tackle unfamiliar tasks and requests
Proven leadership abilities, including excellent oral and written communications
Strong knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite of products
Minimum of a bachelor’s degree, preferably in English, Journalism, Business, or other communications-related field
Preferred additional skills:
Experience working in a global or multiregional capacity, with strong cross-cultural sensitivities
Experience adhering to documented standards for copy
An understanding of Associated Press style guide
A good eye for design and style in the digital space
Written knowledge of a secondary language (especially Spanish, Portuguese, French, Chinese, Japanese or Korean)
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.