Content Specialist

Marketing Overland Park, Kansas


Description

Company Overview

Shamrock Trading Corporation is the parent company for a family of brands in transportation services, finance and technology. Headquartered in Overland Park, KS, Shamrock has regularly been named one of the Kansas City Business Journal's "Best Places to Work." We also have offices in Chicago, Dallas, Laredo, Midland, Nashville, Atlanta and Fort Lauderdale.

With an average annual revenue growth of 25% since 1986, Shamrock’s success is attributed to three key factors: hiring the best people, cultivating long-term relationships with our customers and continually evolving in the marketplace.


Responsibilities

Shamrock Trading Corporation is looking for a Content Specialist to join the marketing content and design team. This role is responsible for writing, editing and proofreading marketing copy across multiple brands and platforms. The Content Specialist will also focus on helping to build out a content marketing strategy and developing all correlating materials, including blog articles, website copy, etc. An ideal candidate will be a strong writer who is detail-oriented, organized and thrives in a fast-paced team environment.

  • Collaborate with marketing team leadership to further develop our content marketing strategy
  • Help develop and maintain marketing content on company websites, including writing and editing blog articles
  • Use research on the latest industry trends and customer issues to suggest content marketing initiatives
  • Create copy for marketing materials, including email campaigns, presentations, flyers, etc.
  • Edit and proofread content for multiple brands and services with adherence to brand guidelines
  • Establish and track metrics for blog and overall website performance
  • Help manage customer reviews across multiple brands
  • Other duties as assigned


Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in a copywriting, content marketing or similar content role; bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications or related field preferred
  • Proven experience writing blog articles and website copy
  • Experience in transportation, finance or technology industries a plus
  • Ability to share a portfolio of personally created content to support overall writing ability and style
  • Demonstrated ability to meet content and project deadlines
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented
  • Excellent editing and proofreading skills
  • Experience with Google Analytics a plus


Benefits Package

At Shamrock we hire bright, ambitious people and give them the tools they need to be successful. By investing in training and development, we hope to become a long-term career for employees, where there are always opportunities for advancement. Shamrock also offers a premier set of benefits for employees and their families:  

  • Medical: Fully-paid healthcare, dental and vision premiums for employees and eligible dependents 
  • Financial: Generous company 401(k) contributions and employee stock ownership after one year 
  • Wellness: Onsite gym, jogging trail and discounted membership to nearby fitness center 
  • Work-Life Balance: Competitive PTO and paid leave options 

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