Smemark is an upscale content marketing studio helping brands and agencies in multiple niches accelerate growth with superior, scalable content writing for 10+ years.
Our clients have established B2B/Tech businesses who need help growing their company blog (and traffic).
If you have experience with (or if you have an interest in learning) all the aspects of running a successful WordPress blog, from content writing and publishing to website customization and marketing, then this role is for you
What You’ll Be Doing
Generating and maximizing organic traffic by using SEO keywords and SEM tools.
Strategic planning and development of PR, content marketing, guest posting and link building campaigns.
Manage a rich content/editorial calendar that attracts a qualified audience to our blog posts, whitepapers and ebooks.
Prepare content briefs (from this template) and write different types of content — from interviews and original research to case studies and blog posts
Create, publish and promote content according to a strict, pre-defined process and instructions provided in our style guide.
Write personalized emails to pitch story ideas, guest posts and content collaboration to get featured in media and secure press coverage.
Promote blog via emails, newsletters, and on social media channels, and connect with prospects and influencers.
Who You Are/What We Look For
Proficient in conducting research online. Strong critical thinking, analytical skills and ability to understand, report and act on data.
Self-motivated and can work independently in a 100% remote position. Proficient using web / cloud technologies, portals, MS Office applications.
You can reply to emails and comments within 12 hours. On weekdays and when you’re not on holiday.
Flawless English written and verbal communication. You don’t need to be a native English speaker but nobody should notice that you aren’t.
You are detail-oriented. You realize we have processes to ensure we deliver top-quality work and respect that each step in those processes is important.
Familiar with the content agency life (e.g. multiple clients and style guides, strict deadlines, and process-driven workflows).
You are willing to work at low cost on a temporary basis (for 2 weeks) first so we can see your work in action.
You are willing to get on as many online meetings/video calls as required to review your work, walk through feedback and train you properly on our processes.
Decent knowledge of digital marketing. While we don’t expect you to be an expert if you don’t know the difference between SEO and SEM or what link building is, this job is probably not for you.
A portfolio of strong content samples. We need to see links to published work similar to what you’d do for us.
How To Apply
Email your application to Hitesh Sahni — hiteshsah (at) smemarkdigital (dot) in. Your application must meet the following mandatory requirements. Otherwise, it will not be considered.
- Three samples of your best published work in B2B/Tech space.
- Go through our style guide and point out at least one thing that you didn’t fully understand or would like to know more about.
- The subject line/title of your message should be “I Love ProBlogging”
- Mention by when are you available and ready to start.
- State your location, how many hours you have per week for this role, and your expected weekly compensation for those hours (not per word).
- Are you willing to work for the first 2 weeks as a trial at a low rate so we can see if you are a good fit. What will be your expected rate for this trial period?
- Provide as many of these items as possible: your resume, cover letter and website/blog link.