Mimecast

This passionate writer/editor will take ownership of day-to-day operations of the Mimecast blog including working with authors and contributors, editing posts, publishing on the Mimecast site and manage the global content calendar, while staying rooted in our SEO strategy. This is an opportunity to learn and create great content that will help propel a growing company forward.

Responsibilities

You’ll need a sense of humor and a hunger to work in a fast-paced, cross-functional and agile environment. You’ll also need the wherewithal to execute the following tasks (near) flawlessly:

 

Strategy

  • Assist Senior Manager in conceptualizing and developing comprehensive quarterly content plans and calendars tied to major initiatives and campaigns, specifically a blog calendar that maps to these initiatives.
  • Assist in creation and implementation of Mimecast Editorial Guidelines for all content.
  • Internalize results and have the ability to adapt the content strategy based on data.

 Content Development

  • Edit and write blog articles and manage the day-to-day publication schedule.
  • Manage contributors.
  • Manage intake of all company content request tickets in timely fashion.
  • Assist in development and management of marketing collateral including e-books, web copy and demand gen materials.
  • Develop and project-manage long-form thought leadership content

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related concentration.
  • 5+ years of experience writing and working in a fast-paced and collaborative content production environment.
  • 5+ years of experience working in the security or technology field.
  • Working knowledge of SEO preferred.
  • Portfolio of published content samples required.
  • Exceptional writing and communications skills.
  • Exceptional command of syntax, grammar, tone and style. This includes knowledge of AP Style guidelines.
  • Excellent leadership and project management skills and track record of adhering to deadlines.
  • Ability to provide editorial direction.
  • Experience managing small teams and third-party agencies.

Reward

 

We offer a highly competitive rewards and benefits package including private healthcare, dental and life coverage.  Mimecast is an entrepreneurial and high growth company which will provide the right candidate with a wealth of career development opportunities. All Mimecasters strive on being high performers, problem solvers, and team players with passion and integrity.

 

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.