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  • Content Writer
  • Editor

Writers Duties and Responsibilities

A Content Writer handles the creation of compelling content and in this case, blog posts. The Content Writer is given a title and a basic outline to help them get started. A Content Writer is responsible for researching the topic to provide an engaged and resourceful piece, while maintaining a cohesive brand voice. 

The ideal candidate should have a proven track record of producing high-quality content—digital published content is preferred but we will look at unpublished pieces. This position requires a high level of creativity, as well as research abilities to write better material. The candidate will need to utilized SEO best practices, which they should have a basic understanding of but we can train up on our preferred methods. Content should need little to no editing so it must be high-quality the first go-around.

The successful candidate should also be detail-oriented and committed to meeting tight deadlines. Preference will be given to those with a strong writing portfolio.

Skills/Experience:

  • Has or is in pursuit of a bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Creative Writing, Public Relations, English or related field is preferred
  • Knowledge of digital marketing tactics, including SEO
  • Excellent writing skills, as well as the ability to communicate and collaborate effectively
  • The ability to consistently meet tight deadlines
  • At least one year of experience writing for a digital audience preferred
  • Google Suite access and knowledge

Editor Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare, rewrite, and edit copy in order to improve upon it
  • Read copy to identify and correct errors in spelling, grammar, and syntax
  • Fact-check copy to ensure that all dates, names, statistics, and facts are correct
  • Identify ways that the structure and flow of content could be improved
  • Act as the final stamp of approval on all formal written communications that represent our company externally
  • Direct, supervise, and educate other staff members who are responsible for written work, including freelance writers
  • Manage our publication, including coordinating freelance writers, defining the strategy, and planning necessary word counts and space for text and photos
  • Develop and execute ideas for written content that will resonate with our audience and elevate our brand
  • Participate in various meetings to share your expertise in written communication

Editor Requirements and Qualifications

  • Strong writing, editing, and proofreading skills
  • Leadership skills to effectively manage a team of writers or contributors
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Time management skills with the capability to effectively prioritize and multitask
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, Photoshop, InDesign, and various other publishing tools
  • Able to meet deadlines and budget requirements
  • 1+ years of proven working experience in an editor role
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communication, marketing, or a related field
  • Professional portfolio that highlights previously written work
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