Content Strategist - 12 Month Contract  at 99Designs

Contractor - 99d, Marketing, AU - Melbourne, Victoria melbourne marketing contract
Description
Posted a month ago
  • Parental leave cover - 12 month fixed term contract
  • Full time OR Optional 32 hr per week
  • Remote and People first role

99designs by Vista is the world’s global creative platform that makes it easy for clients and designers to work together to create designs they love. Since 2008, our freelance community has brought more than one million creative projects to life for thousands of genius entrepreneurs, savvy small business owners, and brands with big ideas. As part of the Vista family, which includes VistaPrint and VistaCreate, 99designs helps small businesses thrive with expert design at their fingertips.

As a Content Strategist, can you imagine working for a design tech business? Just think how much amazing content there is to create!! And what's even better than that? Developing and leading their video strategy to take our YouTube channel from 0-100!! This is an amazing opportunity to really show what you are capable of.

At 99designs, creating beautiful and engaging content is everything and in this role you will be given the freedom to decide what is produced - nothing is off limits!

About the role

The Marketing team is looking for a Content Strategist to lead the content strategy for the 99designs’ blog and YouTube channel. Working closely with our Blog Editors and Video Production Manager to create high quality content, you will focus on growing our YouTube channel and build authority in this space as well as supporting our blog from a strategic and performance point of view. How? By monitoring the quality and performance of the blog and YouTube channel in line with business goals, and continuously optimizing the content strategy.  

  

A bit about you

You will have experience leading both organic content strategy and video strategy, ideally growing a YouTube channel. You are a lover of data and are well versed in monitoring content performance and can make decisions based on these insights. 

A solid understanding of SEO is also important - you know what it takes to make blog posts and video content rank on Google and YouTube to grow authority and generate organic traffic.

You will be a strong communicator who loves to collaborate and can work with multiple stakeholders across global time zones. Ideally, you will have experience leading a small team, or you are looking to step up into a leadership role. 

Why 99designs by Vista?

As 99designs continues to scale as part of the Vista family, we are committed to building an inclusive and diverse team that reflects the communities in which we operate. We want people to feel like they belong and can bring their whole selves to work. Our aim is to continue to foster a collaborative environment with a keen focus on innovation, growth and ownership. Below are just some of the things we do to support our people:

  • Career development and learning in whatever way suits you! Think paid R&D days, courses, formal and informal mentoring, conferences… however you learn best 99d has got you covered.
  • Culture of workplace flexibility and wellness. Study? Parent juggling? Everyone has different needs and the business will support you in the best way we can. Some people work remotely, some with flex start and finish times...the common thread is it’s all about your individual needs. With annual wellness bonuses of $605 + annually refreshing your WFH space with $300, you'll be supported to do your thang.
  • Support for working parents. 18 weeks paid parental leave policy for all parents (we don't distinguish between a primary and secondary carer), which can be accessed part time or any way you want it over the first 18 months, which you can access from day 1 of joining us. We also pay superannuation for paid and unpaid parental leave for 18months!
  • Support for the community. In addition to 99nonprofits, 99designs provide one paid volunteer day a year for you to support a charity and the community as you see fit!
  • 99d are also a proud Code Like a Girl Gold Partner, host of Girl Geek Academy hack days, & maintain popular open source projects, and support a range of other community groups. It’s in our DNA.