|Date Posted||April 16, 2021|
|Required Education||Bachelor's Degree|
|Salary||$14 per hour|
Career Karma is a community of peers, mentors, and coaches that helps people land their dream job in tech. For example, we help people who want to become software engineers by matching them with the right coding bootcamp and supporting them throughout their careers.
To inspire and inform burgeoning tech professionals, we run a blog on our website that covers a range of topics from highly technical posts to general career or educational advice.
Career Karma wants to re-skill America and aid all individuals and communities to access high-paying tech jobs. Just as we mentor our members, we have a strong management team to support, encourage, and guide our employees.
By landing a job with Career Karma, you will gain access to a collaborative work environment that values employee input and strives to fulfill your individual needs. Career Karma cultivates strong camaraderie within its remote workforce and hires freelancers who can commit to engaging with the company using Slack.
Are you an experienced content writer looking for creative work? Career Karma is looking for skilled writers, preferably with some journalism experience, to produce articles in tandem with our corporate partners.
Is able to create engaging and informative articles that are brand-friendly (1,500 to 2,000 words each).
Is willing to commit 30 hours per week toward research, writing, and editing.
Is a strong researcher able to write creatively, proficiently, and thoughtfully on subjects s/he may be unfamiliar with.
Is patient and open to constructive feedback to meet clients’ requests.
Is looking for something more long-term and is willing to engage with a great team of writers and editors using Slack and Zoom.
Values accuracy and submitting polished copy before the deadline.
Experience in journalism, professional writing, or academic research
Familiar with the following applications: Google Docs/Drive, Slack, Zoom, ClickUp
Sharp writing and editing skills
Strong communication skills and the ability to collaborate with team members, often across international time zones
Familiar with SEO best practices
Review content briefs and use them as a guide to draft article outlines.
Research technical topics to write clear outlines and engaging drafts that will make our clients shine while remaining impartial.
When applicable, listen to interviews and pull relevant information and quotes for your articles.
Draft exceptional copy that adheres to our writing guidelines and stands above what exists in the space.
Accept, apply, and note client feedback on all content.
Engage and communicate with editors on a daily basis to ensure deliverables are met.
Meet deadlines while managing multiple assignments.
Attend a weekly staff writers’ meeting.
Please submit the following to email@example.com with the subject line: PAID CONTENT WRITER.
Three writing samples of your published content
Links to social media profiles or portfolios.
Pay starts at $14 per hour.
Career Karma is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, or sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.