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English Language Staff Writer, MamásLatinas

CafeMedia is looking for a full-time English Language Staff Writer with at least 4 years reporting and online writing experience for its lifestyle and entertainment bilingual content platform, MamásLatinas.com.

All candidates must have significant online experience and be able to keep up with a fast-paced (but fun!) work environment, while paying close attention to details. Content needs to be original, smart, and have personality. Candidates must be comfortable working in a CMS, have strong writing skills in English and should be able identify topics and cover stories based on current trending topics of high relevance to the US Latina and US Millennial Latina. Individuals should be self-motivated and able to pitch the kinds of stories they would want to share with their Latina friends. The ideal candidate is social media savvy, has an eye for visually appealing content and loves the challenge of creating content in different formats (gallery, Instagram post, GIF post, short video…). Familiarity with SEO best practices and understanding what makes web content viral and sticky is important.

Responsibilities:

  • Generate a mix of posts and other content daily (about 4-5 stories)
  • Source photos and create posters to illustrate own stories
  • Ensure all articles are optimized for both SEO and social media
  • Work with senior edit team to analyze traffic reports and help identify areas of opportunities
  • Stay on top of trends & news relevant to our user
  • Manage some social media accounts
  • Participate in the creation process of all sorts of short videos

Experience and Skills:

  • 4  years of relevant editorial experience, including at least 2 years in online editorial
  • Familiarity with SEO (search engine optimization) and Social Media platforms
  • Well organized, deadline focused and able to multi-task in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent communication skills in English and Spanish
  • Strong writing skills in English (knowledge of Spanish a plus, though not necessary)
  • Self-starter
  • Highly organized and deadline oriented

 

We regret that we are unable to respond to each resume. Only those individuals selected for interviews will be contacted. CafeMedia is an equal opportunity employer.

 

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