Senior Content Editor
WHO WE ARE
Semrush is a leading digital marketing toolkit for SEO, PPC, and content marketing professionals worldwide, with 7 million marketers who have already used Semrush to improve online marketing activities, monitor their website’s performance, as well as the competitor’s one.
With over 45 tools within the software and search data for 140 countries, Semrush provides solutions for in-house marketing teams and agencies working with clients in any industry. Semrush is an absolute leader helping good marketers become great!
The Content Agency is the internal professional writing team here at Semrush. Various Teams, Units and Hubs within Semrush request writing support from our team of writers to help them reach their goals, objectives and KPIs, including SEO-optimized blog posts, articles (news, product updates, etc.), landing pages, emails, video scripts, ad copy, pillar pages, case studies and more.
Our ideal candidate will have in-depth knowledge of SEO and possess excellent editing and writing skills. They will have the ability to collaborate with and support our internal writing team to ensure we’re delivering high-quality, error-free content to our clients in a timely manner. We are seeking someone who knows what makes great content, is detail-oriented and possesses excellent time management skills.
- Edit, copy edit and proof a variety of content produced by writers on our Content Agency team
- Provide constructive feedback to writers to help improve their content
- Guide draft through editorial and tracking stages to final product
- Screen and review continent for SEO best practices
Native English speaker and writer
Bachelor’s Degree in journalism, communications, English or a related field
Editing experience (4+ years in an SEO, content marketing, social media, or relevant B2B role)
A strong understanding of the digital marketing industry
In-depth knowledge of how Google ranks content, knowledge of SEO and what it means to write for SEO
Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar
An understanding of the various writing style guides (Chicago vs Associated Press vs Oxford, etc.) and the differences between them
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both written and oral, as well as problem-solving abilities
Organized, efficient, attentive to detail, able to manage multiple projects and tasks with aggressive deadlines
Ability to work independently as well as in a team
Ability to work in a fast-paced, demanding environment, with multiple and changing priorities
Good experience with CMS platforms (i.e. Wordpress) and Semrush
Knowledge of using Grammarly, Canva and project management tools such as Trello or Monday.com is a plus
Commitment to the company’s culture and quality service standards
- Medical, Dental and Vision Care
- 401(k) plan with Dollar for Dollar company match up to 3% and an additional 50% match on the next 2% you contribute- for a total of 4% company matching funds- EMPLOYER CONTRIBUTIONS ARE FULLY VESTED FROM DAY ONE!
- Short Term & Long Term Disability
- Life Insurance
Some additional perks that Semrush has to offer:
• Flexible work hours
• FREE snacks and drinks
Semrush is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, creed, color, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, ancestry, physical or mental disability, or medical condition including medical characteristics, genetic identity, marital status, military service, or any other classification protected by applicable local, state or federal laws. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements, merit, and individual qualifications.