Content Marketing Writer

Come join our team as a Content Marketing Writer and play a pivotal role in leveling up Southern Web's inbound content marketing strategy.

Job overview

We are looking for an SEO-minded content creator to write our company’s blog articles, social media copy, and email newsletter copy, as well as craft occasional white papers, case studies, press releases, ad copy, video scripts, and infographic copy.

As an agency providing lead generation strategies and website management services to clients, it is crucial that our Content Marketing Writer be able to write high-quality, authoritative thought leadership content on topics like SEO, WordPress, managed hosting, email marketing, social media, etc.

Our ideal candidate has 3+ years of content writing experience, a firm grasp of SEO content best practices, and a background in creating inbound marketing content for an agency or B2B company.

This is a remote working position, so you’ll have the flexibility to work from wherever you have a fast internet connection.

Responsibilities & duties

  • Write and publish at least 3 content pieces per week according to our editorial calendar
  • Use strong research skills to distill complex, technical topics into actionable, easy-to-understand content
  • Conduct content interviews with subject matter experts, as necessary
  • Design compelling graphics and source stock imagery to provide visual support to content
  • Manage ongoing promotion of content on our social media platforms and through engaging email newsletter campaigns

Personal skills & attributes

  • You have strong interpersonal communication skills and can work effectively with others in a fast-paced remote workplace.
  • You are a critical thinker who can take a content idea and transform the concept to make it even more compelling.
  • You are highly organized and have excellent time/task management skills.
  • You feel comfortable writing quickly across different content mediums — whether it’s a 1000-word blog article or a short social media post.
  • You are often commended by editors on your ability to consistently produce clean, well-structured copy.
  • You care deeply about your work and how it affects the business and your co-workers.

“Nice to haves”

  • Experience writing in American English
  • Familiarity with WordPress, Google Analytics, Buffer, and Canva

Benefits of working at Southern Web

  • A market-related salary based on your experience
  • We’re a fully remote team with team members located in the US and South Africa. Work from wherever you have access to a fast internet connection
  • Quarterly profit distributions
  • Quarterly personal development stipend of $200
  • A technology stipend of $2000 for all new hires and a $1200 refresher stipend every 2 years

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