Web Content Manager (writer/editor) - People Portals team

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Corporate Functions


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200142846
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. The people here at Apple don’t just craft products - they build the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it. The People Portals team is looking for a writer/editor to oversee content development and updates for an internal global website. In this role, you will be responsible for a high volume of writing and editing, with an emphasis on improving content to be more concise and readable. You will be a strong writer, editor, and have experience with project management. You’ll enjoy working in a fast-paced environment to create amazing content—distilling a lot of information into key concepts.

Key Qualifications

  • 10 years of experience in online content production and editing
  • Ability to write clear, direct, and compelling copy in accordance with the Apple style guide and HR glossary
  • Ability to organize content in a clear and simple structure for reading online
  • Meticulous, highly organized, and strong task/project management skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Intermediate knowledge of HTML
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills; able to build strong relationships with partners in an often ambiguous and fast-changing environment
  • Ability to influence without authority and drive the task while working with cross-functional team
  • Experience with HR and global projects preferred


Maintain website content quality and uphold editorial standards in accordance with style guides, glossaries and local People team contributions Help define writing and editing standards for People Portals Write, edit and load content. Work with subject matter experts to develop and update content, articulating key messages in a way users will understand Evaluate and prioritize requests with input from leadership as needed Understand content structure and style for the web Scope content development work, communicate timelines, and negotiate with partners Work closely with the localization team for translated content Work closely with internal and external partners across the business

Education & Experience

BA/BS degree in English, journalism or communications (or related field); Master’s degree preferred

Additional Requirements