Vercel

Content Strategist, All Regions

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What Vercel is looking for in applicants

About Vercel: 

At Vercel, we are building an open-source developer tools platform that enables developers to build and iterate on the web without sinking time and money into DevOps. We are a remote-first and globally distributed team and we want to shape the future of the web by making cloud computing accessible to everyone. Our philosophy is based on the principles of learning, collaboration, transparency, experimentation, and passion.

  • We are goal-driven and dedicated
  • We use our own tools every day
  • We thrive together with our community
  • We are customer-obsessed
  • We believe in people's ability to grow

About the Content Strategist role:

Vercel is looking for someone who’s equal parts wordsmith, creative, and strategist to join our content marketing team. If you like the idea of wearing many hats and bringing your slew of skills to a fast-moving startup environment, we invite you to keep reading.

We're building out our content engine and are ramping up our production of customer stories, web pages, digital assets, thought leadership, sales enablement, and much, much more.  As a content strategist reporting to the content marketing manager, you will own content in your focus area from ideation to production to promotion and performance. 

What you will do:  

  • Develop blog posts, whitepapers, landing pages, customer stories, ebooks, and more aligned to marketing objectives 
  • Research topics and pitch content ideas aligned to your focus area and audience
  • Shape language and tone of copy and content to elevate the brand voice
  • Edit content, ensuring for consistent voice, correct grammar, and strategic alignment to the project
  • Concept campaign ideas for major initiatives, like product launches, events, and more
  • Own the publication and optimization of content pieces across blog and other channels
  • Manage relationships with contractors, guest writers, and agencies who contribute to content marketing efforts

About you:

  • Well-versed in writing compelling copy that converts
  • Enjoy writing both long-form and short-form content
  • Have basic SEO knowledge and can perform your own keyword research
  • Strong editor (Knowledge of AP style is a plus)
  • An effective and proactive communicator who enjoys collaborating and working with others
  • Driven and welcome constructive feedback to improve your skills
  • Passionate about all things writing, marketing, storytelling

Bonus if you: 

  • Have 5+ years experience in marketing as a content marketer, copywriter, or related role for 
  • Are well versed in writing and planning content for every stage of the marketing lifecycle
  • Have at least 2 years of experience writing for B2B audiences
  • Have at least 2 years of experience writing for technology audiences

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation and stock options
  • Inclusive healthcare package
  • Flexible working style - 100% remote, with teammates located throughout the globe 
  • Learn and grow - we provide mentorship and send you to events that help you build your network and skills 
  • Unlimited PTO - 4 weeks recommended per year. Take time when you need it. 
  • Generous gear credit

Vercel is committed to fostering and empowering an inclusive community within our organization. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Vercel encourages everyone to apply for our available positions, even if they don't necessarily check every box on the job description. 

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