Managing Editor

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When visionary companies need to know how their world-changing ideas will perform, they close the gap between design and reality with Ansys simulation. For more than 50 years, Ansys software has enabled innovators across industries to push boundaries by using the predictive power of simulation. From sustainable transportation to advanced semiconductors, from satellite systems to life-saving medical devices, the next great leaps in human advancement will be powered by Ansys.


The Managing Editor supports Ansys content marketing efforts by administering the day-to-day activities of online and print publications that promote the Ansys brand. The role requires excellent writing, editing, and communication skills to assist content creators in transforming technical topics into stories that are read, shared, and acted upon. Ansys audiences include engineering executives, product design and development engineers, third-party media outlets, and internal company stakeholders.

The Managing Editor will assist the Corporate Content Manager by coordinating assignments among a global team of internal and external writers, editors, and designers. They will ensure high-quality content is produced on time while meeting Ansys tone and style guidelines. They will be directly involved in creating and promoting content. The Managing Editor will also assist with updating an editorial calendar and ensuring team members are kept informed.


Work closely with Media Relations, Industry Marketing Managers, Product Marketing Managers, and technical experts to define content assignments
Collaborate with marketing, subject matter experts, sales, and other stakeholders to convey the voice of the company and articulate our unique story
Create content that is consistent with the objectives of the campaign for which it is produced, in a language familiar to the intended audience and appropriate to the medium in which it is delivered
Coordinate publications and cross-functional team meetings
Post content to the Ansys website
Maintain an editorial calendar
Mentor writers and editors


Bachelors degree in journalism, communications, marketing, or related field with 5 years of writing and editing experience
Aptitude for communicating complex engineering concepts with brevity and clarity
Familiarity with search engine optimization
Experience with MS Office, Adobe InDesign, online content management systems, or other publishing tools
Impeccable grasp of the English language, including familiarity with effective business writing
Capacity to gather information from various stakeholders, synthesize it, and retell it in a consistent voice
Ability to implement and maintain documentation creation and management systems and platforms
Strong personal communication and teaching skills
Can be Remote in the US


5+ years of writing and editing experience in an engineering-related field
Experience mentoring a team of writers
Experience with AP Style

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Status: Open Job type: Full Time Salary: Negotiable Publish date: 28 Feb 2024

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