1 month ago
Sri Lanka
Full-Time
1 month ago
Sri Lanka
Full-Time

 

 

At HOP, we believe remarkable talent, enthusiasm, and creative thinking add up to great work. We’re looking for a creative thinker with excellent content writing and research skills to help us elevate that work as our full-time, in-house content writer. As a member of the creative team, our content writer will write and edit content for a variety of projects (including print, web, mobile, video, and social media), working closely with the accounts and design teams to brainstorm ideas, create concepts, and develop messaging. Thorough research and interviews will be required to understand each client’s industry, products/services, branding, and marketing goals. The most successful content writer will be a quick learner with a versatile writing style.

 

Objectives of this Role

  • Thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment with a high-volume workload often requiring short turnaround times.
  • Continually raise the bar on creativity, writing fresh contents that connect with the desired audience and drive action.
  • Comfortably vary voice, style, and other characteristics demanded by the industry, company, or target audience at hand.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of communication and client-related industry trends.
  • Stay updated on appropriate style guidelines and brand voice for consistency in messaging.

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities

  • Write clear, attractive content with a distinct voice.
  • Interpret copywriting briefs to understand project requirements.
  • Research and understand the client’s needs and target audiences, through online searches, reviews of existing research, interviews with subject matter experts, and in-person meetings.
  • Research and understand the client’s needs and target audiences, through online searches, reviews of existing research, interviews with subject matter experts, and in-person meetings.
  • Write original content and edit for a range of corporate marketing and communications materials.
  • Collaborate with a team of account managers and creative staff from concept development to delivery of the final product.
  • Present content concepts and final deliverables to the internal team, and to client representatives as needed, and participate in client pitches on occasion.
  • Revise content based on internal and client feedback/direction.

 

Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, English, communications, or related discipline.
  • Entry level with minimum of 0-2 years experience in the same field.
  • Exceptional writing and research skills.
  • Ability to work independently and with a team to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent organizational skill and multitasking ability.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Adobe Acrobat Pro.

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Social media or content marketing experience is a plus.
  • Proofreading experience and familiarity with standard style guides is a plus.
  • Experience working with content management systems, WordPress, etc.
  • A keen eye for detail and appreciation of great design.

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