We are looking for a creative Author to generate engaging content for our website and our various media platforms. You should be able to generate ideas and finalize topics based on personal/public interest or as per the brief. Besides, you will also be responsible for developing various story elements like characters, plots and themes.
As an author, you should be able to pitch creative and trending topics to attract the audience attention. Prior to writing and final submission, you should conduct thorough factual research and cite all sources.
Apart from creating content, you should be able to communicate with other authors, writers, publishers and literary agents to grow your network. You will also be responsible for assisting Copywriters in developing marketing campaigns and jingles. Moreover, you will be coordinating with Editors and clients for content planning.
Apply right away if you have a creative mind, adaptable spirit and impressive writing skills!
Developing creative, original and engaging content for various mediums like books, short stories, magazines and scripts
Generating ideas as per the brief or public interest
Creating well-scripted story elements like characters, plot and themes
Proofreading articles before submission
Reviewing and revising written submissions by other writers
Conducting thorough factual research before writing and citing all reference sources in your submission
Submitting written pieces on time by adhering to the proposed deadlines
Writing scripts and book articles in different genres like fiction, nonfiction, biographies etc
Assisting the Marketing team plan promotional and marketing activities
Coordinating with Editorial team and the clients for content planning and execution
Using clear and understandable language to convey ideas
Liaising with artists and designers to create illustrations suiting the content
Contacting and networking with Publishers and Literary Agents to market and distribute written work
Staying up to date with the latest developments in writing styles
Negotiating contracts terms and conditions with publishers and distributors
Attending workshops and literary events to build network
Bachelor’s degree in English Literature, Communication or related field
A certificate course in Creative Writing is preferred
Previous work experience as a Content Writer, Copywriter or a similar role
Excellent writing skills
Ability to think critically and conduct research
Proficiency in Microsoft Office and familiarity with editing softwares like Hemingway App and Grammarly
Excellent time management skills
Ability to work independently
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