Lead Content Writer at People.ai
San Francisco, CA, US
People.ai accelerates enterprise growth through the power of AI. With the industry’s only Revenue Intelligence System, People.ai frees all customer-facing teams, including salesmarketing, and customer success, from manual data entry by automatically capturing all contact and customer activity data, dynamically updating CRM and other systems of record, and providing actionable intelligence across management tools to realize the full selling capacity of the enterprise. Some of the world’s best brands are leveraging People.ai to transform their business, including Lyft, New Relic, Okta, Tanium, and Zoom.
 
At People.ai, we believe that people enrich the world around them in countless ways. We believe that the more time they spend applying their creativity, resourcefulness and critical thinking to activities that matter most in their professional life, the more effective a professional they become. We're developing a deep understanding of the professional world, mapping people, companies, and the information that flows between them through natural language processing and machine learning. Our team is a diverse, outspoken group of creatives and critical thinkers, hyper-focused on driving enterprise growth. We embrace different. We applaud non-traditional career paths. We're inspired by people who have made processes their own. 
 
As the lead content writer, you’ll develop, manage, and execute  People.ai’s content strategy.  You’ll tell the People.ai story across a range of channels including website, email, and social media.  You’ll also work closely with Product Marketing, Demand Generation and Sales Enablement to deliver polished written assets that build brand awareness, generate product interest, and increase win rates.  

Responsibilities

    • Develop a prioritized list of content topics based on customer research, cross-functional input and SEO keyword analysis
    • Build and maintain a content calendar to support demand generation, sales enablement and new product introduction (NPI) 
    • Source and manage a team of contract writers to deliver assets described in the content calendar on time and on spec
    • Develop and maintain style guides to ensure content consistency across writers
    • Research and produce high quality long-form content such as white papers and trade articles 
    • Write clear marketing copy to be included in email, social posts, and on the website
    • Proofread and edit content written by others 

Requirements

    • 5 years of experience as a Content Writer, Copywriter or Editor
    • Portfolio of published articles
    • Experience doing research using multiple sources
    • Excellent writing and editing skills in English
    • Hands-on experience with Content Management Systems (e.g. WordPress)
    • Proven track record for meeting deadlines
    • Degree in English, Journalism or related field
Founded in 2016 and based in San Francisco, the company is backed by ICONIQ Capital, Andreessen Horowitz, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Y Combinator and others. In 2019, People.ai was recognized as a winner of the 2019 Bay Area Best Places To Work, an awards program presented by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal.