Web Content Editor - Remote

Posted on Oct 12, 2021 by CareerAddict

Leicester, East Midlands, United Kingdom
Marketing
Immediate Start
High School
Monthly Salary, Negotiable + Benefits
Full-Time

DQ Media is looking for a talented and enthusiastic web content editor to join its team on a full-time, remote basis.

The successful candidate will support the content strategy of our main project, CareerAddict.com, an award-winning career advice resource with over 1 million unique monthly visitors.

Please note that this is a remote work position.

Responsibilities

  • Help deliver clear and compelling content across a range of industries and career/HR topics
  • Edit and proofread content for grammar, clarity, readability, formatting and accuracy
  • Fact-check any data, statistics and quotes for accuracy
  • Articulate any issues found during editing and communicate feedback to our pool of writers
  • Ensure SEO instructions and best practices outlined are fulfilled
  • Ensure all-around consistency in terms of style, images and tone of all material
  • Ensure product and service branding and copy instructions are adhered to and up to date
  • Work closely with the content team and report to the editor-in-chief
  • Help with the preparation and editing of any PR, marketing and print material when needed
  • Write content from time to time (including articles, scripts and landing pages)
  • Coordinate with designers and video artists to prepare visual elements for content
  • Stay up to date with industry developments and best practices of digital content production

Requirements

  • Native English speaker
  • A bachelor’s degree in English, communications, journalism, marketing or a related field, or a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Excellent writing, editing, proofreading and researching skills
  • Proficiency in British and American English grammar, spelling and punctuation
  • A passion for editing and publishing engaging and accurate copy
  • Proficiency with popular content management tools and software is advantageous
  • Knowledge of SEO standards and best practices
  • An ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Strong organisational, time management, multitasking and attention-to-detail skills
  • Own workstation and fast internet connection

Perks and Benefits

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Remote working arrangement with contractual agreement
  • 20 paid days’ annual leave, on top of public holidays
  • Semi-flexible hours, in accordance with our content team’s schedule
  • Quarterly performance-based bonus scheme
  • Friendly and open working environment
  • Join a talented and professional editorial team

How to Apply

Please send your CV, cover letter and 2–3 work samples along with your application to [email protected]

DQ Media is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from qualified candidates regardless their age, race, sex, disability, sexual orientation and/or religion.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.

Reference: CA-ED21-LE

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