• Writer

    Schlumberger Houston, TX 77007

    Job #1978787071

  • Writer

    Houston - United States

    As part of a collaborative team, the Writer works closely with MarCom Managers, product champions, field engineers, and subject matter experts to develop clear, compelling copy for customer-facing print and digital collateral.

    Roles and Responsibilities:

    • Work with others on the creative team to ensure that marketing collateral is completed on brand, on time, and to editorial quality standards

    • Understand Schlumberger business goals and key differentiators as well as competitors' offerings

    • Edit marketing collateral as needed while adhering to an internal communications handbook and style guidelines

    • Determine the target audience and how Schlumberger products and services benefit the customer

    • Craft content and positioning statements that serve as the basis of all associated marketing materials and collateral

    • Manage collateral development workflow to ensure timely completion

    • Work closely with digital content analysts to optimize content strategy based on digital consumption trends

    • Keep up to date about the oil and gas industry and how that affects marketing and content strategy

    • Upload new content and revise existing content as needed in Sitecore content management system (CMS)

    Qualifications and Experience:

    • Undergraduate degree in Marketing, Advertising, Journalism, English, or related field

    • Excellent editing, writing, spelling, and grammar and language usage ability

    • Experience writing for E&P industry

    • Strong creative, teamwork, project management, personnel management, and organizational skills

    • Working knowledge of basic HTML or Sitecore CMS experience.

    • Candidates must be able to legally work and reside in the US, without sponsorship.

    • Preferred requirements:

    • 3-5 years' experience in professional writing/editing/communication, web writing, marketing, and working with creative teams

    • Strong domain knowledge of well, surface, subsea, and midstream production systems, including completions and downhole artificial lift systems, wellheads and surface production pumps, subsea equipment and processing, and process facilities and production technologies

    • Knowledge of Oilfield terminology and business practices

    • Familiar with the Chicago Manual of Style

    • Experience with project management systems

    • Core competencies:

    • Proficiency in Sitecore CMS-Ability to upload and create new content

    • Stakeholder Customer Service-Anticipate stakeholder needs with professional tact

    • Project Management-Ability to manage multiple one-off projects

    • Editorial Guidelines Compliance-Adhere to the editorial style set forth in the Communications Handbook and strive to minimize mistakes and editorial errors

    • Interpersonal Awareness-Understand and respect others

    • Leadership-Lead by example, create high-quality content that adheres to Communications Handbook.

    • SEO Knowledge-Understand SEO best practices, keyword research, and reviewing Google Analytics dashboards in Data Studio

    Schlumberger is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law. Schlumberger is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor - priority referral Protected Veterans requested.