As our Freelance Digital Content Writer, you'll spend approximately 15-25 hours per week helping PowerPost content creators and strategists writing social and blog content for various clients. From hospitality and attractions to healthcare and finance, you’ll have an aptitude for adaptation and ability to understand what engages an audience regardless of industry.
The ideal candidate has a strong understanding of how to create digital content within the parameters of multiple media platforms. Candidate will also have strong knowledge of blog writing and writing copy while following SEO principles. The ideal candidate is a self-motivated person, with an eye for detail and critical thinking skills.
Writing both long form (whitepapers, e-books, blogs) and short form (micro-blogs, social posts, etc.) content for clients
Finding/creating graphics optimized for digital platforms
Assisting fellow Content Strategists and Client Success Managers on various timely projects
Monitor for and strategize with the team on trends, best practices and ways to constantly improve content quality
Write with grammar quality, overall concept clarity and use of content marketing/social media best practices in mind
Schedule and serve as a community manager across client social pages (when applicable)
A working knowledge of digital marketing
Passion for blogging and/or familiarity with Wordpress
Experience with Microsoft Office and Google Docs
Familiarity with social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest)
Ability to perform under tight deadlines
Ability to create content that reflects a variety of brand voices
A keen interest in social media and content marketing
Creative and versatile writing skills
Knowledge of AP style
Proactive mentality geared towards experimentation and seeking out solutions
Would make you EXTRA awesome:
Previous experience working in agency environment
Experience in writing marketing copy
An eye for graphic design - experience using PicMonkey, Canva, Photoshop, etc.
Familiarity with content management systems and social advertising
PowerPost is an enterprise-level publishing platform and Content Newsroom that streamlines content marketing and turns brands into Power Publishers. The PowerPost platform is a revolutionary content marketing software that drives efficiency and maximizes content effectiveness through a unique suite of tools including predictive content intelligence and atomized content distribution. PowerPost’s Content Newsroom features award-winning brand journalists on demand to help develop, craft, and distribute a brand’s messaging and content. Headquartered in St. Louis and Chicago, PowerPost’s client list includes many leading brands, such as Ty, Inc., Germ-X, and Purina.