Personal Finance Content Manager (Contract)

At resulta you will have the opportunity to work with brilliant, energetic co-workers. The environment is culture-driven, with a casual work atmosphere where technology is revered.

The Content Manager will support the Commercial team to ensure their site has everything it needs to succeed, from a content standpoint. The Content Manager will take full ownership of the site and is responsible for the quality of the content. 

Is this role right for me?

To be perfect for this position, you will need to:

  • Edit and post articles from freelance writers. We are looking for 5-7 pieces of content to be posted on the website each week. These pieces can range from brand/product reviews, guides, how-tos, and evergreens. We use WordPress and will give you full training on how to navigate the backend of the site.
  • Create outlines for each piece that is sent out. It is very important that we equip our writers with detailed outlines so they understand exactly what type of content they’ll be producing.
  • Communicate with freelance writers via email to send out assignments, set deadlines and follow-up when content isn’t received on time.
  • Use SEO Best Practices and relevant SEO tools like Ryte. Don’t worry if you don’t know what Ryte is. You’ll receive proper SEO content training like how to write meta descriptions, titles, H tags, etc.
  • Work with Content Strategist to optimize older pages for SEO and content updates.
  • Meet weekly with Product Manager and Content Strategist via internal video tools (eg. Slack) to discuss progress, pain points, content ideation.
  • Commandeer the Jira board… don’t be scared. This is easier than it sounds.

What qualifications do I need?

The ideal candidate should possess:

  • A basic understanding of the Canadian personal finance industry (credit cards, LOC, banking, RRSPs, GICs, etc.)
  • Editorial experience editing and/or writing content in any capacity (you must be able to spot grammar and spelling mistakes and know when an article isn’t worded properly)
  • Degree or certificate in any of the following:
    • Journalism
    • Communications
    • Marketing
    • Technical Writing
    • Business
    • Other related disciplines
  • Comfortable with attribution (your byline) on the site

Strong consideration will be given to candidates who also offer the following:

  • Publishing content via Elementor
  • Basic design elements such as photo placement and sizing

This is a remote contract position but you must live in North America.

If we sound like a great fit, we’d love to hear from you! #Teamresulta is devoted to creating a safe work environment that celebrates diversity and fosters inclusion. We encourage candidates of all backgrounds and expressions to apply!