Blogger / Blog Editor STELLA MARIS SCHOOLS, ABUJA Apply now

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Stella Maris Schools Abuja is seeking a professional blogger/ blog editor that can place approximately 4 blogs a week on multiple sites to help us achieve our mission of bringing enjoyable, effective, and affordable education content to the world. We’re working on building out a large-scale content marketing machine. Working closely with our super stoked creative educational digital publicity/e-promotion team, you’ll help take our contents to the next level


Job Description:

  • A blog editor with an eye for detail, a taste for tone, a strong sense of search engine results (SEO), and the ability to whip blog content into quality publishing shape
  • Review, edit, format, and publish blog posts written by our creative content developer and students, across multiple blogs using word press and more
  • Add visual elements to blog posts, help contributors adhere to the Stella Maris Schools Abuja  style guide, review and edit guest posts, and  more
  • Ensure that content adheres to Stella Maris Schools message style and tone
  • Source, create and add visual elements to blog posts
  • Ensure accuracy and efficacy in blog posts developed by students
  • Ensure new posts are effectively optimized for search engine results (SEO)
  • Post to social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.)


Qualification and Requirements:

  • Preference is given to candidate with a Bachelor’s Degree in Creative Writing, English, Journalism/ media and communications, Creative design or related field
  • Graduate with at least 2+ to 4years of experience as a copy editor, blog editor, or focused role
  • Flexibility and passion for IT/Social Media, editing, writing and education
  • Have outstanding writing skills—are a grammar maven with a clear, friendly writing style
  • Ability to collaborate closely with the social media manager, the creative content developer, the digital marketer, the graphic designer and the Executive Teams
  • A skilled copy editor with strong attention to detail
  • Strong communication and time management skills
  • Professionalism regarding time management, and deadline-oriented
  • Have experience using WordPress and familiar with WordPress plugins
  • Know your way around basic HTML and CSS and already familiar with Yoast
  • Knowledge of entertaining education publicity methods
  • Have some design chops and can use Canva
  • Understand SEO best practices and what it takes to get a post to rank top
  • Are always “plugged in” and very responsive online
  • Have written for blogs before or have your own blog
  • Have familiarity with Adobe Suite

A portfolio of sample works should be submitted with a current resume


Please send at least 1-2 relevant URLs to articles you’ve written that have been published online (if available)

Please submit 2 sample article topics and 1-2 sentence descriptions you could write about that would fit in with our target audience

Also, please let us know how many high-quality 2,000 word articles (with images) you could write per week with focus on the school


Job Type: Full Time


Salary Range: 50, 000 naira to 65, 000 naira monthly

Working Hours: Monday – Friday 8.00AM to 5.00PM and may be required to work weekends and longer hours weekdays

Written Interview/Examinations will be conducted for shortlisted applicants 12th August 2017 @ Stella Maris College (The College Hall), Life camp, Abuja


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