We are a 26 year old Marketing Agency in Washington State, USA, that is currently growing. We have current staff in the Phillipines.
We are looking for someone with great American English writing skills, including proper grammar and spelling for American audiences. We need regular blog post and article writing for our Clients WordPress websites. Posts may go directly to WordPress sites or sometimes on social media. In some cases, using free stock photos or Canva may be required.
Initial work will be half time. Moving to full time is possible depending on performance and company needs.
Required Skills include:
• Research for articles.
• Using research to create well written articles/posts, usually 300-500 words. Content must be original, not copied, although you can use other articles online that you re-write.
• Use tools such as Grammarly, Spell Check, Yoast SEO or others to check for quality and word usage.
• Creating quality meta descriptions for articles
• Posting in Wordpress
• Ability to be assigned a project and complete on time without being reminded of deadlines
• Composing email newsletters may be involved
• Efficiency in completing writing assignments quickly is important. We will have a number of posts that need to written every week or even daily, so they must be completed quickly.
• Using our internal communication and project management tools is required. Currently, we use Freedcamp for Project management, Slack and email for communications.
SEO knowledge is a plus.
For those that we are interested in, we will ask you to write a short one or two paragraph example blog post. We will evaluate that writing to see if the grammar, punctuation and spelling are correct. We will review the content to see how engaging it is and if the keyword that we specify is featured prominently and more than once for SEO ranking. Topics of the post may include:
- Why is getting your brakes on you car inspected important?
- How does teeth cleaning help your overall health?
- Why is having a Will important?