Rapid City, SD

(Full Time)

Evergreen Media

The professional who fills this role will be primarily responsible for conceptualizing content and implementing editorial coverage on a variety of topics including: parenting, weddings, business strategy, tourism, budgeting, and more. For an individual who is able to multi-task and is passionate about all they do, this is an excellent opportunity to join a fast-paced, growing company in a role that offers room for fast-track growth.

Skills We’re Looking For:

  • 3+ years experience in content marketing and/or publishing
  • Bachelors degree in Journalism, Media Communications, or related field
  • Experience in adapting tone of voice into different verticals to communicate effectively with readers and targeted audiences
  • Excellent ability in strategizing stories and angles for content calendar creation
  • Able to communicate effectively with clients and freelancers
  • Quick to learn programs such as CRM tools, marketing programs, and task managing software
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects and tasks along with assignments and project leads at once while remaining highly organized
  • Adobe Suite knowledge

Requirements:

  • Ability to work cohesively with production team, contributing confidently the ideas and concepts for content and planning execution
  • Knowledge of SEO basics
  • Produces quality work, copyright free, with confirmed sources
  • Able to meet deadlines and exceed expectations
  • Prepares content for blogs, social media posts, print publications, marketing materials, and more
  • Adept in AP Style format
  • Dependable and consistent with unquestionable integrity
  • Exceptional communications skills and interviewing techniques
  • Self-motivating and proactively seeks to self-educate
  • Demonstrated success in copywriting, social media posting, blogging, writing for print and web

Responsibilities Include:

  • Creation of editorial and web content
  • Develop content clusters and execute keyword insertion for SEO
  • Oversee reader submitted content programs including, but not limited to: contests through social media, column copy, and nomination features
  • Collect and update calendars for Black Hills Parent and Black Hills Visitor magazine
  • Ensures web-based material is uploaded in a timely manner and shared with involved freelancers, models, sponsors, etc.
  • Assist in proofreading all content both internal and external
  • Collaborate with Production Team for title topics and client special projects concerning content creation

What this is Not:

  • This position is not a good fit for someone who is looking to expand their journalistic experience. It will focus primarily on content for marketing and PR use.
  • It is not for someone who is looking to freelance or solely write. This position will be in-house located in Rapid City, SD and will encompass a variety of duties and responsibilities.

We offer a laid-back work environment, a creative downtown workplace, and the chance to do great work with an excellent team. Evergreen Media is an equal-opportunity employer.

BENEFITS:

  • Competitive compensation based on experience
  • Group health and dental insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Entrepreneurial environment: You have the opportunity to work autonomously and take ownership of your job and career

To Apply, follow this link HERE