***IMPORTANT JOB UPDATE 11-1-18 --- BEGIN***
The nature of this role has changed. This position is now a remote freelance role managed through Upwork. Please see the updated job description below:
We are seeking 10-20 content writers to produce high-quality, informative blog and website content on assigned keywords and topics. We publish in excess of 400,000 words per month on behalf of our wide range of clients and are looking for writers to assign a number of blogs to, potentially on a long-term basis. Our typical content types are medical and health-related blog posts and service pages that consist of 500, 750 and over 1,000 words, as well as accompanying meta descriptions/social throws based on blog content. We write to our main target audience — potential and existing patients of dental, chiropractic, and medical offices — with effective SEO and digital marketing elements. Research is expected, as topics are on medical subjects but should be written in a way that is interesting and understandable to the average reader. Content will be managed via our online system. Knowledge of or willingness to learn basic HTML markup and digital marketing as applied to blog content is required. Content is ordered in batches monthly for unique blogs as well as in an effort to build up our content library. Pay is on a per assignment basis, the rate for 500-word blogs being $22 or $25 for legal blogs.
As a content writer, you will:
- Research topic(s) assigned and create relevant, high-quality content
- Use correct spelling and grammar
- Utilize Upwork to communicate with Doctor Genius project managers for work assignments and
- Use our online content management system to submit work
- Ensure that content has headlines and subheadings
- Adhere to the Doctor Genius style guide
- Adhere to AP Style
- Cite all sources from the original source
- Come up with multiple blog titles based on assigned keywords as requested
If you are still interested in this position, please send an email with your resume and a writing sample (medical or informational preferred) to AS AN ATTACHMENT
***END 11-1-18 POSITION UPDATE***
We are looking for a Content Writer, who will author and edit content for use on our clients' websites. The Content Writer must be a strong independent worker as they will author content ranging from 200 to 1,500 words on topics that are important to individual clients on a daily basis. As the Genius brand works with clients in many business categories, the Content Writer must be flexible and be able to write in a tone with industry specifics that are important to each client. Quality content doesn't just happen. It is written and produced by people who know what they are doing.
The Content Writer must be capable of writing in many voices and have a firm grasp of both the written and spoken English language. Home page and inner page content must be written in a welcoming informative tone. However, blog post content must be written in more of an article format.
In addition to authoring original content, the Content Writer must be able to edit content from other authors.
Under the supervision of the Director of Production, the Content Writer must be proficient in using computers as a means to manage workflow and to interact with the larger development team that will be using the content authored and edited by the Content Writer. Assignments will be posted in an in-house administrative console and the Content Writer is expected to work their queue of content to be sure required content is written and edited in a timely manner. The Content Writer must pay strict attention to workflow processes in tagging statuses and markup of content edits.
Doctor Genius has differentiated itself in the marketplace by providing cutting-edge content, client engagement products, and reporting to our clients. You will enjoy a comfortable work environment with the resources, camaraderie, and training to do your best work.
The Doctor Genius brand works with clients in many business categories. You will be part of a team that genuinely cares about helping you succeed. You will be diligently trained, and work alongside a veteran team that has developed over 1,500 Wordpress websites. You will learn or expand your SEO knowledge. We will help you take what you learned in school or at a previous job, and show you how to use it in the real world in a fast-paced production environment.
Job Type: Full-time
Location: On-site in a creative and fun environment in Irvine, CA
How to Apply
If you are motivated, flexible writer please send your resume and a writing sample or samples (does not need to be business related) for immediate consideration.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $16.00 to $18.00 /hour