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Content Editor (Freelance)

Location
Los Angeles, California
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
7 Jan 2023
At WriteForMe (), we write content for our clients' blogs and social media channels. This is a content startup built on a monthly recurring revenue/content subscription model: (1) clients sign up for a plan, (2) we develop a content strategy/roadmap for them, and then (3) we deliver/publish the content on an ongoing basis.

We consider ourselves an extension of our client's marketing department. We are expanding our business and looking for FREELANCE Content Editors to join our US team. This position is remote and the schedule is flexible as long as you can join meetings (PST) as needed. As a Content Editor, your job is to ensure our standards for content excellence are being met.

You'll need to make sure every piece of content fulfills the client-approved brief, matches the client's brand voice and speaks to the client's target audience. You have a ruthless attitude toward filler or fluff, a natural sense of what makes a piece flow, and a keen eye for detail. You'll help mentor our writers so we continually improve our ability to deliver A+ content.

Responsibilities:
Edit, polish and proofread content
Revise content when needed
Provide clear notes and direction for writers
Meet delivery deadlines
Coordinate with production manager to identify strengths and weaknesses of writer pool
Coordinate with the production team to adjust processes and procedures as needed

Requirements:
3+ years experience working as an editor or proofreader
Impeccable written and verbal communication skills
Proficiency in MS Office and Google Suite
Familiar with social media marketing strategy and tools (Buffer, Hootsuite, etc.)
Familiar with SEO content principles and tools (SEMRush, Ahrefs, Google Analytics, etc.)
Familiar with online publishing platforms, such as WordPress
Bachelor's degree in English, Journalism, Media or related field
Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, start-up environment, shifting priorities and focus as needed
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Details

  • Job Reference: 863894504-2
  • Date Posted: 7 January 2023
  • Recruiter: WriteForMe
  • Location: Los Angeles, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Role: Marketing, Project Management
  • Job Type: Permanent