Job Description: Senior Writer

Key Responsibilities

  • An integral role within the Point Hacks Content team, researching, writing and updating between 12-15 posts per week
  • Support and cover for the broader Content team during periods where the Managing Editor is not available
  • Respond to reader comments
  • Generate 5-10 substantive posts of original content each week (as part of the 12-15 posts above)

Essential criteria

  • Extensive, expert knowledge of points earn and redemption tactics that can be leveraged by Australian consumers
  • Demonstrated strong writing and editing skills that aligns with the style and tone of Point Hacks content
  • Passion for the world of points, airline travel and hotels with an eye for clean, concise and interesting copy
  • Knowledge of the Australian rewards credit card market
  • Strong ability to research new topics and stay up-to-date with the latest industry information
  • Pro-active attitude and highly motivated with an ability to develop your own writing topics that meet the needs of the Point Hacks audience

Strongly desired criteria

  • High-level understanding of SEO optimisation and how it relates to the structure and writing of online content
  • Technologically savvy with experience of website content management systems, preferably Word Press
  • A strong desire to travel for both personal and business purposes and share your experiences with others
  • A good understanding of social media and how to engage with audiences through those channels

Role Details

  • This is a full-time role
  • Expected salary: $75,000 + super
  • Start date: ASAP
  • Location: Preference for Melbourne based, but other Australian based locations will be considered but would require remote working

How to apply

  • Make sure you fit the above profile (or forward onto someone who does)
  • Please complete and submit the following application form.