The Story Artisan role of writer/content creator focuses on writing, editing, and giving creative input on a variety of content creation areas. Responsibilities include:
Write and Edit Content – Compose compelling book drafts, course scripts, and instructional content copy in keeping with our established storytelling structure and the needs of the project. Review and edit the writing of others for style and grammar.
Interview and Ideate – Investigate content topics, conduct interviews with StoryPartners and others, extract key insights, and invent creative angles consistent with our proven process.
You will have the opportunity to work on a wide variety of creative projects in an environment that encourages creativity. You will also have ample opportunity to grow in this role as the company expands and to expand your own skill sets and knowledge on an ongoing basis.
Although located northeast of Atlanta, GA, the work environment is a virtual workplace with occasional in-person meetings (if applicable).
StoryBuilders is a team of storytellers, architects and artisans committed to telling stories that make the world a better place. We come alongside individuals and organizations to help communicate their message or stories in a way that engages their intended audience.
To do that, we create books, digital courses, intellectual property products and experiences, brand messaging, websites, and engaging content of all sorts.
We do it all as a creative team driven by our passion for telling stories and commitment to making a difference in the world guided by these core values:
- CREATIVITY: We always dare to ask what if before figuring out how to.
- EXCELLENCE: We always go all out and give 100% to pursue excellence.
- AUTHENTICITY: We always stay true to who we are and do what we say we will do.
- RELATIONSHIPS: We always put people before profit and listening before action.
- BALANCE: We always prioritize healthy, holistic living to achieve sustainable success.
QualificationsSkills Required: Demonstrated expertise as a writer and an excellent grasp of the nuances and grammar of the English written language. Excellent written and verbal communicator, able to interact well with other team members and with our StoryPartners (clients). Self-starting and disciplined in work habits with little supervision. Eager to learn and grow, able to accept and give constructive feedback, and work collaboratively with a team. Think creatively and communicate new ideas well. Accomplish tasks on time and communicate proactively. Familiarity with Google (Docs, Sheets, Slides), Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Adobe Acrobat. Basic WordPress website management skills are a plus. Must be able to work within the team’s task management system. Education: Bachelor’s degree preferred. English, History, Writing, or similar writing-focused degree(s) a plus. Experience: Preferred minimum 2 years experience in publishing, writing, education, communication, or marketing fields that include a writing focus. Adult education experience is a plus. Must be comfortable working from a distance as part of a virtual team.