Content Writer at Brightwheel | Powderkeg

Location: Remote (US Only)

Employment Type: Full-time

Team: Marketing

Our Mission and Opportunity

Early education is one of the greatest determinants of childhood outcomes, is a must for working families, and has lasting social and economic impact. Brightwheel’s vision is to enable high quality early education for every child — by giving teachers meaningfully more time with students each day, engaging parents in the development of their kids, and supporting the small businesses that make up the backbone of the $100 billion early education market. Brightwheel is the most loved technology brand in early education globally, trusted by thousands of educators and millions of families.

Our Team

We are a fully remote team with employees across every time zone in the US, and a small hub in Austin. Our team is passionate, talented, and customer- focused. Our exceptional investor group includes Addition, Bessemer Venture Partners, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, GGV Capital, Lowercase Capital, Emerson Collective, and Mark Cuban.

We believe that everyone—from our employees to the students, teachers, and administrators we serve— should be given the opportunity to learn and thrive, whatever their background may be. We celebrate diversity in all forms because it allows our team and the communities we serve to reach their full potential and do their best work.

Who You Are

Brightwheel is seeking a Content Writer to join the Content Marketing team. Brightwheel has a unique opportunity to shape the way our industry evolves its practices and improves early childhood development, making us the primary destination for early education resources and support. The person in this role will be responsible for creating written content for our blog and web pages that attracts and engages prospects. The ideal candidate will have a strong writing background, experience working on an editorial team, and a passion for blending creative elements with SEO instructions to craft helpful, educational content.

What You'll Do

  • Research and write about industry-related topics, crafted in an educational tone
  • Write clear marketing copy to promote our products/service
  • Proofread and edit blog posts before publication
  • Submit work to editors for input and approval
  • Use our Content Management System to submit drafts for publication
  • Collaborate with our content marketing team on timely content projects

Qualifications, Skills, & Abilities

  • Excellent writer, with impeccable grammar and spelling; strong storyteller
  • Experience working on an editorial team
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines
  • On-page SEO experience is a nice-to-have, but not required
  • Sharp attention to detail with exceptional organizational skills
  • Proficiency in or ability to quickly learn content management system (e.g. Hubspot, Wordpress)

Brightwheel offers a competitive compensation package (base salary, equity and benefits) with a strong emphasis on equity-based compensation (ownership in brightwheel). For cash compensation, brightwheel sets standard ranges for all roles based on function, level, and geographic location, benchmarked against similar stage growth companies. In alignment with Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, the annual cash compensation for this role in Colorado is targeted at $69,000 - 86,000. Final offer amounts are determined by multiple factors including geographic location as well as candidate experience and expertise, and may vary from the amounts listed above. If you are applying from a different location and have questions on the compensation band for your region, please ask your recruiter.

Our benefits package includes premium medical, dental, and vision benefits, generous paid parental leave, a flexible paid time off policy, a monthly wellness and productivity stipend, and a Learning & Development stipend.

Brightwheel is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work environment, and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Content Writer
  • Company
  • Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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