Editor in Chief

Permanent
Australia - Sydney

We are searching for a chief blog editor/ content writer who believes in quality, not quantity.

  • Venture-backed SaaS Start-up
  • Creative Ownership of Content Strategy
  • CBD Location

As a key part of our marketing team, you'll help develop our content strategy and write stories for our blog that cover important topics to our customers. You will understand modern distribution channels like social, Medium and guest blogging, and be passionate about marketing and marketing technology. You'll be responsible for helping us craft and refine our tone of voice, storytelling style and plan and execute against our editorial calendar.

About Autopilot

Autopilot is simple and visual marketing automation software trusted and loved by over 3,000 teams around the world. It helps marketers capture and convert new leads, connect with customers and create loyal repeat buyers. The best teams at Lyft, Atlassian, Microsoft, Instapage, LiveChat, Greenpeace, Patreon and Crunchbase all use Autopilot to automate their marketing.

To date, our software has helped Australia promote the YES vote on gay marriage and say YES to equality. It's given Greenpeace the data and tools they need to win activist campaigns. It's helped Patreon connect and educate creators to give them new revenue streams. And it's helped hundreds of startups tell their story and grow their businesses.

We're a successful, fast growing and global company with offices in Sydney and San Francisco. We have thousands of remarkable customers, an extraordinary team and have wonderful investors like Blackbird, Rembrandt and Salesforce Ventures.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop a content strategy that aligns with goals of the company
  • Write and publish high-quality posts on an ongoing basis
  • Curate, edit and update our integration and how to content directories
  • Create an editorial calendar for our blogs and other content initiatives
  • Create content for our website, marketing emails, presentations, webinars and meetups
  • Collaborate with other team members to help with other content such as video, presentations and webinars
  • Work with other teams to provide copy and content for product launches, how-to videos and user guides
  • Measure the effectiveness of content initiatives and their impact on attributed revenue
  • Become a product expert use this experience to create relevant content for our audience

Requirements:

  • Several years experience in content creation
  • Experience in an editorial or content marketing role
  • Proven understanding of inbound marketing especially SEO, social media, PR
  • Experience producing longer, technical pieces of writing (e.g. white papers and/ or E-books)
  • Ability to work on projects independently while coordinating with various project stakeholders such a product management, sales, success and engineering
  • BA/BS degree from an accredited University
  • Analytical and data-driven, with the ability to clearly measure the impact of your work
  • Excellent communicator with a demonstrated ability to take complex concepts and communicate them in simple and visual ways
  • Ability to work on projects independently while coordinating with various project stakeholders such a product management, sales, success and engineering

Please note, we are open to seeing candidates from various backgrounds e.g. content writing/ strategy; journalist; news/ magazine/ blog editors - fundamental is that quality content writing is key, as is knowledge and interest in the marketing industry.

Please submit a piece of content from your portfolio you think we'd find interesting, together with your application.

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