Content Editor. Ref: LAGMOR00108

Job brief
We are looking for a Content Editor to research, write, proofread and publish online content.

Content Editor responsibilities include producing the monthly newsletter, fact-checking writers’ articles and optimizing written pieces to increase user engagement.  Ultimately, you will produce engaging quality content that speaks to our audience and boosts engagement with our brand.

Responsibilities

  • Write blog posts and marketing copy to promote our products and services
  • Proofread, re-structure and edit articles by content writers
  • Update our website and social media pages with new content
  • Craft and send our monthly newsletter
  • Interview industry professionals and use online sources to research topics
  • Improve illustration in collaboration with marketing and design teams
  • Optimize published pieces using SEO guidelines
  • Manage the editorial calendar and ensure timely publication
  • Generate new ideas around industry-related topics
  • Monitor web traffic and user engagement (e.g. bounce rates)

Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a Content Editor, Web Editor or similar role
  • Excellent writing and editing skills in English
  • Attention to detail
  • Hands-on experience with Content Management Systems (e.g. WordPress)
  • Familiarity with SEO and keyword research
  • Team spirit
  • BSc in Marketing, Journalism, Communications or related field
  • Writing, copy editing, and proofreading experience.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Highly organized and detail oriented.
  • Proficient in desktop publishing software.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Social Media platforms.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should state ‘Job Title & Ref: on the application form that could be found by following the Apply Now Button.

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Please note that we are an equal opportunity employer.