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iGaming/Casino Article Editors Needed ASAP

Paradise Media Published: January 21, 2022
Location
Anywhere
Work can be done remotely
Job Type
Company Type
Mid-sized Business

Description

We are seeking an iGaming and Casino Editor available 30+ hours a week with excellent editorial, reading, writing, and organizational skills to be part of our growing team.

This position has flexible hours and lets you work from anywhere. You'll be working in a start-up company of 30+ people, with many opportunities for promotion, bonuses, and advancement.

Here’s what you’ll be doing and the skills and experience that we’re looking for

Specific Role Experience and Competency [Importance 70%]

Editing Web Content and Articles [Importance 20%]

What you’ll be doing 

  • Ensure articles follow our style guidelines and are well-written, skimmable, and provide great answers using provided SEO keywords.
  • Creating article briefs
  • Editing at least 4, 2,500-word articles a week.
  • Ensuring all articles have no spelling, punctuation, or grammatical errors.
  • Ensuring the written and visual content of the article is engaging.
  • Collaborating with graphic teams to create professional visuals for the content.
  • Work with our advertising partners for the assigned niches to ensure articles are compliant with their guidelines.
  • Collaborate with Virtual Assistants to create links

What you’ll need

Mandatory

  • Fluent in English
  • 1-3+ years of proven experience writing, proofreading, or editing.
  • Can translate ideas and complex research into attractive, precise copy that engages and informs audiences.
  • Comfortable pivoting between topics and writing for different platforms (website, social media, infographics), while still maintaining a consistent voice.
  • Proven at writing/editing up to 10,000+ words a week.

Desirable

  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Creative Writing, Journalism, Communications, or related field.
  • Experience in affiliate content.

Niche Specific Requirements [Importance 10%]

  • Experience in writing igaming & casino articles
  • Knowledge of igaming and casino regulations a plus

Article SEO [Importance 10%]

What you’ll be doing

  • Checking/supporting writers to ensure content adheres to
  • SEO best practices to improve keyword ranking.
  • Optimize for SEO performance.

What you’ll need

Desirable

  • Be interested and confident quick learner of softwares (e.g. WordPress)
  • Experience with SEO tools such as SurferSEO, adRefs or similar.

Research and Fact Checking [Importance 10%]

What you’ll be doing

  • Research any new niches with the help of topic experts and create guidelines for writers to use.
  • Ensure there is no plagiarism within articles.

What you’ll need

Mandatory

  • Strong at researching/fact checking the most relevant, reliable sources for content.

Team Management [Importance 10%]

What you’ll be doing

  • Give actionable feedback and coaching to writers on creating best-in-class content and adherence to guidelines.
  • Continually improve documentation, training, and processes.
  • Receive real, constructive feedback to learn our standards and revise work accordingly

What you’ll need

  • Able to give clear and actionable feedback to team

Core Competency and Personal Traits [Importance 30%]

Role Model Behaviour

  • Proactive and able to contribute new ideas.
  • Reliable, available, and trustworthy.
  • Honest and comfortable with asking for help when you need it.
  • Own mistakes, raise issues to the right people, communicate risks with possible solutions.
  • Be helpful

Positive Energy

  • Great ‘can do’ energy to motivate yourself and your team.

Excellent Organisation

  • Great with file management.
  • Organized and methodical.
  • Be able to manage your work-life balance.
  • Able to manage yourself and your team to meet committed timelines.

Passionate

  • Passionate about writing and, or editing.
  • Interested in relevant fields and/or current affairs.

Excellent Communicator

  • Proficient in English, both written and verbal.
  • Active communicator. Comfortable communicating via email, video call, audio calls, Slack, etc

High Attention to Detail

  • Meticulous attention to detail.
  • Ability to follow procedures and ensure reporting is done correctly.

Benefits

  • Choose your hours and work remotely
  • Long term career opportunities for advancement
  • Collaborate with a team of writers and editors to improve content quality and come up with your own ideas for new content
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