Overview

The Vanbex Group Writer Contract in Vancouver, BC

The Vanbex Group

Branch Vancouver BC CA

Position:
Writer
Location:
Vancouver, BC

Our perfect candidate loves the power of the written word! Vancouver, 1055 West Hastings….

Location:

Vancouver, 1055 West Hastings

The Vanbex Group:

The Vanbex Group was established in 2013 as a strategic consulting firm to better tell the story of digital currency and blockchain-based companies. We have since evolved into a blockchain-based products and services firm, specializing in all aspects of the industry.

We work with clients from around the world who are looking for consultation to application development. We are looking to thus hire a qualified individual to work with our Communications and Consulting division.

Vanbex Group Culture:

We pride ourselves on our team of diverse, high-performing professionals working together as a talented, supportive, and inclusive community on leading edge technologies. From day one, you’ll be included in our weekly industry sessions and receive one on one guidance to help you develop the skills and capabilities you need to succeed – in every sense of the word.

The Role:

As part of our communications team, you will be working on creating press releases, blog posts, and articles that highlight the value proposition and news about the project.

We are looking for someone who loves variety. A writer who has the ability to write everything from blog posts (like drawing similarities between Game of Thrones and workplace culture) to Op-Eds to video scripts to press releases and executive level speeches. This position will work across industries like health care, energy and food service. Our perfect candidate loves the power of the written word!

What will this role do: This position will support clients from our Vancouver office working across various categories and practices.

  • Conceptualize and write original blog posts about a variety of topics on behalf of prestigious roster of clients
  • Write op-eds and press worthy content to help our clients in positioning and highlighting points of views.
  • Development of the tried and true press release. Often on a tight deadline and working directly with all client levels.
  • Contribute and ideate in internal brainstorm sessions to develop big ideas for clients. Assisting the execution of the big idea.
  • Take an editor’s approach to Agency and Client presentations by reviewing and making content as powerful and clear as possible.

Experience and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications is a plus but not required
  • Experience writing on deadline at a similar agency, news organization, student newspaper or other similar role
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (please provide 2-3 writing samples with your application)
  • Creative Thinker and Problem Solver
  • Proactive
  • Collaborative
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize
  • Deadline-oriented
  • Flexible
  • Resourceful

To Apply:

Please send your resume and portfolio.

Job Type: Contract

Job Location:

  • Vancouver, BC

Required education:

  • Bachelor’s

Required experience:

  • Writing: 1 year
  • Journalism: 1 year

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2016-12-05
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