The Wild Wordsmith
Creative and Marketing Assistant
Start Date: 19/04/ 2021
Closing Date: 02/04/2021
Job Type: Freelance / Ad-hoc
Suitable For: Students/Grads
Hours: 3-4 hours per week (to start). 1 hour Monday, 1 hour Friday, remaining 2 to meet deadlines.
Salary: £12 ph
The Wild Wordsmith is a content writing and mentoring business based in Southampton, founded in 2019 by Amber Badger. We offer a rich variety of copywriting services including blogs, website copy, case studies, articles, email marketing, scripts and everything else a purpose led, free spirited business could need to level-up their online presence. What sets us apart is our focus on strategy. We ensure our clients have a content strategy in place before we start writing a single word. We work hard to breathe life into our clients' brands through strategy, storytelling and soulful words. We do this through our 'Flourish' packages, crafting brand stories, tone of voice guides and content marketing strategies.
The Content Assistant role is pivotal for the growth of The Wild Wordsmith and the quality of service we deliver to our clients. We have big plans for The Wild Wordsmith in 2021 and this role will grow with the business. Although it's freelance, you'll be an integral part of the team.
So if you have a mean creative writing streak, great attention to detail and you want to be part of something special, please get in touch. We'd love to hear from you.
FOR THE WILD WORDSMITH
- Social media story and post template design and curation
- Email sequence build and Lead magnet builds
- Pinterest management in line with content/growth strategy
- Research suitable podcast/blog/event outreach in line with content/growth strategy
- Create and send pitch to podcast and event owners
- SEO research and website updates in line with content/growth strategy
- Create guest guidelines for The Wild Wordsmith's upcoming podcast
- Researching potential/new client companies and competition
Researching topics for blogs and newsletters in line with the content strategy
SEO research for blogs or web copy in line with the content strategy
Research for sales funnels in line with the content strategy
Writing up session notes and send follow up emails
Upload content to client website or social media when required
Blog analytics for clients
A degree in a communications or linguistics related subject Marketing experience (paid or voluntary)
Great attention to detail and a creative flair
Good working knowledge of all social media platforms
An understanding of SEO and algorithms
A solid understanding of content marketing theories and strategies.
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