Media Writer

Ultimate Software is seeking a tech-savvy Media Writer to create compelling thought-leadership content. This team member must be able to write versatile copy that is smart, refreshing, and approachable. Similarly, the ideal candidate will be able to quickly summarize content consumed in a manner that increases engagement and visibility. Strong collaboration skills are required to effectively elicit and respond to internal feedback. In addition to a strong writing background, this individual should be detail-oriented and enthusiastic about discussing technology topics for a variety of online and print publications, as well as on social media platforms.

Ultimate is ranked #1 in FORTUNE’s Best Places to Work in Technology for 2016 and #15 for 100 “Best Places to Work For in 2016.” This is the 5th year in a row we have been ranked on FORTUNE’s list. We were #21 in 2015, #20 in 2014, and #9 in 2013. Ultimate is also ranked #5 on the inaugural list of “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials” and #8 on Forbes magazine’s 2016 list of the “Most Innovative Growth Companies.”

Primary Responsibilities: (other duties may be assigned)

  • Write long-form and short-form content in distinguishable voices
  • Quickly consume content to write copy on relevant topics resonating with a variety of audiences
  • Maintain editorial calendars and lead the ongoing publishing of media content on various platforms, including social media
  • Manage and track media engagement and results. Create monthly reports for all properties and aggregate data into actionable insights to inform team members and internal stakeholders
  • Research industry trends and best practices: identify opportunities, trends, and features in the B2B technology and Human Resources Technology space
  • Develop and maintain relationships with team members and internal stakeholders
  • Educate others on relevant and effective uses of PR and social media to amplify messaging reach


  • 5 years of writing experience
  • Social media marketing experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience and comfort speaking with and/or on behalf of executives
  • Skilled researcher
  • Proficient with reporting tools to monitor programs and report progress
  • Ability to manage time effectively
  • MS Office
  • Photoshop preferred
  • HTML preferred
  • Personable
  • Self-starter
  • Detail-oriented
  • Flexible
  • Ability to multi-task

Travel Requirement: Limited travel upon request

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