Date Posted: January 30, 2024

Deadline: March 1, 2024

Organization: Lander University

City: Greenwood

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $35,000- $ 39,000 annually


Bachelor’s degree in journalism, mass communication or related field, with 3-5 years of professional experience in newswriting or public relations, or an equivalent combination of relevant education and experience. Communications experience with DSLR cameras and social media platforms required. A valid driver's license and safe driving history. Must have strong skills in providing excellent customer service and demonstrate strong ethics.

Experience in academia preferred.

Expert communication skills and knowledge of Associated Press style, with superb writing, interviewing and editing skills. Must be able to meet deadlines while handling multiple assignments. Must have knowledge of basic photography principles. Comfortable familiarity with Microsoft Office suite, with Adobe Creative suite a plus.

Job Description:

As a member of the University’s creative services team, the staff writer is responsible for developing written content and information that promotes the news, achievements and research of Lander University’s students, faculty, staff, alumni and donors via print, broadcast and online media.

University Hours: 8:00am – 5:00pm, Monday – Friday
Position Work Hours: 37.5 hours per week.
Some nights and weekends required
Contact Name:
Jessica Puckett
Contact Email:
Application Process:
Applications must be submitted online at

Receipt of individual applications not acknowledged.
See position status at
Employer Address:

320 Stanley Ave.
Greenwood, SC 29646
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.