Overview

Freelance digital content creator

CityBldr is hiring! We are looking for a passionate, determined, and focused freelance digital content creator to join our team. We are a Seattle real estate technology company, passionate about improving land use in cities. We believe land used to its greatest potential creates inclusion, diversity of opportunities, and happy, functional, sustainable communities.

As a digital content creator for CityBldr, you will conduct research and tell engaging, written stories to inform, captivate,  and grow our audience – you will be given credit for your work on our site, develop your own ideas as you become more familiar with CityBldr and our mission as well as being given particular assignments to focus on.  Our ideal candidate is proactive, mission driven, a clear communicator, and dedicated to producing top-notch digital content.

Journalist Duties, and Responsibilities
Receive and create assignments for stories
Publish and share regular content / blogs (original text, images, infographics, video, etc.) that builds meaningful connections with our target audience
Highly Organized, flexible, adaptable and disciplined
Meet regular and recurring deadlines
Aggregate, fact check, revise and edit content
Troubleshoot layout issues as needed
Be available for weekly team meetings and quarterly team week
Collect information to create engaging stories through investigation and research
Collaborate with our team to determine the most relevant content to our target demographics
Keep up-to-date with the latest trends and best practices in online marketing
Use image and video editing software to optimize digital assets for the websites
Help shape CityBldr’s public image
PREFERRED BUT NOT REQUIRED: Help us create a current library of images and content for use in web and other marketing initiatives. Photographers encouraged to apply! Bonus for understanding of HMTL5, CSS, Javascript

Requirements, Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in communication, English, or related field or 4+ years experience in related field
Full command of the craft of advertising and promotional copywriting; able to develop fresh, snappy, engaging, and well-structured headlines, body copy, and calls to action
Adaptable and able to build rapport with a diverse array of people
Disciplined with strong time management skills; able to work to deadlines
Creative and inquiring mind
Strong interpersonal communication skills
Knowledge of communications, media and telecommunications technology
Retain awareness of the reader’s point of view
Provide evidence of work experience in related field and portfolio of published articles or newscasts
Strong Proficiency with Adobe Creative Cloud and Microsoft Office
Experience with search engine optimization is a plus
Willingness to learn and adapt to the needs and changes of a growing company

Please send your cover letter and resume to leah@citybldr.com

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About CityBldr

CityBldr, headquartered in Seattle, WA, is the first "Smart Brokerage," leveraging AI and machine learning to determine the highest and best use of any property in the US. Property owners can see what a builder would pay for their property in 30 seconds.