6 months ago

Junior Web Editor

JustAnswer
  • Remote
  • Contract
  • Marketing
    • editing
    • seo
    • writing
  • 6 months ago

We are seeking an experienced and flexible web editor who is able to do double duty as a content writer. We are an established tech company with a treasure trove of user-generated content, and we’re building a team of writers and editors who can harness raw content and turn it into engaging, reader-facing copy. Previous experience managing a team of writers is a plus, but not necessary.

Our web editor will work closely with and oversee a small team of content developers, so the ability to communicate effectively, set actionable goals, measure impact, and iterate quickly is essential. We offer the ability to work 40+ hours/week on a flexible timetable. The position is remote/telecommute.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with and extract the most value from a team of writers
  • Juggle multiple projects concurrently and deliver consistent results on a quarterly basis
  • Use industry tools to track performance of content and triage underperforming content
  • Steer a variety of content projects while remaining laser-focused on driving traffic
  • Develop new content ideas that respond to changes in the competitive landscape and position the company as a leader in the field

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field or commensurate experience
  • Proven track record of stellar writing, editing, and critical thinking skills
  • Resourcefulness as a learner; you understand what you don’t know and are eager to gain more expertise
  • Solid familiarity with SEO best practices
  • Experience working w/ Google Analytics, BrightEdge, SEQL preferred but not necessary
  • Experience collaborating with other writers at a minimum, managing writers at best
  • Ability to execute in the short term while planning strategically for the long term

Other

  • Pay is $18-$22 / hour, depending on experience
  • Position is contract
  • Telecommute, with flexible hours and the ability to work 40 hour weeks