Partner Communications Specialist


About Us:

Wiley empowers researchers, learners, universities, and corporations to achieve their goals in an ever-changing world.

For over 200 years we have been helping people and organizations develop the skills and knowledge they need to succeed. We develop digital education, learning, assessment, and certification solutions to help universities, businesses, and individuals move between education and employment and achieve their ambitions. By partnering with learned societies, we support researchers to communicate discoveries that make a difference. Our online scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly journals, books, and other digital content build on a 200-year heritage of quality publishing.

Position Details

Partner Communications Specialist
Twin Cities Metro
Minneapolis, MN

Want a casual work environment filled with energy, cutting-edge creativity, and a fast pace? Enjoy the benefits of working for a large organization while maintaining the fun and creativity typically only found within a small company!

We’re looking for curious and collaborative people to join our growing entrepreneurial team in Minneapolis. The Wiley Workplace Learning Solutions team (division of John Wiley & Sons) creates products and services to help people become more effective in their workplace and achieve career success. Our products include Everything DiSC, The Five Behaviors, and PXT Select, and we go to market through an Authorized Partner network of trainers, coaches, and consultants who use our branded solutions to bring value to their trusted advisor relationships within organizations. As Partner Communications Specialist, you will play a key role by developing crisp, clear written content specifically to support our Authorized Partners.

What your day might look like:

  • Work with Channel and Brand teams to identify key messaging needs 
  • Help develop a consistent voice for all Partner communications 
  • Write clear, compelling, action-oriented messaging for e-newsletters and other key Partner communications 
  • Create strategic messaging and content to support Channel leadership 
  • Work with the Brand team to ensure effective delivery of all messaging 
  • Contribute to the reimagining of the Partner communication process to reduce the dependency on email 
  • Collaborate across functions to ensure alignment and deliver exceptional customer experiences 
  • Room to be creative and innovative with all the work you do! 
  • Have fun and working hard as part of a dynamic, collaborative team

You’ll need:

  • Emotional intelligence 
  • Stellar interpersonal communication skills 
  • 3-5 years experience writing clear, compelling educational and marketing content and communications 
  • Ability to simplify complex messaging 
  • Strong copyediting and proofreading skills 
  • Exceptional grasp of English language and grammar 
  • Ability to balance priorities and deliver quality work under tight deadlines 
  • Proven problem-solving and critical thinking abilities 
  • Curiosity to learn and comfort with asking questions to push for clarity 
  • A highly collaborative approach, and the ability to work effectively across different functions 
  • Bachelor’s Degree—English, communications, sociology, psychology, or related field 
  • Ability to work in a rapidly changing environment and respond with agility 
  • Tech savvy, with the ability to learn and understand new technologies quickly


  • Competitive base salary, with annual goal-based bonus potential 
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance 
  • 401K with company match

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