Managing Editor of Content Marketing at Rocket Lawyer | Powderkeg

Location: California or Utah or Colorado or North Carolina

Employment Type: Full time

Team: Opportunities

About Rocket Lawyer

We believe everyone deserves access to affordable and simple legal services.

Founded in 2008, Rocket Lawyer is the largest and most widely used online legal service platform in the world. With offices in North America and Europe, Rocket Lawyer has helped over 25 million people create over 50 million legal documents , and get their legal questions answered.

We are in a unique position to enhance and expand the Rocket Lawyer platform to a scale never seen before in the company’s history, to capture audiences worldwide. We are expanding our team to take on this challenge!

About the Role

Rocket Lawyer is seeking a talented writer and editor to join a dynamic and creative team of content marketing professionals who are passionate about helping businesses, families, and individuals make legal documents, get attorney advice, and confidently protect their futures. You are a determined and relentless editor with a keen eye for detail and solid writing chops. You can write and edit across multiple formats and channels, ensuring that everything that is published under the Rocket Lawyer banner is clean, concise, polished, engaging, and easy to read. While editing and writing is your jam, the path that you walk never strays far from business goals and KPIs. Every piece of content has an audience and a purpose, and every customer and reader deserves content that is relevant, helpful, and respectful.

A Day In the Life

  • Review, edit, and author a variety of content across multiple channels
  • Ensure all content is on-brand, on point, relevant to specific audiences, and drives growth and engagement through SEO and content marketing best practices
  • Optimize articles and landing page content for search and social engagement
  • Conduct research and work with colleagues and partners to ideate article titles that are timely, useful, SEO-friendly, and relevant to people in need of legal help or advice
  • Collaborate with product, marketing, and PR teams to create and edit content in support of single or ongoing campaigns
  • Collaborate with team members on webinars, customer profiles, case studies, and thought leadership content
  • Communicate with external writers and editors and own the ultimate quality of what they produce
  • Use the Editorial Calendar as your North star and daily companion

About you

  • Passion for our mission
  • Proven ability to write and edit engaging, helpful content
  • Critical reader and editor, with an eagle eye for inconsistencies, redundancies, and crooked lines of logic
  • Excellent attention to detail, both for line-editing copy and consistency in style and tone across content
  • Background or education in journalism is helpful
  • Education or prior experience working in a legal setting is helpful
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Basic understanding of SEO and experience leveraging keyword research
  • Demonstrated understanding of Rocket Lawyer’s customer base and familiarity with our product
  • Excellent time-management skills and the ability to work both collaboratively and independently
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously

Benefits & Perks

  • Flexible work environment
  • Comprehensive health plans (including Medical, Dental and Vision insurance for full-time employees)
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Competitive salary packages
  • 401k program with Match
  • Life insurance and disability benefits
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Commuter/Transit Program
Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Managing Editor of Content Marketing
  • Company
    Rocket Lawyer
  • Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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