Category: Copywriting, Content Writing, Marketing, Social Media
Location: St. Petersburg, Florida (relocation not covered)
The Content Marketing & Copywriter position will be responsible for copywriting & producing well-written content for our various businesses, websites and brands within the hosting/IT industry. This will include writing content for many different websites, blogs, articles, press releases, social media outlets, print materials, product pages, video scripts, newsletters and a myriad of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) related items. All work will require clear, concise and persuasive writing that's consistent with established branding, current market trends and with SEO tactics & techniques generally top of mind. This position will also require maintaining, monitoring and producing engaging content for key social media accounts related to the success of our operation.
This role entails working very closely and cooperating in tandem with the creative & marketing teams to explore different ideas and concepts for both visual and verbal elements, as well as with other department managers both locally & internationally. Along with producing original content, in some cases you'll be required to review, revise, proofread, edit and improve content written by a colleague in another department.
This position will require you to learn the hosting industry as a whole to establish a strong understanding of our technical products and specifically their positioning in the marketplace, as well as the process and procedures of how our business is currently operated. It will be expected for you to consistently generate new ideas, create, implement and manage operational processes & strategies related to your workflow, as well as keeping the team up-to-date with changes/trends/insights related to your focus/expertise when they arise. Also, you'll be expected to have the ability to successfully pick-up unplanned projects on the fly as they come up.
Other duties and responsibilities include; participating in most marketing related meetings, assisting in new branding initiatives, researching competitors to make adjustments when necessary, and always having an energetic attitude that generates creative ideas amongst all.
This position is for someone who has the willingness to research, study and wants to be part of a young and rapidly growing global technology & marketing team whose goal is to be the biggest and best in the world.
Any candidate to be considered must have at least the following minimum skills:
- Degree or equivalent experience in Copywriting/Technical Writing/Related Writing Experience
- Strong computer & Microsoft Office skills
- Great written and oral communication skills
- Another language is definitely a plus, but not required by any means
Rapid Web Services, LLC is an emerging web-based technology company located right in the heart of beautiful downtown St. Petersburg, where we maintain multiple internet-based businesses, but are primarily focused on one e-commerce company (www.thesslstore.com) and its sister websites that all operate in the global website security industry. The SSL Store™ is currently a global leader in the SSL certificate market and is the largest SSL provider in the world and is always seeking fun, exciting and creative individuals that have the same aspirations as we do.