Staff Writer

 

Posted: 09/02/2020

*COVID-19/Remote Work Update
We learned from the new reality of Coronavirus (COVID-19) that remote hiring, onboarding, and ongoing employment is not only possible but adds value for our people and to our business. The accomplishments of our team while working in a remote capacity catalyzed us to embrace remote work as a long term strategy, and we are now hiring in AZ, CA, CO, FL, IL, MN, NC, OR, UT, and WA. While our day-to-day approach has changed, our dedication to hiring the best talent in the industry and helping people to thrive both personally and professionally is stronger than ever.

 

Who We Are
We take some of the world’s largest brands to new levels of success.

We are playmakers, game-changers, and go-getters—motivated by the relationships we create and the businesses we represent. We love data. We believe in big ideas. And we always fight for our readers. At the core of everything we do is the desire to elevate the customer experience and create something worth talking about. We take our work—and our dreams—seriously.
 
Who We’re Looking For
 
Staff Writer on CableTV.com – Consumer Marketing, Salt Lake City
 
If punchy headlines, persuasive CTAs, and polished prose send shivers of excitement down your spine, you’ll want to keep reading. And if you’re an internet geek who nerds out over download speeds and troubleshooting Wi-Fi, well, you may have found your new home.  
 
As a Staff Writer on CableTV.com, you’ll help folks find the internet service and products that are right for them. You’ll take complex ideas and information, and make that data accessible for different audiences. 
 
Engaging landing pages. Persuasive service and product reviews. Informative blog posts. You’ll write it all—working across multiple channels (SEO, email, and social media) with a team of like-minded professional marketers.
 
Breaking Down Your Day-to-Day

  • Research products and services that span multiple industries
  • Collaborate with designers, SEO specialists, project managers, developers, and marketing managers
  • Facilitate creative ideas
  • Write both long- and short-form content across multiple channels (organic search, PPC, email, social, display, etc.) 
  • Track and analyze the performance of content
  • Ensure content aligns with brand positioning and voice
  • Juggle numerous projects with competing deadlines
  • Adjust voice and tone for audience and project type
  • Study digital marketing and UX best practices

What You Need

  • 3+ years’ experience in journalism, content marketing, or related field
  • A demonstrable passion for all things internet and tech (preferably in direct relation to journalism or blogging) 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Creative Writing, Journalism (or similar discipline) from an accredited college/university or equivalent work experience
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Google Suite, Airtable, and similar software applications
  • Excellent spelling and grammar skills
  • The ability to take / provide constructive and positive feedback
  • An insatiable drive to learn and grow
  • Solid communication and organizational skills
  • An agile mindset
  • The desire—and ability—to collaborate
  • A knack for solving complex problems
  • Strong grasp of marketing trends
  • An understanding of what language, structure, and value propositions will resonate with our readers
  • A strong portfolio with a variety of samples (persuasive, internet-service or tech content preferred)

MORE ABOUT CLEARLINK
Clearlink, a SYKES company, is an award-winning digital marketing and sales company headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah. Clearlink's leading-edge technology and 2,000 digital marketing, sales, and data science specialists are the reason it’s been a trusted partner for Fortune 500 companies since 2003. Clearlink’s people-focused culture has been recognized internationally for strong leadership, business growth, innovative employee initiatives, and corporate social responsibility. As the global leader in Intelligent CX, Clearlink is committed to providing intuitive, connected, and engaging experiences throughout the customer journey. 

 

BENEFITS
In addition to the competitive pay and a balanced work/life integration, Clearlink offers industry-leading benefits to support you both inside and outside of the workplace. Some of the benefits include:

  • An award-winning wellness program with a path to have 100% of healthcare premiums paid in full (over 80% of employees have 90%-100% of their premiums covered by Clearlink)
  • 401K matching, tuition reimbursement, dedicated budget for conferences and certifications training/certification opportunities
  • Free sets of ski passes to Utah’s top ski resorts
  • Annual Trip of a Lifetime winners from each department that get to choose anywhere in the world to visit and everyone in the larger group of finalists get a consolation prize of a week in a tropical paradise like Hawaii, Jamaica, or Mexico
  • Paid maternity/paternity leave
  • Access to yoga, meditation, counseling, outdoor and wellness activities like mountain biking and paddle-boarding, and much more

 
Everyone is a part; no one is apart. Ours is a community for everyone. We accept diversity in experience, identity, and perspective, not only to help each of us learn and grow but also to expand the capabilities of our business.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functons, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. 

Location:

Salt Lake City