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Content Creator

Content Creator

We're searching for a Content Creator to join our family!

As a Content Creator you will work daily with content production & distribution. You are setting the tone of voice for both Ceylon Sliders and Sunshinestories, and it’s crucial to get behind the brand image and come up with new creative stories to share with our followers. You're the owner of the content calendar, from idea to distribution and are not only passionate about social media but also about writing up blogs, newsletters or print stories. You have a strong interest in photography and love editing photos.

You will mainly be distributing content via social media, blogs and newsletters and it's your job to distribute the content timely and strategically, as to generate traffic and engagement among visitors and followers. Knowledge in digital strategy, SEO, basic copy optimization for web is needed as you need to utilize effective keyword strategy to help us increase our organic traffic from search results. Furthermore, analyzing how the content performs, revising the content calendar according to the results and setting goals for traffic and sales is a crucial aspect of your job.

Other tasks includes creating press releases, event marketing, managing online reviews, incoming PR requests and influencer collaborations and sometimes paid advertisement.

You must not master it all but you need to have an understanding of the bigger picture as you will be dealing with management as well as other creatives and their work as well.

We are a small company and you will have a big responsibility to distribute your time with little guidance from management. A systematic, organized approach to work is equally vital as a creative approach to problems and new ways of communicating our two lifestyle brands. You must be able to see the big picture as well as the finer details, as your work is across the spectrum. You will work with small daily matters, as well as larger aims and setting goals. We are expecting you to be energetic and result driven, be a good team player and to work hard to achieve the goals and deadlines set.

WORK TASKS

  • Content creation/production - photography, video, text and other media
  • Copywriting for blogs, newsletters etc.
  • Content scheduling, consistency and management
  • Design & creative direction
  • Web/print/event resources for content marketing
  • Audience development
  • Generating sales through content, research and measure, always seeking to reach goals set
  • Mechanics of publishing and content management (SEO, etc.)
  • Tagging, images, style

REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum 3 years of work experience in content marketing
  • Personal blog/Instagram or other social media account with a good feed and significant following
  • Experience of photography (shooting & editing). From idea to caption, editing and distribution with DSLR camera
  • Knowledge of Google Analytics, Adobe programs (such as InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Lightroom), Wordpress, Facebook business manager, Campaignmonitor or similar software for newsletters
  • Excellent writing skills being able to create texts in different tones for different readers, always staying on brand
  • Ability to have a creative approach to finding new ways of communication as well having a creative eye for the visual appeal of the brand identity, organizing photo shoots that build the brand
  • Can work for minimum 12 months


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Why work with us?

We believe working with us will develop you professionally and be an experience of a lifetime! Get valuable work experience at a start-up company while enjoying one of the most beautiful locations in the world. 

  • Surf

    Sri Lanka is one of the worlds top surf destinations, and we're a team of dedicated wave lovers always up for a dawn session. You'll have access to boards and guiding to the best breaks along the coast. How much you want to surf is up to you, we promote everyone surfing at least once per day!

  • Yoga

    Stretch your legs with our certified yoga teachers. Having a place to calm your mind after a busy work day can be essential to wellbeing. Here yoga is a natural part of life.

  • Community

    Surfer, artists, creators, foodies. Working with us, or staying with us as guest. You will meet with and interact with a number of awesome people during your employment with us. We love to see how former employers continue working together around the globe.

  • Practicalities

    Moving to a foreign country can be challenging, we know. That's why we help you out with things like housing, visa arrangements and transportation to get you kick started with your life in Sri Lanka.

Work Place and Culture

Working at Sunshinestories is an adventure! We're a fast paced start up in an South East Asian melting pot. 

But no need to worry if you never been here before. We are a community that welcomes everyone with open arms like they are our family. 

Typically we try to get together once a week for a family surf sessions out at the reef or some sunset downers at the beach. 

We'll promise you working with Sunshinesories will include experiences beyond the usual, from getting blessed by our local monk in the yoga shala, to epic surf sessions at secret spots.

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