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  • Posted: May 19, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
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    Source Editor

    The opportunity:

    • As an editor for OfferZen Source, you’ll play a key role in growing a community of software developers who write about things they have learned, done and found useful – all so that other developers can learn from their insights through highly actionable content.

    Your responsibilities

    • Owning the contributor pipeline end-to-end, from lead generation, onboarding and guiding contributors through the writing process until publishing
    • Working closely with our contributors to ensure a great experience for them and high quality content output
    • Editing contributor drafts at different stages in a manner that helps the contributor learn to write better
    • Briefing designers on blog creatives and tool creation

    Reasons you should join:

    • You will help hundreds of software makers all over South Africa and the Netherlands. 
    • You’ll be part of building and growing a unique community and tech content platform.
    • Much like our contributors, our content is incredibly versatile which allows for lots of room for you to add your own inspiration and vision.
    • Our content is being read by thousands of people all over South Africa (and beyond).

    What you should have:

    • University degree, preferably in journalism or similar field OR technical degree
    • 1+ year experience working in copy-editing or journalism OR proven interest/skills through blogs or other writing-related side projects
    • Experience in tech and/or startups a plus
    • Excited about teaching people how to write
    • Likes to talk to people a lot
    • Thrives with lots of feedback - high resilience
    • Interested in understanding our customers
    • Obsessive about self-improvement & constant learning
    • Voracious reader
    • Driven to work super hard to achieve a “Silicon Valley” level of personal execution
    • Interested in technology and startups

    What it’s like to work here:

    • We are a fun-loving and very driven team of 90+ people.
    • We're good at remote: We are focused on intently creating an exceptional remote working culture for our distributed workforce. Although we have office spaces in Cape Town and Amsterdam, we empower and encourage our team to work remotely. This provides the advantage of flexibility and mobility based on what is most suitable for their lifestyle. 
    • We love to do fun stuff together. We are focused on building a connected tribe and a sense of belonging. We value unique and diverse approaches and ensure we create opportunities to share and learn from each other. We have regular online events, show and tells and a book club as well as regional and annual off-site events. 
    • We're dedicated to authenticity: We treat people as people, caring personally and speaking openly. We foster low-ego behaviour - we own our mistakes as well as our victories. We're never about blame. We're always about honesty, learning and continuous improvement. We ensure lots of transparency and visibility. From OKRs and strategy to analytics and company performance numbers, it's all available for you to see and understand.
    • We're passionate about learning and levelling up: Everyone at OfferZen strives for a growth mindset. We read books, listen to podcasts, share expertise obsessively, then take on hard challenges with smart guidance and support. When things go wrong, we look for the learning and how to improve.
    • We’re all about balance: We believe that maintaining a healthy balance between home and work is the key to feeling happier and more productive. This is where remote work and flexibility come in. We also offer 20 days of leave a year which are available to use from the time you start.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to OfferZen on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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