Our client, Capetown, seeks experienced freelance Business Writers/Editors to brainstorm, write, edit, and create content for their customers. Capetown’s editorial team brings editorial strategies to life for some of North America's best-known brands as they build communities through content marketing.
The freelance Business Writer/Editor's ability to adapt to our client's voice and support business goals through well-written articles is essential for driving our client's business success. With that in mind, freelance writers will pitch ideas, brainstorm, write, and edit original content for Capetown's clients, ensuring content is high quality and on-brand.
Freelance Business Writers will comply with our clients' stringent guidelines and ensure that we are providing valuable articles, for their target audiences, that will pass muster under legal and brand scrutiny as well.
Sample Responsibilities (actual responsibilities to be determined by individual customer program):
Brainstorm and pitch original article ideas
Write valuable original content that aligns with client's business goals and guidelines
Edit original content for quality and clarity
Handle program communication between editorial strategist and client
Ensure pitches and content are high quality and on brand
Experience writing professionally or freelance, with a publishing history
Have experience in content or news ideation and production (desired but not essential)
Have familiarity with digital marketing space and enthusiasm for working with commercial brands
Understand tone and voice, and have the ability to adapt content to a client’s specific tone (e.g. What makes a Mashable story different from a Guardian story?)
Be able to concisely communicate with editorial strategists and colleagues about original content
Be available consistently
Interested in being considered for an interview? We invite you to complete our webform to display your interest in the position as described. If you are selected for an interview, you will be contacted for an interview at that time. [Strong preference given towards candidates with excellent US grammar.]