Freelance Content Writer

Word Nerd LLC - Atlanta, GA (30+ days ago)


About the Job

Word Nerd LLC is a small start up content agency located in the suburbs of Atlanta. We are currently expanding our team and searching for a creative Copywriter who is dedicated to crafting excellent original content. Copywriters will work with others to better understand project expectations, produce content with the needs of the client or employer in mind, participate in the brainstorming process, and conduct research to develop or support writing. You should also be prepared to assist with other creative processes, such as the visual element selection process.

To be a successful Copywriter, you should have exceptional writing and research skills and the ability to adapt to the varying needs of your clients or companies. You should be punctual, motivated, and detail-oriented.

The ideal candidate would learn our processes and be promoted edit other writers' work before final submission in addition to assuming the usual writing responsibilities.

*Copywriter Responsibilities:
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  • Creating and editing original copy that is accurate, well-researched, and meets client/company needs and deadlines.
  • Speaking with internal and external parties to learn about their content needs.
  • Conducting research to formulate ideas or support writing.
  • Learning about the target audience for copy.
  • Assisting in other aspects of the creative or research processes to create cohesive, accurate content.
  • Effectively adapting to different brand writing styles and tones.

*Copywriter Requirements:
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  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Communications, or related field.
  • Demonstrated writing skills.
  • Strong communication, research, and typing skills.
  • Creativity, Resourcefulness, Flexibility, and Motivation.
  • Ability to understand the needs associated with a project and the target audience.
  • Receptiveness to feedback.
  • Ability to meet deadlines.
  • Experience or strong knowledge about the personal finance industry but can also write knowledgeably and confidently for a variety of other industries.
  • Firm grasp on English grammar
  • Familiarity in working with style guides, such as CMOS and AP
  • Have ability to work well within a virtual team
  • Be able to use tools like Slack, Grammarly and others.

This is a remote, freelance position. Pay is on a per-project basis and can vary from project to project. Please include at least 3 writing samples (links are fine) or a link to your writing portfolio and put "your new word nerd" somewhere in the cover letter area so I know you read this entire post.

Pay varies from 0.025 cents a word and goes up from there. We compensate top talent with a pay increase after you've been with us for six months.

About Word Nerd LLC
Word Nerd LLC is a small start content agency up in its initial phases. We're focused on delivering exceptional content to small businesses and prominent industry names both domestically and across the globe.

Job Type: Temporary

Education:

  • Bachelor's

Location:

  • Atlanta, GA

Required work authorization:

  • United States