|Technical Content Writer (PT, Re...||HiringThing
HiringThing is online software that helps companies post jobs online, manage applicants and hire great employees. We were founded in 2012 with the mission to deliver intuitive, easy-to-use recruiting software across multiple sales channels and product types.
HiringThing operates in a flexible startup environment where employees can be hands-on in helping build a new company. This is a remote position, so successful applicants will thrive the ability to work from home. Our team stays connected through daily communication and regular video calls.
We are looking for a tech-savvy technical content writer to join our marketing team. The writer will be responsible for developing technical documentation, as well as developing and curating a best-in-class API library to empower developers to implement quickly and accurately.
Position Type:* Part-time (20-25 hours/week) * Non-exempt * Hourly
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:* Develop and edit high quality, developer-friendly technical documentation, including API documentation, user guides and release notes. * Review, edit and update new and existing API documentation * Rewrite and reorganize the existing document library to improve developer productivity * Collaborate and build strong relationships with cross-functional teams (marketing, engineering, product management and client services) to gather requirements and relevant information necessary for documentation * Translate technical documentation into user-friendly use case stories * Ensure superior accuracy, clarity and consistency across all documentation * Define and maintain timelines for content updates
IDEAL CANDIDATE QUALIFICATION:* Four years of relevant technical writing experience * Recent and relevant experience writing API documentation * Strong knowledge of documentation tools * Experience with SaaS
REQUIRED SKILLS:* You can submit recent examples of documentation you have written. * You see yourself as Self Starter always hungry to achieve and learn. * You are easily adaptable open to the change of a startup environment. * You thrive in a fast-paced atmosphere. * You possess excellent communication and active listening skills. * You have excellent attention to detail. * You have can prioritize, work independently, manage time effectively and follow through on tasks/responsibilities.
BENEFITS:* $100/month telecom reimbursement * Up to $50/month fitness reimbursement * 401(k) Plan with Roth and Standard options * Ability to work remotely * Opportunity to contribute in a hands-on manner to the growth and direction of the Company * Paid time off: 1.5 to 3 weeks per year (based on length of service and % of full-time hours worked) * 8 paid holidays * Opportunity for professional development * Comprehensive benefits offered to eligible employees
||New York NY
Company DescriptionBrainrider is amarketing services agencywith teams in San Francisco, New York, Seattle, LA, Toronto, London, and Dublin helping our clients plan, build, run, and measure beautiful, effective marketing and communication programs. Our team is the key to our success: a tenacious group of problem solvers who need and want to understand why. We are driven to find better solutions to pipeline marketing challenges and hurdles. We embrace accountability, celebrate passion, and despise good enough. We work in an open-concept space designed for team collaboration, filled with creativity, productivity, experimentation, and learning. Whether were brainstorming better marketing ideas for our clients or pushing hard to meet a tight deadline, it all happens with teamwork, adaptability, and optimism.
Job DescriptionThis is a full-time embedded position working 100% on-site at our client's office in New York City.Relocation is not provided. Brainrider is looking for an energetic, detail-oriented Content Strategist to join our client-embedded on-site team. The Content Strategistwill be working closely with the Media Partnerships News Team providing marketing execution support to the NewsVertical Partner Marketing Manager. The Content Strategistwill be working closely with the Media Partnerships News Team providing marketing execution support to the NewsVertical Partner Marketing Manager. Ideally you should have news marketingexperience, industry familiarity, a strong writing background and portfolio, and the ability to work autonomously. You have the versatility towrite, publish, and project manage a variety of our client's content projects and also be creative enough to concept new ideas.This role will need to be a mix of creative and organized/execution work balance.This position is fast-paced, and a working style that thrives under pressure will be a sourceof motivation and inspiration. Your regular responsibilities will include: * Building collateral/decks/materials * Writing blog content * Planning, writing, and managingemail newsletter content * Participatingin planning meetings to develop presentation outlines anddraftcontent * Brainstorming deck flow and ultimately building keynote presentations with a strong storyline * Sourcinginput content from existing materials and subject-matter-expert interviews * Interviewing and working with external partners * Synthesizingcomplex news media concepts into presentation outlines * Designing briefs,producingand providinginput into final deliverables
Qualifications* Advanced copywriting and storytelling skill set * Experience managing an industry-focused email newsletter program * Online portfolio that includes a diverse mix of marketing writing projects * 4+ years developing scripts and presentation narratives for executives * Newsroom experience and/or journalism background required * Editorial experience; short form and long form editorial writing * Comfort level interacting and collaborating with senior executives and designers * Good eye for design and layout * Ability to produce marketing materials without design/creative support * Expert level ability in Keynote, PowerPoint and MS Office * Design skills using Photoshop and/or Illustrator a plus * Ability to work autonomously, iterate on versions and revisions quickly, and synthesize inputs from many different sources
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