Marketing Writer

Posted/Last Revised: 4th Oct, 2018

  • Company/Organization
  • LawDepot.com
  • Website
  • http://www.lawdepot.com/career/
  • Location
  • Edmonton, AB
  • Educational Req.
  • Knowledge and Skill Requirements:

    • Post-secondary education in Communications, Marketing, English, Journalism, Business or Digital Media
    • Excellent writing and editing skills
    • Ability to communicate legal topics to a non-legal audience
    • Experience writing for an online or digital audience would be an asset
    • Knowledge of Search Engine Optimization best practices would be an asset
    • Ability to work independently, think creatively, solve problems and take initiative
  • Contact Name
  • Chris Bordato
  • Contact Phone
  • (780) 784-0787
  • Contact Email
  • career@lawdepot.ca
  • Closing Date
  • Nov. 5, 2018

Description

Job Title – Marketing Writer

Company Profile:

Join one of the fastest growing companies in Canada and a five-time Growth 500 ranked organization (2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014). LawDepot is the most advanced publisher of web based do-it-yourself legal documents. Using a unique step by step method, LawDepot simplifies the process of creating a customized legal document. LawDepot products cover all facets of the legal industry including: Estate Planning, Family Law, Real Estate, Business and Human Resources. Over four million satisfied customers have trusted LawDepot to solve their legal needs. LawDepot attracts over two million monthly visitors and is the 5,000th largest website in North America.

Position Overview:

LawDepot.com is currently expanding and looking to recruit a Marketing Writer in Edmonton, Alberta. Working with the Content Marketing team, you will be responsible for writing online content to drive results for LawDepot products and websites. This is a full time permanent position, working 37.5 hours per week.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Write and prepare new content for the website
  • Create blog, SEO and social media copy
  • Edit and proofread content developed by other team members
  • Complete projects to drive organic search results
  • Conduct research on various legal topics and develop ideas for content
  • Utilize various reports to identify natural search opportunities
  • Collaborate with other internal departments (Legal, Product, Design, Development) to execute projects

 

Knowledge and Skill Requirements:

  • Post-secondary education in Communications, Marketing, English, Journalism, Business or Digital Media
  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • Ability to communicate legal topics to a non-legal audience
  • Experience writing for an online or digital audience would be an asset
  • Knowledge of Search Engine Optimization best practices would be an asset
  • Ability to work independently, think creatively, solve problems and take initiative

 

Why you should join the LawDepot team:

  • Excellent total compensation package
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits, plus an additional Health Care Spending Account
  • Flexible work hours
  • Paid vacation plus bonus personal days
  • Access to continuous learning opportunities, including a subscription to LinkedIn Learning
  • Company share plan
  • Free weekly catered lunch for the entire office
  • Casual work environment

 

How to apply:

Please send a resume, cover letter and some samples of your previous writing work by email to career@lawdepot.ca or submit online via our Careers page at https://www.lawdepot.com/career.

We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.