We are currently looking for a Copywriter and Editor who will be responsible for writing and editing articles for our gardening blog. We invest heavily in content and want to use this position to renew our commitment to original reporting and fresh ideas.
Ideal candidates will have an above-average grasp of the English language, a Horticulture Journalism background, and be able to write clear, concise, relevant, readable, and grammatically-correct copy. Being plugged into pop-culture is also a plus.
Write long, well-researched articles for the company blog, including generating ideas and fostering them to completion.
Edit and proofread team blog posts and company documents.
Collaborate with other departments as needed to complete projects and meet deadlines.
Ability to document and analyze credible citations for blog posts and internal research projects.
Ability to maintain and manage a content calendar.
Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Writing, or Communications required.
3-5 years of “business” writing
High skill levels in both editing and proofreading.
Able to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
Creative problem solver who seeks answers.
Strong oral & written communication skills.
Basic knowledge of SEO writing is strongly preferred.
Proficiency using Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel and Offices
Experience with WordPress preferred, but not required.
**Applicants must submit writing samples or link to their portfolio**
Base Pay - $35,000 - $45,000 / Year (Competitive and Varies Depending on Experience)
Employment Type - Full-Time
Experience - 3 to 5 Years
Required Travel - None
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