Associate Content Writer, Creative Services

Employer
Metrocorp
Location
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Salary
Please inquire
Posted
Jul 19, 2019
Ref
Philadelphia magazine
Metro Area
Philadelphia
Duration
Full Time

Associate Content Writer

Philadelphia magazine is looking for an energetic, creative associate content writer for its Creative Services department. The Creative Services department produces editorially driven products for a diverse range of clients through various media, including magazines, video, original photography, and sponsor content. The assistant content writer is a vital part of the Creative Services team, pitching, editing, and writing sponsor content for bostonmagazine.com and making sure client goals are met. Strong editorial instincts are a must.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Brainstorming sponsor content ideas for branded content proposals
  • Writing and editing high-quality sponsor content for phillymag.com
  • Writing engaging advertorial copy for Philadelphia magazine
  • Maintaining detailed editorial calendars
  • Writing marketing copy and social media posts
  • Supporting custom publishing projects as needed
  • Building sponsor content posts in WordPress
  • Ensuring best SEO practices for maximum post performance
  • Scheduling sponsor social posts on Facebook and Twitter
  • Staying abreast of industry trends in custom content and integrated marketing

The ideal candidate is:

  • A self-starter who’s not afraid to take initiative
  • A whiz with headlines and a talented writer who understands the Philadelphia magazing voice
  • A creative storyteller who can deliver branded content with a reader service
  • A deadline-oriented multitasker who can work quickly under pressure and in a team environment
  • An eagle-eyed editor with expertise in AP Style
  • Diplomatic and experienced working with clients
  • Has 2-3 years magazine, blog, or newspaper experience (content marketing experience is a plus, but not required)
  • A strong understanding of social media strategies as well as WordPress, Google Analytics, and SEO

Please email resume, cover letter, clips and salary requirements to Anne Taulane (ataulane@phillymag.com).

* Applications without salary requirements will not be considered.

Metro Corp. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.