Content Editor

Hometalk.com is the world’s largest DIY community with 21 million members, over 170,000 DIY tutorials, and a top destination for inspiration, ideas, and step-by-step tutorials to beautify your home. Our mission is to empower people to create. We collaborate with the world’s top DIY influencers in order to bring daily inspiration to our users. 

 

We’re looking for an experienced Content Editor to manage a content team. This position is a remote role.

 

In this role, you will oversee all of Hometalk’s SEO content creation. This will include the creation and implementation of an SEO content strategy, the creation of a content calendar based on that strategy, and overseeing our network of freelance writers. You will be in charge of ensuring quality and consistency across large volumes of content from our freelance writers. 

 

Responsibilities

  • Creating a content strategy for making the best in class Content for SEO

  • Managing Hometalk’s content efforts for buying guides, how to’s and category pages

  • Creating a content calendar based on SEO research and strategy

  • Managing a network of freelance writers, giving comprehensive feedback and timelines

  • Editing content to uphold Hometalk’s brand voice and tone, and ensure grammatical and factual accuracy, readability, expertise, authority, and trust

  • Ensuring content satisfies user intent by being insightful, useful, relevant, engaging, and relatable for our audience

  • Editing incoming content for SEO optimization

 


Requirements

  • 3+ years of experience with creating and/or editing web content for SEO

  • A deep understanding of core SEO concepts

  • A passion for editing and creating content

  • Previous experience writing in the home and garden space or real-life DIY experience a plus

  • A degree in English, Communications, or a related degree

  • Strong project management and organizational skills

To apply, send your CV to: marcy@hometalk.com with 2 writing samples