Feed the Fire

Midweight Social Writer

Job Added: 17 February 2020
Applications Close: 02 April 2020
Level: Senior, Mid-Weight
Contract: Freelance
Based: remote
Salary: £200 to £500 per Day
Website: feedthefire.me

About Feed the Fire

How do we satisfy our needs for purpose, connection and progress at work? How do those factors impact the bottom line? We help businesses answer these questions, consulting on communications, creativity and culture. Clients include big hitters like ABB, Coca-Cola, EY and Unilever as well as smaller players like Cycles Maximus and Spirits Europe, the association of EU distillers.

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About the role

We are looking for an experienced freelancer to create engaging, insightful must-click content for LinkedIn.


Responsibilities

  • Work closely with senior level clients to capture and build on story ideas or suggest them proactively
  • Craft attention grabbing headlines that engage hearts and minds
  • Search and prepare knock-out images to spotlight your great stories
  • Flawlessly proofread your own work
  • Minimize likelihood of negative feedback, effectively manage responses if your best efforts fail


Requirements

  • Good portfolio of social content produced for LinkedIn (or equivalent content for other platforms)
  • Clear understanding of employer brand
  • Solid knowledge of what drives traffic
  • Eye for a good story and the skill to tell it, verbally and visually
  • Experience of dealing directly with senior leaders, ideally interviewing them and writing features/profiles
  • Knowledge of current trends and issues for senior corporate leaders, ideally in FMCG
  • Plenty of zing: you have a flexible, highly responsive, rigorous and imaginative approach to work. Curiosity, empathy and sense of humour important too!

How to apply

Please email:

  • a link to your LinkedIn profile
  • three examples of your best LinkedIn posts (your own or ghosted for a client), and
  • the deliberate error in the copy above

to [email protected] by 9am on March 6th, 2020.

If you don’t have much LinkedIn experience but you’ve got strong social or journalistic experience, send us the most relevant examples from your portfolio.

We’ll invite the best to a trial and the best of the best gets the gig!

Thank you, kindly!