Help Wanted: Digital Content Strategist (Contractor)

Join the Cornershop team!

The core responsibility for this position will be to implement content strategies for our nonprofit customers. This role will work with our experienced content strategists on tasks like managing Google Ads accounts, performing SEO research, analyzing Google Analytics data, optimizing web content, writing web content, creating social media posts for clients, providing social media strategy, and generally making strategic recommendations for optimizing web content and marketing. 

Because we are a web agency that works with nonprofits, our ideal candidate will have experience working with the nonprofit community in addition to a working knowledge of WordPress site administration. This position will report to the Director of Support and Digital Strategy.

Responsibilities

  • Google Ads management, specifically the nuances that come with managing Nonprofit Ad Grant accounts to optimize their spend within the limitations of the grant
  • Create SEO plans and strategies, including performing keyword research (using Moz and other tools) to optimize web content for SEO
  • Write copy for nonprofits, both short and long-form
  • Create campaign strategies and supporting assets such as emails, pop-ups, ads, and web page content
  • Set up analytics reports using GA4 and Looker Studio, as well as analyze data and provide recommendations based on those findings
  • Compile campaign reports based on data from various sources, such as Google Analytics, email services, and CRMs
  • Provide strategic advice on how nonprofits can effectively use social media to support their campaigns
  • Ability to edit copy for grammar, SEO, and marketing opportunities
  • Strategize, build and analyze A/B tests
  • Create and update website pop-ups
  • Create, format, and update content in WordPress

Desired Skills/Knowledge

The ideal candidate will have at least basic knowledge or experience in most of the following:

  • Background in copywriting and copy editing, content presentation, and content delivery
  • Experience with both creating and implementing marketing and fundraising strategies
  • Experience with SEO, writing for search engines, keyword analysis, and writing
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Experience with creating, running, and analyzing usability tests
  • Empathetic analyst, able to identify client goals and audience needs via calls and meeting notes
  • Willingness to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Experienced and enthusiastic juggler (literally would be cool, but we’re speaking metaphorically here with the number of different projects we work on)
  • Passionate about nonprofits, especially progressive causes
  • Ability to remain cheerful, calm, and organized even though the *$%@ conference line isn’t working for everyone AGAIN
  • Knowledge of digital ads platforms, specifically Google and Facebook
  • Knowledge of Google Analytics 4, bonus points for knowing your way around Looker Studio as well
  • Knowledge of WordPress and WordPress visual builders, including Gutenberg and Elementor
  • Knowledge of best practices in web design and development, particularly around performance and SEO

Rate

This will be an independent contractor role at the rate of $45/hour. We anticipate 10-20 hours/week, though we are looking for someone who can be flexible. Ideally, we expect this could increase to full-time work in the future.

To apply, visit https://cornershopcreative.com/apply/ to submit: 

  • Your résumé, which should include an indication of which US state you live and work in
  • A brief cover letter, explaining why you’re excited about this opportunity
  • If possible, links to work you’ve been involved with that we should see, such as recent websites or testimonials

Please be sure to include all of these items — to save everyone valuable time we won’t review incomplete applications. Thanks for understanding.

US applicants only! No agencies.

Cornershop is an equal-opportunity employer.