Content Editor

WHO WE ARE

Life at Sid Lee is intense: A happy mix of passion, fun, sweat, and (a whole lot of) risk.

In fact, there’s only one thing we’re damn sure of: Status quo is boring. Predictable is boring. Boring is boring.

That’s why we surround ourselves with risk-takers, intellectuals, entrepreneurs, makers, pragmatists, creatives, insomniacs, storytellers, and leaders.

And that’s why we always encourage the riskiest ideas. Sometimes they come back to bite us, but oftentimes, they help us transform brands, markets, and clients – usually transforming us too along the way.

 
ROLE
This role blends editorial prowess with digital savvy and a clear understanding of how to package content for a variety of channels.
 
Working under the guidance of the Content Director, the Digital Editor will develop concepts, copy and content for our clients. Typical projects will include long form blogs, website content, multi-media content, social media posts and e-newsletters. In addition to content creation, the Digital Editor will manage freelance contributors and influencers/content creators. The Digital Editor understands how to optimize content online and across social channels, employing SEO in your planning and execution, tailoring and testing headlines for effectiveness, employing the right hash tags for organic content and adapting content as needed based on research to get maximum reach. The Digital Editor will be required to present creative to internal teams and clients.
 
 
ABOUT YOU
You have education in a related field and at least 5 years of experience as a digital editor. You have a knack for understanding brand voices and can write for multiple brands concurrently, while maintaining consistency of tone across all of them. You have a great sense of humour, and you have examples of clever, witty writing in your portfolio. Whether it’s a short, snappy headline or engaging longer copy, you can write it all. You’re able to prioritize your projects and stay on top of a high volume of work. You maintain a positive attitude and sense of humour, even while working under pressure, and have a strong desire to work in a fast-paced, fun environment.