Vendia is searching for a senior copywriter to join our marketing team. You will have the opportunity to get in on the ground floor at a company at the forefront of the serverless blockchain movement. The senior copywriter will work with our leadership team, Solutions Architecture, Product, and Marketing teams develop high-value technical and business solutions content including whitepapers, blog posts, web copy, and advertisements. 

You will be an early member of our marketing team – a player/coach, with the ability and interest to initially drive outcomes directly, but with the managerial experience to eventually grow, mentor, manage, and specialize a team of writers and content creators as the company’s needs expand. This role will report directly to the Head of Growth Marketing and will have key responsibilities for company-level OKRs, web traffic, organic search rankings, and contributed content.

We are a virtual company seeking employees who can operate within +/- 5 hours of the US Pacific Time Zone.

As a senior copywriter, you will:

  • Own the corporate content strategy Vendia. Execute monthly, quarterly and annual plans.
  • Own the Vendia blog and all content on the website and social channels. 
  • Creative conception and tactical execution of content specific to our digital demand generation initiatives, across a broad range of content types (digital, print, video, interactive).
  • Ensure the website content is meaningful, up-to-date, and supports our SEO strategy.
  • Cultivate a team of talented freelance writers to help scale content production as needed.
  • Organize and manage your own writing projects.
  • Improve and extend the value of our existing content assets.
  • Collaborate with design to create images to support content.
  • Utilize marketing analytics to measure, track and reassess the team's strategy based on performance of assets and messaging.
  • Develop quality control for voice, tone, grammar and Vendia style.

You are:

  • A clear, concise writer. 
  • A strategic, result-driven leader. You are eager to make a huge impact at Vendia. You thrive in a fast-moving, dynamic environment and are able to operate fluidly between the big picture and small tasks, while never losing sight of results.
  • A team player. You're able to align cross-functional teams towards a common objective, partnering closely with leadership, customer success, product, design, etc., and nurturing warm relationships across every functional team.
  • A great player / coach. You have the ability and interest to drive outcomes directly, and you also have the managerial experience to eventually grow, mentor, manage, and specialize a content team as the company’s needs expand. You know how to set the goals and priorities of the team and provide mentorship and support.
  • Fluent in English, both writing and speaking.

You have:

  • 7+ years of B2B marketing experience related to content marketing and social media.
  • Basic understanding of SEO principles and how content impacts them.
  • Strong editorial background and exceptional skill in writing for a broad range of audiences and content types.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Deep understanding of the creative process; experience of all roles and aspects of content production including print and digital.
  • Demonstrated ability to work cross functionally, improving the overall quality and throughput of an extended team.
  • Proven experience producing content with freelancers or agencies.
  • Self-motivated individual who thrives in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.

About Vendia

Vendia is creating the world’s fastest and most scalable platform for creating and running universal applications. Our cloud-based, SaaS-delivered offering enables application developers to work with real-time business data – across companies and clouds. By recreating the speed and ease of a conventional database, we’re tackling the hardest cross-cloud sharing challenges so that our customers can focus on what matters most: their business outcomes. 

Our customers span industries – from automotive and food & beverage, to travel, hospitality, and not-for-profits. They use Vendia to solve challenging data sharing and data integration problems: real-time supply chain and logistics tracking, settlement of physical and digital contracts, consolidating the data needed to drive AI/ML inferencing, and more. Our employees helped create industry-changing services like AWS Lambda, DynamoDB, API Gateway, and many more. We are taking that expertise and continuing the tradition at Vendia. We build disruptive, innovative technologies that combine the best of Serverless, distributed ledgers, and massively scaled cloud-based services that deliver business value to our customers.

Vendia is a rapidly growing, minority-owned startup headquartered in San Francisco and Seattle, serving the needs of enterprises around the globe. Our recent $15.5M Series A investment has enabled us to accelerate our vision of multi-party data sharing, and we are growing rapidly. We embrace remote workers but also love interactive development. Our culture is dynamic, with a focus on rapid, iterative delivery and continuous learning from customer engagements. Most importantly, we are a "succeed or fail together" company - everyone here plays nicely with each other, a culture we’ve enshrined in our Kind Humans Policy, and a key requirement for all job applicants.

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