Position (Content Creator)

 

 

Position: CONTENT CREATORS

Position Reports To: Editor

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the editor to create content that resonates with the STYLVO voice and the creative industries

  • Proactively reach out to bloggers, influencers, entrepreneurs, content creators, brands and voices in the creative spaces, for interviews, features and to create content where needed

  • Develop new content ideas for the STYLVO website including relevant downloadable info guides

  • Provide critical support in the development and implementation of campaigns and other projects

  • Creatively identify new types of content to portray topics, articles and trends (e.g video, content series, etc)

  • Write, edit, and produce approximately/at least 1-2 stories a week, across at least one category targeted towards an African demographic

  • Create lists, quizzes,┬ástories and other kinds of posts about fashion, beauty and lifestyle themes, targeted toward an African demographic

  • Utilize data to determine the right products to be featured from brands in Africa and the Diaspora.

Requirements:

Our ideal content creators must have an interest in the creative space and Africa, with a deep desire to learn, build and grow the creative ecosystem through our community. We prefer a teachable person who is truly passionate about digital media, able to deliver on assignments and can learn quickly.

Requirements include:

  • Excellent written communication skills in English language

  • Expertise in identifying market trends and turning them into creative features

  • Proven ability to produce original content with a unique POV that attracts significant media attention

  • Proactive with an excellent ability to work independently and deliver tasks on time and without constant supervision

  • Willingness to step out of your comfort zone and create other types of content that adds value to the STYLVO audience

  • Teachable attitude and constant craving to learn and grow

  • Must be a quick and agile worker, ready to turn around clean, complex copy

  • Must be comfortable collaborating with a team of writers and editors, but also able to work independently

  • Experience working with SEO

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