Bilingual Editor & SEO Specialist

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Bilingual Editor & SEO Specialist

Who said you couldn’t earn a living while traveling the world? As a fast-growing online travel media, we are looking for a bilingual (EN/FR) editor that also has excellent SEO knowledge.

You have some experience working as an online media editor and an SEO specialist? You can write in French as well as in English? You’re eager to be at the forefront of all that’s happening in the world of SEO? This is for you! 

As a member of the team, you’ll have to show initiative and be entrepreneurial. You’ll work under very limited supervision, but we still expect to see great results!

The perfect person for this role is someone who is attentive to details and that loves to read about new changes to the Google algorithm.

Position at a glance

Location: Remote
Hours: Flexible, minimum 20 hours per week (with potential to scale to full-time as travel restarts)

Salary: $15 – $25 CAD / hour, varies by experience level
Contract period: 3 months (with the possibility of renewing after that either as contractor or possibly as an employee)

 

Responsibilities

Editor:

  • Copyedit blog posts submitted by our writers and translators, respecting their individual styles while rewriting copy for ease of reading, and ensuring clarity of expression and meaning

  • Meticulously proofread for spelling, grammar, punctuation, consistency of formatting, and SEO

  • Verify the accuracy of facts

  • Post articles to the website (via WordPress) and update content database

  • Liaise with writers, to ensure efficient and timely publication of articles, to manage assignments and follow-ups, and to share notes and feedback so they can improve

  • Analyze web analytics data to gauge content performance

  • Help develop the content strategy with co-founders and plan editorial schedule

 

SEO & Content Marketing:

  • Optimize content for SEO

  • Measure and analyze the performance as well as the impacts of changes: implementation of traffic reports, tracking of search engine positioning, keyword analysis, etc.

  • Conduct an audit of our current content and define benchmarks

  • Establish a backlink strategy (internal and external), sourcing and soliciting partnerships for relevant links

  • Modify articles to use as guest posts on other publication for backlinks

  • Liaise with writers, to ensure they incorporate the right keyword in their article and share notes and feedback so they can improve their SEO writings

  • Develop a strategy to obtain press coverage for the company and therefore media backlinks

  • Develop a strategy to build relationships with bloggers and influencers in the travel world

  • Cultivate these relationships and help promote the Flytrippers brand

Requirements

  • You have already worked remotely, are self-disciplined & self-motivated

  • You have previously worked with WordPress

  • You have hands-on editing experience

  • You have hands-on experience with SEO

  • You are bilingual (English/French)

  • You are entrepreneurial and have a passion for helping startups succeed

  • You have the ability to hit the ground running from devising a plan to execution

  • You have great interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills

  • You have incredible attention to detail and work ethic

  • You are comfortable with changing roles, blistering speed, and figuring it out as you go along

 

About Flytrippers

We are an online travel media that specializes in publishing limited-time flight deals as well as travel content. We are a fast-growing company and are the market leaders in our home province of Québec. With your help, we will become North America’s leading online travel media.

To apply, please send the following to team@flytrippers.com before December 21st:

  1. Best cover letter we’ve ever seen
  2. Resume