What We’re Looking For
If you have a passion for home tech and your heart goes pitter-patter when you know you’ve elevated content to new heights, you may have found your new home.
We need a content editor to edit and proofread long-form blog posts, resource articles, and website copy written by our skilled team of writers.
We need someone who will not only edit for clarity and proper usage but will passionately advocate for our users and revise our content to help readers create a connected home.
We need someone who puts the reader first, notices little details, juggles multiple projects at once, gives clear written and verbal feedback, and always meets deadlines. You should also love working collaboratively with writers and other team members to create the best content possible.
You should have experience editing web copy, preferably in the consumer tech space.
Why You’ll Love Our Team
We always fight for the user. At the core of everything we do is the desire to elevate the customer experience and create something that makes readers’ lives better.
Work in a unique, collaborative environment where we share ideas freely and individuals are empowered to affect change.
Be part of a culture that recognizes and rewards effort.
Surround yourself with some of the best content creators and leave work each day having learned something new.
Breaking Down Your Day-to-day
Edit and proofread copy for mechanics, clarity, organization, readability, use value, style guidelines, compliance standards, and helpfulness.
Collaborate with multiple writers, giving and receiving constructive, clear, and kind feedback to improve individual pieces and overall writing.
Work with the managing editor, copy director, SEO specialists, content strategists, marketing managers, designers, and other stakeholders to ensure content pieces meet goals.
Contribute editorial insight and ideas at the team and project levels.
Upload content pieces into WordPress using our content management system.
Provide insights into how we can improve priority pages on our websites.
Manage multiple projects at once and always meet deadlines.
Proactively offer feedback on production processes, research and testing methods, and our editorial stances on small-business content.
What You'll Need
Experience editing web content, preferably with a home tech focus
Demonstrated skill helping others write clear, concise, compelling content
Experience delivering feedback to writers through both written comments and face-to-face interactions
Solid organizational skills and ability to self-manage time
Understanding of how to advocate for users while accomplishing website goals
Ability to adhere to in-house style guide and brand guidelines
Ability to accept and implement feedback
Passion to juggle multiple deadlines and thrive in a fast-paced environment
Eye for detail
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Enthusiasm for collaboration and a willingness to share ideas openly with writers, designers, content strategists, and other team members
2+ years’ experience editing
Preferred degree in English, marketing, journalism, or a related field
Experience editing online/web content
Editing test for qualified applicants
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Internship, Contract, Commission
Pay: $20.00 - $30.00 per hour
- Dental insurance
- Employee discount
- Flexible schedule
- Professional development assistance
- Referral program
- Vision insurance
- 10 hour shift
- 12 hour shift
- 8 hour shift
- Day shift
- Monday to Friday
- Editing: 2 years (Preferred)
- United States (Preferred)